Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee: therefore also that holy thing which shall be born of thee shall be called the Son of God.
The holy ghost
to a maiden there who was engaged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The maiden's name was Mary.
But while he was thinking of doing this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, and said, "Joseph, descendant of David, do not fear to take Mary, your wife, to your home, for it is through the influence of the holy Spirit that she is to become a mother.
We all lived among them once, indulging our physical cravings and obeying the impulses of our lower nature and its thoughts, and by nature we were doomed to God's wrath like other men.
For our high priest is not one who is incapable of sympathy with our weaknesses, but he has been tempted in every way just as we have, without committing any sin.
Such a high priest we needed??odly, blameless, unstained, removed from sinful men and raised above the very heavens;
Jesus said to him, "Why do you call me good? No one is good but God himself.