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 has come eating no bread and drinking no wine, and you say, 'He has a demon!'
"Speak to the Israelites, and tell them, 'When either a man or a woman takes a special vow, to take a vow as a Nazirite, to separate himself to the Lord,
Now be careful! Do not drink wine or beer, and do not eat any food that will make you ritually unclean.
For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, 'He has a demon!'
Yes, you are the one who brought me out from the womb and made me feel secure on my mother's breasts.
"Before I formed you in your mother's womb I chose you. Before you were born I set you apart. I appointed you to be a prophet to the nations."
But when the one who set me apart from birth and called me by his grace was pleased