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 Immerser hath come, neither eating bread nor drinking wine, and ye say - A demon, he hath:
Speak unto the sons of Israel, and thou shalt say unto them, - When any man or woman, would make the special vow of One Separate, by separating himself unto Yahweh,
Now, therefore, beware, I pray thee, and do not drink wine or strong drink, - nor eat anything unclean;
For, John, came, neither eating nor drinking, and they say - A demon, he hath!
For, thou, art he that severed me from the womb, he that caused me to trust, upon the breasts of my mother;
Before I formed thee at thy birth, I took knowledge of thee, And before thy nativity, I hallowed thee, - A prophet to the nations, I appointed thee.
But, when God, who set me apart from my mother's womb and called me through his favour, was well-pleased