Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Who are these that fly as a cloud, and as the doves to their windows?
Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem,
But I say unto you, That many shall come from the east and west and shall sit down at the table with Abraham and Isaac and Jacob in the kingdom of the heavens.
Then he began to upbraid the cities wherein most of his mighty works were done because they repented not:
for as Jonah was three days and three nights in the whale's belly, so shall the Son of man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth.
So the first shall be last, and the last first; for many are called, but few are chosen.
and fell down on his face at his feet, giving him thanks; and he was a Samaritan.
Then Philip went down to the city of Samaria and preached the Christ unto them.
Immediately therefore I sent to thee, and thou hast done well to come. Now therefore we are all here present before God to hear all things that are commanded thee of God.
And when they were gone out of the synagogue of the Jews, the Gentiles besought that these words might be spoken to them the next sabbath.
Be it known, therefore, unto you that this saving health of God is sent unto the Gentiles and that they will hear it.
Moreover the law entered that the offence might abound. But where sin abounded, grace did much more abound,