Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
(But this spake he of the Spirit, which they that believe on him should receive: for the Holy Ghost was not yet given; because that Jesus was not yet glorified.)
And I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Advocate to be for ever with you--the Spirit of truth.
he answered the question by saying to them all, "As for me, I am baptizing you with water, but One mightier than I is coming, whose very sandal-strap I am not worthy to unfasten: He will baptize you in the Holy Spirit and with fire.
And remember that I am about to send out my Father's promised gift to rest upon you. But, as for you, wait patiently in the city until you are clothed with power from on high."
And while in their company He charged them not to leave Jerusalem, but to wait for the Father's promised gift. "This you have heard of," He said, "from me.
They were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and began to speak in foreign languages according as the Spirit gave them words to utter.
When they had prayed, the place in which they were assembled shook, and they were, one and all, filled with the Holy Spirit, and proceeded to tell God's Message with boldness.
You, however, are not devoted to earthly, but to spiritual things, if the Spirit of God is really dwelling in you; whereas if any man has not the Spirit of Christ, such a one does not belong to Him.
And in Him you Gentiles also, after listening to the Message of the truth, the Good News of your salvation--having believed in Him--were sealed with the promised Holy Spirit;
And beware of grieving the Holy Spirit of God, in whom you have been sealed in preparation for the day of Redemption.
The meaning of this His disciples did not understand at the time; but after Jesus was glorified they recollected that this was written about Him, and that they had done this to Him.
So when he was gone out, Jesus said, "Now is the Son of Man glorified, and God is glorified in Him.
And whatever any of you ask in my name, I will do, in order that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
And now, Father, do Thou glorify me in Thine own presence, with the glory that I had in Thy presence before the world existed.
The God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, the God of our forefathers, has conferred this honour on His Servant Jesus, whom you delivered up and disowned in the presence of Pilate, when he had decided to let Him go.
Among the mass of the people there was much muttered debate about Him. Some said, "He is a good man." Others said, "Not so: he is imposing on the people."
"What then?" they inquired; "are you Elijah?" "I am not," he said. "Are you the Prophet?" "No," he answered.
Thereupon the people, having seen the miracle He had performed, said, "This is indeed the Prophet who was to come into the world."
"Some say John the Baptist," they replied; "others Elijah; others Jeremiah or one of the Prophets."
"This is Jesus, the Prophet, from Nazareth in Galilee," replied the crowds.
All were awe-struck, and they gave glory to God--some saying, "A Prophet, a great Prophet, has risen up among us." Others said, "God has not forgotten His People."
Moses declared, "'The Lord your God will raise up a Prophet for you from among your brethren as He has raised me. In all that He says to you, you must listen to Him.