Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when he was gone forth into the way, there came one running, and kneeled to him, and asked him, Good Master, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?
A man came up to him and said, "Master, what good deed must I do to obtain eternal life?"
A member of the council asked him, "Good master, what must I do to make sure of eternal life?"
Then Jesus, seeing that a crowd was rapidly gathering, reproved the foul spirit and said to it, "You deaf and dumb spirit, get out of him, I charge you, and never enter him again!"
And they hurried away from the tomb frightened and yet overjoyed, and ran to tell the news to his disciples.
So she ran away and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple who was dear to Jesus, and said to them, "They have taken the Master out of the tomb, and we do not know where they have put him."
There came to him a leper appealing to him on his knees, saying to him, "If you only choose, you can cure me."
When they came to the people again, a man came up to him and fell on his knees, saying,
And they came up and said to him, "Master, we know that you tell the truth regardless of the consequences, for you are not guided by personal considerations, but teach the way of God with sincerity. Is it right to pay the poll tax to the emperor or not?
This man went to Jesus one night, and said to him, "Master, we know that you are a teacher who has come from God, for no one can show the signs that you do, unless God is with him."
Then they said to him, "What must we do to carry out God's work?"
When they heard this, they were stung to the heart, and they said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, "Brothers, what shall we do?"
"But get up and go into the city, and there you will be told what you ought to do."
He led them out of the jail and said to them, "Gentlemen, what must I do to be saved?"
I can testify to their sincere devotion to God, but it is not an intelligent devotion.