Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
No man can come to me, except the Father which hath sent me draw him: and I will raise him up at the last day.
And he said, "This is why I told you that no one can come to me unless it has been granted to him by the Father."
How can you believe, who receive glory from one another, and do not seek the glory that comes from the only God?
Why do you not understand what I say? It is because you are not able to hear my word.
Though he had done so many signs before them, yet they did not believe in him;
You brood of vipers! how can you speak good, when you are evil? For out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.
For the mind that is set on the flesh is hostile to God; it does not submit to God's law, nor can it do so;
It is written in the prophets, 'And they shall all be taught by God.' Everyone who has heard and learned from the Father comes to me.
Jesus answered him, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God."
At that time Jesus declared, "I thank you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you have hidden these things from the wise and intelligent and have revealed them to babes.
And Jesus answered him, "Blessed are you, Simon Bar-Jonah! For flesh and blood has not revealed this to you, but my Father who is in heaven.
But God, who is rich in mercy, because of his great love with which he loved us,
For to you it has been granted for the sake of Christ, not only to believe in him, but also to suffer for his sake,
having been buried with him in baptism, in which you were also raised up with him through faith in the working of God, who raised him from the dead.
For we ourselves were once foolish, disobedient, deceived, enslaved to various passions and pleasures, passing our days in malice and envy, hated by men and hating one another.
And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all men to myself."
And this is the will of him who sent me, that I should lose nothing of all that he has given me, but raise it up at the last day.