Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied in Jerusalem greatly; and a great company of the priests were obedient to the faith.
Through him we have received grace and our apostleship to bring about the obedience of faith among all the Gentiles on behalf of his name.
but now is disclosed, and through the prophetic scriptures has been made known to all the nations, according to the command of the eternal God, to bring about the obedience of faith --
2 Thessalonians 1:8
With flaming fire he will mete out punishment on those who do not know God and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.
And by being perfected in this way, he became the source of eternal salvation to all who obey him,
By faith Abraham obeyed when he was called to go out to a place he would later receive as an inheritance, and he went out without understanding where he was going.
None of the rulers or the Pharisees have believed in him, have they?
But the word of God kept on increasing and multiplying.
In this way the word of the Lord continued to grow in power and to prevail.