Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Testifying both to the Jews, and also to the Greeks, repentance toward God, and faith toward our Lord Jesus Christ.
things that little affect me, nor is life so much my concern, as to finish my course, and the charge I receiv'd from the Lord Jesus, to attest the declaration of the divine favour.
and with many other discourses did he conjure and exhort them, to save themselves from that depraved generation.
after this the apostles having certified and preached the word of the Lord, returned to Jerusalem, preaching the gospel by the way in many villages of the Samaritans.
and when Silas and Timothy were arriv'd from Macedonia, Paul with great concern remonstrated to the Jews, that Jesus was the Messiah:
Having therefore set him a day, they came in great numbers to his lodgings; where he explain'd and confirm'd the reality of the gospel-dispensation, from morning to night, enforcing what the writings of Moses and the prophets had affirm'd concerning Jesus.
1 John 5:11
Now what is testified, is this, that God has given to us eternal life: and this life is by his son.
To the jews
and try'd to gain upon the Jews and the Greek proselytes:
this was known to all the Jews and Greeks, that liv'd at Ephesus, who were all seiz'd with fear, and the name of the Lord Jesus was exalted.
I owe what service I can do to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians, to the learned, and to the illiterate.
1 Corinthians 1:22
while the Jews require signs, and the Greeks seek wisdom:
I came not to call saints, but sinners to repentance. Then they ask'd him, how comes it that John's disciples,