Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And my temptation which was in my flesh ye despised not, nor rejected; but received me as an angel of God, even as Christ Jesus.
though you know that it was because of an illness that I preached the good news to you that first time;
1 Corinthians 1:28
and it was what the world calls low and insignificant and unreal that God chose to nullify its realities,
1 Corinthians 4:10
We are made fools of, for the sake of Christ, while you are men of sense, through being united with him. We are weak, you are strong. You are distinguished, we are despised.
1 Thessalonians 4:8
So whoever disregards this is not disregarding man, but God, who gives you his holy Spirit.
Do not forget to be hospitable to strangers, for by being so some, without knowing it, have had angels as their guests.
"Whoever welcomes you welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes him who has sent me.
and anyone who welcomes one child like this on my account welcomes me.
The king will answer, 'I tell you, in so far as you did it to one of the humblest of these brothers of mine, you did it to me.'
Whoever listens to you listens to me, and whoever disregards you disregards me, and whoever disregards me disregards him who sent me."
I assure you, whoever welcomes any messenger of mine welcomes me and whoever welcomes me welcomes him who has sent me."
2 Corinthians 5:20
It is for Christ, therefore, that I am an envoy, seeing that God makes his appeal through me. On Christ's behalf I beg you to be reconciled to God.
1 Thessalonians 2:13
We for our part constantly thank God for another reason too??ecause when you received God's message from our lips, you welcomed it not as the message of men but as the message of God, as it really is, which does its work in the hearts of you believers.
1 Corinthians 2:3
For my part, I came among you in weakness and with a great deal of fear and trembling,