Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and they were all filled with the holy ghost, and began to speak in different languages, as the spirit gave them utterance.
1 Corinthians 12:10
to another the working of miracles; to another prophecy, to another discerning of spirits; to another diversity of languages; to another the interpretation of languages.
Then I saw another angel fly in the mid-heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach to those that dwell on the earth, to every nation, tribe, province, and people, crying with a loud voice,
I indeed baptize you with water to lead you to repentance; but he that cometh after me, is my superiour, whose shoes I am not worthy to carry: he shall baptize you with the effusion of the holy Ghost, in the appearance of fire:
Upon this, they said to one another, to what ardor did not our affections rise, while he talk'd with us by the way, and while he expounded to us the scriptures?
the tongue is a brand that sets the world in a combustion: it is but one of the numerous organs of the body, yet it can blast whole assemblies: tipp'd with infernal sulphur it sets the whole train of life in a blaze.
by virtue of my power, my two witnesses shall prophesy a thousand two hundred and threescore days cloathed in sackcloth.
At that time the disciples being assembled, to the number of about an hundred and twenty, Peter rose up in the midst of them,
and Jesus answer'd, Let it be so for the present, for it becometh us to do whatever is right. then John consented.
and John testified, saying, I saw the spirit descending from heaven like a dove, and it abode upon him.