Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me, the works that I do shall he do also; and greater works than these shall he do; because I go unto my Father.
Jesus answered, "I tell you, if you have faith and have no doubt, you will not only do what I have done to the fig tree, but even if you say to this mountain, 'Get up and throw yourself into the sea,' it will be done.
And he saw in the distance a fig tree covered with leaves, and he went up to it to see if he could find any figs on it. When he reached it he found nothing but leaves, for it was not the time for figs.
And signs like these will attend those who believe: with my name they will drive out demons; they will speak in foreign tongues;
The seventy-two came back delighted, and said, "Master, when we use your name the very demons submit to us!"
But Peter said, "I have no silver or gold, but I will give you what I have. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, walk!"
if it is for a benefit conferred upon a helpless man, and as to how he was cured, that we are called to account here today,
for with loud cries foul spirits came out of many who had been possessed by them, and many paralytics and lame people were cured.
Peter said to him, "Aeneas, Jesus Christ cures you! Get up, and make your bed!" And he got up immediately.
She did this for a number of days, until Paul, very much annoyed, turned and said to the spirit in her, "In the name of Jesus Christ I order you to come out of her!" And it came out instantly.
1 Corinthians 12:10
another, the working of wonders, another, inspiration in preaching, another, the power of distinguishing the true Spirit from false ones, another, various ecstatic utterances, and another, the ability to explain them.
and they were all filled with the holy Spirit and began to say in foreign languages whatever the Spirit prompted them to utter.
But many of those who had heard what they said believed it, and their number grew to be about five thousand.
so that people would carry their sick out into the streets, and lay them down on beds and mats, to have at least Peter's shadow fall on some of them as he went by.
So God's message continued to spread; the number of the disciples in Jerusalem increased rapidly, and a great many priests accepted the faith.
for they heard them speaking in foreign languages and declaring the greatness of God. Then Peter said,
that people took to the sick handkerchiefs or aprons he had used, and they were cured of their diseases, and the evil spirits went out of them.
by the force of signs and marvels, and by the power of the holy Spirit, with the result that I have completed the preaching of the good news of Christ all the way from Jerusalem around to Illyricum.
You have heard me say that I am going away and am coming back to you; if you loved me you would be glad that I am going to the Father, for the Father is greater than I.
He meant by this the Spirit which those who believed in him were to receive??or the Spirit had not yet come, because Jesus had not yet been glorified.
Yet it is only the truth when I tell you that it is better for you that I should go away. For if I do not go, the Helper will not come to you, but if I go I will send him to you.
So he has been exalted to God's right hand, and has received from his Father and poured over us the holy Spirit that had been promised, as you see and hear.
God did such extraordinary wonders by means of Paul,