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 rod out of the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots:
Behold, the days come, says the LORD, that I will raise unto David a righteous Branch, and a King shall reign and prosper, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the earth.
Thus says the Lord GOD; I will also take of the highest branch of the high cedar, and will set it; I will crop off from the top of his young twigs a tender one, and will plant it upon a high and prominent mountain:
And speak unto him, saying, Thus speaks the LORD of hosts, saying, Behold the man whose name is The BRANCH; and he shall grow up in his place, and he shall build the temple of the LORD:
Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary, the brother of James, and Joses, and of Judas, and Simon? and are not his sisters here with us? And they took offense at him.
And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn.
And Jesus said unto him, Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests; but the Son of man has nowhere to lay his head.
For what the law could not do, in that it was weak through the flesh, God sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and for sin, condemned sin in the flesh:
Who, being in the form of God, thought it not a thing to be grasped to be equal with God:
He hath no
As many were astonished at you; so his appearance was so marred more than any man, and his form more than the sons of men:
And he answered and told them, Elijah truly comes first, and restores all things; and how it is written of the Son of man, that he must suffer many things, and be treated with contempt.
He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world knew him not.
Then they reviled him, and said, You are his disciple; but we are Moses' disciples.
Then cried they all again, saying, Not this man, but Barabbas. Now Barabbas was a robber.
Then came Jesus forth, wearing the crown of thorns, and the purple robe. And Pilate said unto them, Behold the man!
1 Peter 2:14
Or unto governors, as unto them that are sent by him for the punishment of evildoers, and for the praise of them that do well.
And this shall be a sign unto you; You shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.
And as he prayed, the appearance of his countenance was altered, and his clothing was white and glistening.
Are you greater than our father Jacob, who gave us the well, and drank thereof himself, and his sons, and his cattle?