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, according to Paul's custom, he went in to them; and for three sabbaths reasoned with them from the Scriptures,
I beseech you, therefore, brethren, through the mercies of God, to present, your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, well pleasing to God, which is your rational service;
1 Peter 3:15
but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts; ready always for an answer to every one who asks of you an account concerning the hope that is in you, yet with meekness and fear;
having hope toward God??hich these themselves also are looking for??hat there will be a resurrection, both of the righteous and unrighteous.
And, having come, He will convict the world respecting sin, and righteousness, and judgment:
1 John 3:7
Little children, let no one deceive you: he that does righteousness is righteous, even as He is righteous.
For John said to Herod, "It is not lawful for you to have your brother's wife."
meekness, continence; against such there is no law.
For the salvation-imparting grace of God appeared to all men,
1 Peter 4:4
at which they are surprised, since ye run not with them to the same excess of riot, speaking evil of you;
2 Peter 1:6
and in knowledge, continence; and in continence, patience; and in patience, godliness;
and, having brought them out, he said, "Sirs, what must I do to be saved?"
And Agrippa said to Paul, "In a small degree you are persuading me to make a Christian!"
And, wishing to kill him, he feared the multitude, because they were holding him as a prophet.
"But they, neglecting it, went away; one, indeed, to his own farm, another to his merchandise;
"Then the Kingdom of Heaven will be likened to ten virgins, who, taking their lamps, went forth to meet the bridegroom.