Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when they could not agree among themselves they left, after hearing Paul make this one [important] statement: "The Holy Spirit has spoken truthfully to your forefathers through Isaiah the prophet,
Do not think that I came to bring [only] peace on the earth; I did not come to bring peace [only] but [also] a sword [of division. See Luke 12:51].
Do you think that I came to bring [only] peace to the earth? No, I tell you, but division instead.
When they heard these words some people in the crowd said, "Truly, this man is the prophet." [See note on 1:21].