Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And thou Bethlehem, in the land of Juda, art not the least among the princes of Juda: for out of thee shall come a Governor, that shall rule my people Israel.
When Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, in the reign of king Herod, certain eastern Magi came to Jerusalem, with this enquiry,
hath not the scripture said, that the Messiah is to rise out of the family of David, and out of Bethlehem, the village where David was born?
and Jesus came, and said to them, all power has been given me in heaven and in earth.
for he has subjected all things to him, and constituted him supreme head of the church,
he himself is the head of the church, which is his body. he is the prince, the first-born from the dead, that in all things he might be chief.
he shall rule them with a rod of iron: as the vessels of a potter shall they be broken to shivers, according to the power I have received of my father.
The seventh angel sounded, and there were great voices in heaven, crying, "the kingdom of this world is become the kingdom of our Lord, and of his Christ, and he shall reign for ever and ever."
for the chief priests had resolved to put even Lazarus to death;