Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Every one who hears these my teachings and acts upon them will be found to resemble a wise man who builds his house upon rock;
When a man hears the Message concerning the Kingdom and does not understand it, the Evil one comes and catches away what has been sown in his heart. This is he who has received the seed by the road-side.
"So they went out into the roads and gathered together all they could find, both bad and good, and the banqueting hall was filled with guests.
1 Corinthians 10:1
For I would have you remember, brethren, how our forefathers were all of them sheltered by the cloud, and all got safely through the Red Sea.
1 John 2:19
They have gone forth from our midst, but they did not really belong to us; for had they belonged to us, they would have remained with us. But they left us that it might be manifest that professed believers do not all belong to us.
I desire to remind you--although the whole matter is already familiar to you--that the Lord saved a people out of the land of Egypt, but afterwards destroyed those who had no faith.