Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Paul said, I would to God, that not only thou, but also all that hear me this day, were both almost, and altogether such as I am, except these bonds.
1 Corinthians 4:8
Are you satisfied already? Have you become rich already? Have you entered your kingdom without waiting for us? I wish you had entered it, so that we might share it with you!
1 Corinthians 7:7
I should like to have everyone be just as I am myself; but each one has his own special gift from God, one of one kind, and one of another.
2 Corinthians 11:1
I wish you would put up with a little folly from me. Do put up with it!
As he approached the city and saw it, he wept over it,
But the testimony that I accept is not from any man; I am only saying this that you may be saved.
I am telling the truth as a Christian, it is no falsehood, for my conscience under the holy Spirit's influence bears me witness in it,
Brothers, my heart is full of good will toward them; my prayer to God is that they may be saved.
And in spreading the news of him, we warn everyone and teach everyone all our wisdom, in order to bring everyone to Christian perfection.
The night before Herod was going to bring him out, Peter was asleep between two soldiers, and fastened with two chains, and watchmen were at the door, guarding the jail,
and as they stayed there several days, Festus laid Paul's case before the king. "There is a man here," he said, "who was left in prison by Felix,
for the sake of which I am an envoy, and in prison. Pray that, when I tell it, I may have the courage to speak as I ought.
Thus it is generally known throughout the Imperial Guard and elsewhere that it is for the sake of Christ that I am in prison,