Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But when the Comforter is come, whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the Father, he shall testify of me:
and I will pray the father, and he shall give you another advocate, to abide with you for ever;
nevertheless, I tell you the truth; it is expedient for you that I go away: for if I do not go away, the advocate will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him to you.
and I am going to send you what my father has promis'd you. but continue in the city of Jerusalem, until you shall be endued with power from on high.
therefore being by the right hand of God exalted, and having received of the father the promise of the holy spirit, he has diffused that spirit, the effects of which ye now see and hear.
Jesus said to them, if God were your father, ye would love me: for I was commissioned by God to come; I did not come of my self, but he sent me.
Then he shewed me a pure river of living water, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God, and of the lamb.
he shall glorify me: for he will commuincate to you, the information, which I shall give him.
'tis this Jesus whom God hath raised up, of which we all are witnesses.
and we are his witnesses in what we say, and so is the holy spirit, whom God hath given to those that obey him.
God who knows their hearts has granted them a testimonial, by giving them the holy spirit, even as he did to us:
1 Corinthians 1:6
whereby the testimony we gave concerning Christ was confirmed among you.
God also giving an additional testimony both by signs, by prodigies, by divers miracles, and gifts of the holy spirit, which he distributes as he pleases.
1 John 5:6
it appear'd by the water, and by the blood, who he was, even Jesus the Messiah; not by the water only, but by the water and by the blood: besides, the spirit is a witness too, now the spirit is truth itself.
and this is what the holy spirit declares, when after having said,