Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And a certain woman named Lydia, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, which worshipped God, heard us: whose heart the Lord opened, that she attended unto the things which were spoken of Paul.
After leaving the jail they went to Lydia's house, and saw the brothers and encouraged them. Then they left the town.
say, "Write what you see in a roll and send it to the seven churches??o Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamum, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, and Laodicea."
"To the angel of the church in Thyatira write: " 'The Son of God, whose eyes blaze like fire, and whose feet are like bronze, speaks thus:
So he got up and went. Now there was an Ethiopian eunuch, a member of the court of Candace, queen of Ethiopia, her chief treasurer, who had come up to Jerusalem to worship,
He was a devout man, who feared God, as did all the members of his household. He was liberal in charities to the people, and always prayed to God.
So he moved to the house of a devout proselyte named Titius Justus, which was next door to the synagogue.
There were some Greeks among those who had come up to worship at the festival,
The Lord's hand was with them, and there were a great many who believed and turned to the Lord.
Then he opened their minds to the understanding of the Scriptures,
No one can come to me unless the Father who sent me draws him to me; then I myself will raise him to life on the Last Day.
So it depends not on human will or exertion, but on the mercy of God.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I did the planting, Apollos the watering, but it was God who made the plants grow.
2 Corinthians 3:14
Their minds were dulled. For to this day, that same veil remains unlifted, when they read the old agreement, for only through union with Christ is it removed.
2 Corinthians 4:4
In their case, the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep the light of the good news of the glorious Christ, the likeness of God, from dawning upon them.
The God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, grant you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation through the knowledge of himself,
For it is God who in his good will is at work in your hearts, inspiring your will and your action.
Do not be misled, my dear brothers.
"To the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: " 'He who is holy and true, who carries the key of David, who opens and no one shall shut, and shuts and no one shall open, speaks thus:
but they urged him not to, and said, "Stay with us, for it is getting toward evening, and the day is nearly over." So he went in to stay with them.