Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Unto you first God, having raised up his Son Jesus, sent him to bless you, in turning away every one of you from his iniquities.
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the farthest parts of the earth."
Brothers, descendants of Abraham's family, and those Gentiles among you who fear God, the message of this salvation has been sent to us.
He addressed both Jews and Greeks in the synagogue every Sabbath, attempting to persuade them.
but I declared to those in Damascus first, and then to those in Jerusalem and in all Judea, and to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, performing deeds consistent with repentance.
They set a day to meet with him, and they came to him where he was staying in even greater numbers. From morning until evening he explained things to them, testifying about the kingdom of God and trying to convince them about Jesus from both the law of Moses and the prophets.
Jesus sent out these twelve, instructing them as follows: "Do not go to Gentile regions and do not enter any Samaritan town.
and repentance for the forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in his name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
There will be affliction and distress on everyone who does evil, on the Jew first and also the Greek,
Now I heard the number of those who were marked with the seal, one hundred and forty-four thousand, sealed from all the tribes of the people of Israel:
You killed the Originator of life, whom God raised from the dead. To this fact we are witnesses!
so that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord, and so that he may send the Messiah appointed for you -- that is, Jesus.
The earth yields its crops. May God, our God, bless us!
May his fame endure! May his dynasty last as long as the sun remains in the sky! May they use his name when they formulate their blessings! May all nations consider him to be favored by God!
But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid! Listen carefully, for I proclaim to you good news that brings great joy to all the people:
and I know that when I come to you I will come in the fullness of Christ's blessing.
So then those who believe are blessed along with Abraham the believer.
Blessed is the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly realms in Christ.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! By his great mercy he gave us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 Peter 3:9
Do not return evil for evil or insult for insult, but instead bless others because you were called to inherit a blessing.
"A protector comes to Zion, to those in Jacob who repent of their rebellious deeds," says the Lord.
They will be my people, and I will be their God.
I will purify them from all the sin that they committed against me. I will forgive all their sins which they committed in rebelling against me.
I will give them one heart and I will put a new spirit within them; I will remove the hearts of stone from their bodies and I will give them tender hearts,
I will sprinkle you with pure water and you will be clean from all your impurities. I will purify you from all your idols.
She will give birth to a son and you will name him Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins."
to sanctify her by cleansing her with the washing of the water by the word,
For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all people.
1 John 3:5
And you know that Jesus was revealed to take away sins, and in him there is no sin.
Now to the one who is able to keep you from falling, and to cause you to stand, rejoicing, without blemish before his glorious presence,