Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and country, whence numbers went to see the fact: being come to Jesus, they found the man, who had been dispossess'd of the demons, sitting at Jesus's feet, cloathed, and in his right senses: at which they were much surpriz'd,
and being in the infernal regions of torments, he lift up his eyes, and saw Abraham afar off, and Lazarus in his bower.
Now when they heard this, their hearts were struck with remorse, and they said to Peter, and to the rest of the apostles, men and brethren, what shall we do?
then having called for a light, he ran in, and with trembling fell down before Paul and Silas;
it was I that persecuted them from synagogue to synagogue, and tortured them even to blaspheme: and in the transport of my rage I pursued them to foreign cities.
then it was that God, who is rich in mercy, thro' his great love, wherewith he loved us,
wherefore 'tis said, " awake thou that sleepest, arise from the dead, and Christ shall give thee light."
but when the kindness and love of God our saviour display'd itself to mankind,
Don't be deluded, my brethren;
I will depart, and go to my father, and say to him, father, I have sinned against heaven, and against thee;