Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Behold, ye despisers, and wonder, and perish: for I work a work in your days, a work which ye shall in no wise believe, though a man declare it unto you.
And the Pharisees, being lovers of money, were hearing all these things, and were openly mocking Him.
And the people stood beholding. And the rulers also were scoffing at Him, saying, "He saved others; let Him save Himself! if This is the Christ of God, the Chosen!"
Anyone, having set aside Moses' law, dies without mercy on the testimony of two or three witnesses;
for so hath the Lord commanded us, 'I have set Thee for a Light of the gentiles, that Thou mayest be for salvation to the uttermost part of the earth.'"
And it shall be, that every soul that will not hearken to that Prophet, shall be utterly destroyed from among the people.'
for we have heard him say, that This Jesus, the Nazarene, will overthrow this place, and will change the customs which Moses delivered to us."
And He said to me, 'Depart, because I will send you far hence to the gentiles.'
And Jesus, hearing it, wondered, and said to those following Him, "Verily I say to you, with no one in Israel did I find such faith.
They say to Him, "He will miserably destroy those miserable men, and will let out the vineyard to other husbandmen, who will render to him the fruits in their seasons."
"And the king was enraged; and, sending his armies, he destroyed those murderers, and burned their city.
Therefore, behold, I send to you prophets and wise men and scribes; some of them ye will kill and crucify, and some ye will scourge in your synagogues, and persecute from city to city;
saying, "If you knew, in this your day??ven you??he things pertaining to peace! but just now were they hid from your eyes!
"But when ye see Jerusalem encompassed by armies, then know that her desolation has drawn near.
What, then? What Israel is seeking for, this he did not obtain; but the election obtained it, and the rest were hardened;
that by revelation was made known to me the mystery, as I wrote before in brief;
the mystery which has been hidden from the ages and from the generations, but was now made manifest to His saints;
1 Thessalonians 2:16
forbidding us to speak to the gentiles, that they might be saved, for the filling up of their sins always; and the wrath came upon them to the uttermost.
1 Peter 4:17
Because it is the time for judgment to begin at the house of God; and, if it begin first at us, what shall be the end of those who obey not the Gospel of God?