And Philip, having run near, heard him reading Isaiah the prophet, and said, "Do you, then, understand what you are reading?"
When any one hears the word of the Kingdom, and understands it not, the evil one comes, and snatches away what has been sown in his heart: this is he that was sown by the wayside.
But he that was sown on the good ground, this is he that hears the word and understands it; who, indeed, bears fruit, and produces, some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty."
"Did ye understand all these things?" They say to Him, "Yes;"
"When, therefore, ye see the abomination of the desolation which was spoken of through Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy place, (let him that reads understand),
But when ye see the abomination of desolation standing where it ought not, (let him that reads understand), then let those who are in Judaea flee to the mountains;
And He said to them, "These are My words which I spake to you, while being yet with you: that all things must be fulfilled, that have been written in the law of Moses, and the prophets, and the Psalms, concerning Me."
Jesus saith to them, "My food is to do the will of Him Who sent Me, and to finish His work.
Ye search the Scriptures; because in them ye think ye have eternal life; and these are they that testify concerning Me;
And, having arisen, he went on; and, behold, a man of Ethiopia, a eunuch, a state-officer of Candace, queen of the Ethiopians, who was over all her treasure, who had come to Jerusalem to worship;
but in an assembly I prefer to speak five words with my understanding, that I may instruct others also, than ten thousand words in a tongue.