Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now when the centurion, and they that were with him, watching Jesus, saw the earthquake, and those things that were done, they feared greatly, saying, Truly this was the Son of God.
When the centurion, who was standing right in front of Him, saw the way He breathed His last, he said, “Truly this man was the Son of God!”
Now when the centurion saw what had happened, he began praising God, saying, “Certainly this man was innocent.”
2 Kings 1:13
again sent the captain of a third fifty with his fifty. When the third captain of fifty went up, he came and bowed down on his knees before Elijah, and begged him and said to him, “O man of God, please let my life and the lives of these fifty servants of yours be precious in your sight.
Now when they heard this, they were
pierced to the heart, and said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, “ Brethren, what shall we do?”
And he called for lights and rushed in, and trembling with fear he fell down before
Paul and Silas,
And in that hour there was a great
earthquake, and a tenth of the city fell; seven thousand people were killed in the earthquake, and the rest were terrified and gave glory to the God of heaven.
and saying, “
You who are going to destroy the temple and rebuild it in three days, save Yourself! If You are the Son of God, come down from the cross.”
Jesus kept silent. And the high priest said to Him, “I adjure You by the living God, that You tell us whether You are the Christ, the Son of God.”
And they all said, “Are You
the Son of God, then?” And He said to them, “ Yes, I am.”
The Jews answered him, “
We have a law, and by that law He ought to die because He made Himself out to be the Son of God.”
who was declared
the Son of God with power by the resurrection from the dead, according to the Spirit of holiness, Jesus Christ our Lord,
for you to be accepted—it must be a male without defect from the cattle, the sheep, or the goats.
Then the officials and all the people
said to the priests and to the prophets, “No death sentence for this man! For he has spoken to us in the name of the Lord our God.”
And sitting down, they began to
keep watch over Him there.
But Jesus answered,
“I tell you, if these become silent, the stones will cry out!”