Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Verily, verily, I say unto thee that we speak what we know and testify that which we have seen, and ye do not receive our witness.
For the Father loves the Son and shows him all the things that he does, and he will show him greater works than these that ye may marvel.
I have many things to say and to judge regarding you, but he that sent me is true; and those things which I have heard of him, I speak in the world.
From now on I do not call you slaves, for the slave does not know what his lord does; but I have called you friends, for all things that I have heard of my Father I have made known unto you.
And they came unto John and said unto him, Rabbi, he that was with thee beyond Jordan of whom thou gave witness, behold, the same baptizes, and all men come to him.
He came unto his own, and his own received him not.
for I came, and no one showed himself; I called, and no one answered. Is my hand shortened at all, that it cannot redeem? or have I no power to deliver? behold, at my rebuke I dry up the sea, I make the rivers a wilderness: their fish stink because there is no water and die for thirst.
Who shall believe our report? and upon whom shall the arm of the LORD be manifested?
But not everyone hearkens unto the gospel. For Isaiah says, Lord, who has believed our report?
God has not cast away his people whom he knew beforehand. Know ye not what the scripture says of Elijah? how speaking to God against Israel, he said,
For I have not spoken of myself; but the Father who sent me, he gave me a commandment, what I should say and what I should speak.