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 word that came throughout all Judaea, after the immersion which John preached; even Jesus of Nazareth,
For the king knows well concerning these things, to whom also I speak boldly; for I am persuaded that no one of these things is hidden from him; for this has not been done in a corner.
And John, having heard, in the prison, of the works of the Christ, sending by his disciples,
And, coming near to Him, the men said, "John, the Immerser, sent us to Thee, saying, 'Art Thou the Coming One, or are we to expect another?'"
And one of them, Cleopas by name, said to Him, "Art Thou only a Stranger in Jerusalem, and knowest not the things that came to pass there in these days?"
This man came to Jesus by night, and said to Him, "Rabbi, we know that Thou hast come, as a Teacher, from God; for no one can do the signs which Thou art doing, unless God be with Him."
But I have a testimony greater than that of John; for the works which the Father hath given Me to accomplish, the very works that I am doing testify concerning Me, that the Father hath sent Me.
The men, therefore, seeing the sign that He did, said, "This, truly, is the Prophet Who cometh into the world."
But of the multitude many believed on Him, and said, "When the Christ shall come, will He do more signs than those which This Man did?"
If I do not the works of My Father, believe Me not;
The high priests, therefore, and the Pharisees gathered a council, and said, "What are we doing? because This Man is doing many signs.
The multitude, therefore, that was with Him when He called Lazarus out of the tomb, and raised him from the dead, was bearing testimony.
Do you not believe that I am in the Father, and the Father in Me? The words that I say to you, I speak not from Myself; but the Father, abiding in Me, doeth His works.
Had I not done among them the works which no other did, they would not have had sin; but now have they both seen and hated both Me and My Father;
God testifying with them, both with signs and wonders and manifold miracles, and distributions of the Holy Spirit, according to His will?
And Jesus was going about all the cities and the villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the Gospel of the Kingdom, and healing every disease and every infirmity.