Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, Behold a man gluttonous, and a winebibber, a friend of publicans and sinners. But wisdom is justified of her children.
Levi gave a big reception for Him in his house; and there was a great crowd of tax collectors and other people who were reclining at the table with them.
The Son of Man has come eating and drinking, and you say, ‘Behold, a gluttonous man and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!’
It happened that when He went into the house of one of the
leaders of the Pharisees on the Sabbath to eat bread, they were watching Him closely.
and both Jesus and His
disciples were invited to the wedding.
So they made Him a supper there, and
Martha was serving; but Lazarus was one of those reclining at the table with Him.
Each of us is to
please his neighbor for his good, to his edification.
Then it happened that as
Jesus was reclining at the table in the house, behold, many tax collectors and sinners came and were dining with Jesus and His disciples.
Now all the
tax collectors and the sinners were coming near Him to listen to Him.
When they saw it, they all began to grumble, saying, “He has gone
to be the guest of a man who is a sinner.”
How great are Your works, O Lord!
thoughts are very deep.
Wisdom is in the presence of the one who has understanding,
eyes of a fool are on the ends of the earth.
When all the people and the tax collectors heard this, they
acknowledged God’s justice, having been baptized with the baptism of John.
1 Corinthians 1:24
but to those who are
the called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God.
the very least of all saints, this grace was given, to preach to the Gentiles the unfathomable riches of Christ,
Then I looked, and I heard the voice of many angels
around the throne and the living creatures and the elders; and the number of them was myriads of myriads, and thousands of thousands,
blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and might, be to our God forever and ever. Amen.”