Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And as he reasoned of righteousness, temperance, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go thy way for this time; when I have a convenient season, I will call for thee.
And Paul went in, as was his custom, and for three weeks he reasoned with them from the scriptures,
I appeal to you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.
1 Peter 3:15
but in your hearts reverence Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet do it with gentleness and respect;
having a hope in God, which these men cherish themselves, that there will certainly be a resurrection of both the righteous and the wicked.
And when he comes, he will convict the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment:
1 John 3:7
Little children, let no one deceive you. He who does right is righteous, just as he is righteous.
For John had said to Herod, "It is not lawful for you to have your brother's wife."
gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.
For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men,
1 Peter 4:4
In all this, they are surprised that you do not run with them into the same flood of dissipation, and they abuse you;
2 Peter 1:6
and to knowledge, self-control, and to self-control, perseverance, and to perseverance, godliness,
He brought them out and said, "Sirs, what must I do to be saved?"
And Agrippa said to Paul, "In a short time you think to persuade me to become a Christian!"
And though he wanted to put him to death, he feared the people, because they held him to be a prophet.
But they made light of it and went off, one to his own farm, another to his business.
"Then the kingdom of heaven shall be likened to ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom.