Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ye men of Israel, hear these words; Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved of God among you by miracles and wonders and signs, which God did by him in the midst of you, as ye yourselves also know:
ye know; the testimony which has spread through the whole of Judaea, beginning from Galilee after the baptism which John preached --
for the king is informed about these things, to whom also I speak with all freedom. For I am persuaded that of these things nothing is hidden from him; for this was not done in a corner.
But John, having heard in the prison the works of the Christ, sent by his disciples,
But the men having come to him said, John the baptist has sent us to thee, saying, Art thou he that is coming, or are we to wait for another?
And one of them, named Cleopas, answering said to him, Thou sojournest alone in Jerusalem, and dost not know what has taken place in it in these days?
he came to him by night, and said to him, Rabbi, we know that thou art come a teacher from God, for none can do these signs that thou doest unless God be with him.
But I have the witness that is greater than that of John; for the works which the Father has given me that I should complete them, the works themselves which I do, bear witness concerning me that the Father has sent me.
The men therefore, having seen the sign which Jesus had done, said, This is truly the prophet which is coming into the world.
But many of the crowd believed on him, and said, Will the Christ, when he comes, do more signs than those which this man has done?
If I do not the works of my Father, believe me not;
The chief priests, therefore, and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, What do we? for this man does many signs.
The crowd therefore that was with him bore witness because he had called Lazarus out of the tomb, and raised him from among the dead.
Believest thou not that I am in the Father, and that the Father is in me? The words which I speak to you I do not speak from myself; but the Father who abides in me, he does the works.
If I had not done among them the works which no other one has done, they had not had sin; but now they have both seen and hated both me and my Father.
God bearing, besides, witness with them to it, both by signs and wonders, and various acts of power, and distributions of the Holy Spirit, according to his will?
And Jesus went round all the cities and the villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the glad tidings of the kingdom, and healing every disease and every bodily weakness.