Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now there was a disciple at
Damascus named Ananias; and the Lord said to him in a vision, “Ananias.” And he said, “Here I am, Lord.”
Some devout men buried Stephen, and made loud lamentation over him.
And some of them were persuaded and joined Paul and Silas, along with a large number of the God-fearing Greeks and a number of the leading women.
And there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon; and this man was
righteous and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel; and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
brethren, select from among you seven men of good reputation, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, whom we may put in charge of this task.
They said, “Cornelius, a centurion, a righteous and
God-fearing man well spoken of by the entire nation of the Jews, was divinely directed by a holy angel to send for you to come to his house and hear a message from you.”
2 Corinthians 6:8
by glory and
dishonor, by evil report and good report; regarded as deceivers and yet true;
1 Timothy 3:7
And he must
have a good reputation with those outside the church, so that he will not fall into reproach and the snare of the devil.
For by it the
men of old gained approval.
3 John 1:12
has received a good testimony from everyone, and from the truth itself; and we add our testimony, and you know that our testimony is true.