Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For he shall grow up before him as a tender plant, and as a root out of a dry ground: he hath no form nor comeliness; and when we shall see him, there is no beauty that we should desire him.
He shall grow
He shall grow
And there shall come forth a shoot out of the stock of Jesse. And a branch out of his roots shall bear fruit.
Behold, the days come, says LORD, that I will raise to David a righteous Branch, and he shall reign as king and deal wisely, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the land.
Thus says lord LORD: I will also take of the lofty top of the cedar, and will set it. I will crop off a tender one from the topmost of its young twigs, and I will plant it upon a high and lofty mountain.
And speak to him, saying, Thus speaks LORD of hosts, saying, Behold, the man whose name is the Branch. And he shall grow up out of his place, and he shall build the temple of LORD,
Is this not the carpenter, the son of Mary, and brother of James and Joses and Judah and Simon? And are not his sisters here with us? And they were offended by him.
And she brought forth her son, the firstborn, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in the feed trough, because there was no place for them in the inn.
And Jesus said to him, The foxes have holes, and the birds of the sky, nests, but the Son of man has not where he might lay his head.
For the impotence of the law, in that it was weak because of the flesh, God, having sent his own Son in a form of flesh of sin, and concerning sin, condemned sin in the flesh,
who, existing in the form of God, did not consider being equal to God something to seize and hold.
He hath no
Just as many were astonished at thee (his visage was so marred, more than any man, and his form more than the sons of men),
And having answered, he said to them, Elijah indeed comes first and restores all. And how it is written for the Son of man, that he would suffer many things and be rejected.
He was in the world, and the world came to be through him, and the world knew him not.
They reviled him, and said, Thou are a disciple of that man, but we are disciples of Moses.
They all cried out again therefore, saying, Not this man, but Barabbas. But Barabbas was a robber.
Jesus therefore came outside, wearing the thorny crown and the purple robe. And he says to them, Look at the man!
1 Peter 2:14
or to governors as being sent by him for vengeance of evil-doers and praise of well-doers.
And this is the sign to you: Ye will find a babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, and lying in a feed trough.
And as he was praying, the appearance of his face became different, and his clothing glistening white.
Are thou greater than our father Jacob who gave us the well, and drank from it himself, and his sons, and his livestock?