Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For he shall be great in the sight of the Lord, and shall drink neither wine nor strong drink; and he shall be filled with the Holy Ghost, even from his mother's womb.
For John the Baptist came, taking no food or drink, and you say, He has an evil spirit.
Say to the children of Israel, If a man or a woman takes an oath to keep himself separate and give himself to the Lord;
Now then take care to have no wine or strong drink and to take no unclean thing for food;
For John came, taking no food or drink, and they say, He has an evil spirit.
But it was you who took care of me from the day of my birth: you gave me faith even from my mother's breasts.
Before you were formed in the body of your mother I had knowledge of you, and before your birth I made you holy; I have given you the work of being a prophet to the nations.
But when it was the good pleasure of God, by whom I was marked out even from my mother's body, through his grace,