Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
whereupon the people came out to see what had happened. They came to Jesus, and they found the man from whom the demons had gone out sitting at the feet of Jesus, clothed and in his right mind; and they were terrified.
And in Hades, being in torment, he looked and saw Abraham in the far distance, and Lazarus resting in his arms.
Stung to the heart by these words, they said to Peter and the rest of the Apostles, "Brethren, what are we to do?"
Then, calling for lights, he sprang in and fell trembling at the feet of Paul and Silas;
In all the synagogues also I punished them many a time, and tried to make them blaspheme; and in my wild fury I chased them even to foreign towns.
But God, being rich in mercy, because of the intense love which He bestowed on us,
For this reason it is said, "Rise, sleeper; rise from among the dead, and Christ will shed light upon you."
But when the goodness of God our Saviour, and His love to man, dawned upon us, not in consequence of things which we,
Do not be deceived, my dearly-loved brethren.
I will rise and go to my father, and will say to him, Father, I have sinned against Heaven and before you: