“And now, behold, I know that all of you, among whom I went about preaching the kingdom, will no longer see my face.
preaching the kingdom of God and teaching concerning the Lord Jesus Christ with all openness, unhindered.
Jesus was going throughout all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every kind of disease and every kind of sickness among the people.
grieving especially over the word which he had spoken, that they would not see his face again. And they were accompanying him to the ship.
From that time Jesus began to preach and say, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.”
And as you go, preach, saying, ‘The kingdom of heaven is at hand.’
When anyone hears the word of the kingdom and does not understand it, the evil one comes and snatches away what has been sown in his heart. This is the one on whom seed was sown beside the road.
And Jesus said to them, “Therefore every scribe who has become a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is like a head of a household, who brings out of his treasure things new and old.”
But He said to him, “Allow the dead to bury their own dead; but as for you, go and proclaim everywhere the kingdom of God.”
“The Law and the Prophets were proclaimed until John; since that time the gospel of the kingdom of God has been preached, and everyone is forcing his way into it.
But when they believed Philip preaching the good news about the kingdom of God and the name of Jesus Christ, they were being baptized, men and women alike.
but now, with no further place for me in these regions, and since I have had for many years a longing to come to you
I was still unknown by sight to the churches of Judea which were in Christ;
For I want you to know how great a struggle I have on your behalf and for those who are at Laodicea, and for all those who have not personally seen my face,