Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And it was revealed unto him by the Holy Ghost, that he should not see death, before he had seen the Lord's Christ.
Lord, where are your earlier mercies? where is the oath which you made to David in unchanging faith?
But truly I say to you, Some of those who are here now will have no taste of death till they see the kingdom of God.
What man now living will not see death? will he be able to keep back his soul from the underworld? (Selah.)
Truly I say to you, If a man keeps my word he will never see death.
By faith Enoch was taken up to heaven so that he did not see death; he was seen no longer, for God took him away: for before he was taken, witness had been given that he was well-pleasing to God:
The kings of the earth have taken their place, and the rulers are fixed in their purpose, against the Lord, and against the king of his selection, saying,
The spirit of the Lord is on me, because I am marked out by him to give good news to the poor; he has sent me to make the broken-hearted well, to say that the prisoners will be made free, and that those in chains will see the light again;
Seventy weeks have been fixed for your people and your holy town, to let wrongdoing be complete and sin come to its full limit, and for the clearing away of evil-doing and the coming in of eternal righteousness: so that the vision and the word of the prophet may be stamped as true, and to put the holy oil on a most holy place.
Early in the morning he came across his brother and said to him, We have made discovery! It is the Messiah! (which is to say, the Christ).
Come and see a man who has been talking to me of everything I ever did! Is it possible that this is the Christ?
But these are recorded, so that you may have faith that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and so that, having this faith you may have life in his name.
For this reason, let all Israel be certain that this Jesus, whom you put to death on the cross, God has made Lord and Christ.
And straight away, in the Synagogues, he was preaching Jesus as the Son of God.
About Jesus of Nazareth, how God gave the Holy Spirit to him, with power: and how he went about doing good and making well all who were troubled by evil spirits, for God was with him.
Saying to them clearly and openly that Christ had to be put to death and come back to life again; and that this Jesus, whom, he said, I am preaching to you, is the Christ.
But of the Son he says, Your seat of power, O God, is for ever and ever; and the rod of your kingdom is a rod of righteousness.
Give attention to the good man, and take note of the upright; because the end of that man is peace.