Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the apostles, when they were returned, told him all that they had done. And he took them, and went aside privately into a desert place belonging to the city called Bethsaida.
And the seventy came back with joy, saying, Lord, even the evil spirits are under our power in your name.
And the man who was between the mountains, answering me, said, These are those whom the Lord has sent to go up and down through the earth.
And the twelve came together to Jesus; and they gave him an account of all the things they had done, and all they had been teaching.
Give ear to those who are rulers over you, and do as they say: for they keep watch over your souls, ready to give an account of them; let them be able to do this with joy and not with grief, because that would be of no profit to you.
Now when it came to the ears of Jesus, he went away from there in a boat, to a waste place by himself: and the people hearing of it, went after him on foot from the towns.
Why does this man say such things? he has no respect for God: from whom does forgiveness come but from God only?
And he said to them, Come away by yourselves to a quiet place, and take a rest for a time. Because there were a great number coming and going, and they had no time even for food.