Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now when he was in Jerusalem at the passover, in the feast day, many believed in his name, when they saw the miracles which he did.
came to Jesus at night and said to him, "Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher who has come from God. For no one could perform the miraculous signs that you do unless God is with him."
Now when the people saw the miraculous sign that Jesus performed, they began to say to one another, "This is certainly the Prophet who is to come into the world."
Yet many of the crowd believed in him and said, "Whenever the Christ comes, he won't perform more miraculous signs than this man did, will he?"
While he was saying these things, many people believed in him.
Nevertheless, even among the rulers many believed in him, but because of the Pharisees they would not confess Jesus to be the Christ, so that they would not be put out of the synagogue.
The seed sown on rocky ground is the person who hears the word and immediately receives it with joy.
These are the ones sown on rocky ground: As soon as they hear the word, they receive it with joy.
Those on the rock are the ones who receive the word with joy when they hear it, but they have no root. They believe for a while, but in a time of testing fall away.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision carries any weight -- the only thing that matters is faith working through love.
I pray that according to the wealth of his glory he may grant you to be strengthened with power through his Spirit in the inner person,
You believe that God is one; well and good. Even the demons believe that -- and tremble with fear.
And many believed in Jesus there.