Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
but the Pharisees and the doctors of the law rejected the divine offers made to them, refusing to be baptized by John.
Then a doctor of the law objected to him, saying, master, your discourse is an insult upon us also.
In the mean time one of them, a Doctor of the law, to try him, started this question, master,
Then a person of distinction ask'd him this question, good master, what must I do to inherit eternal life?
Immediately one came near him, saying, good master, what good shall I do, to obtain eternal life?
and bringing them out, he said, sirs, what must I do to be saved?
now if the right to the inheritance be from the law, it is no longer founded upon the promise; altho' God made a donation of it to Abraham by promise.