Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So then, those who had received his word were baptized; and that day there were added about three thousand
But many of those who had heard the
message believed; and the number of the men came to be about five thousand.
And all the more
believers in the Lord, multitudes of men and women, were constantly added to their number,
The word of God kept on spreading; and the number of the disciples continued to increase greatly in Jerusalem, and a great many of the priests were becoming obedient to the faith.
who had been scattered went about preaching the word.
He came as a witness, to testify about the Light, so that all might believe through him.
2 Chronicles 36:15
The Lord, the God of their fathers,
sent word to them again and again by His messengers, because He had compassion on His people and on His dwelling place;
sent you all My servants the prophets, again and again, saying, “Oh, do not do this abominable thing which I hate.”
in those days John the Baptist * came, preaching in the wilderness of Judea, saying,
Jesus was going
throughout all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every kind of disease and every kind of sickness among the people.
But what did you go out to see? A man dressed in soft clothing? Those who wear soft clothing are in kings’ palaces!
you yourselves know the thing which took place throughout all Judea, starting from Galilee, after the baptism which John proclaimed.
1 Peter 1:11
seeking to know what person or time the Spirit of Christ within them was indicating as He predicted the sufferings of Christ and the glories to follow.