Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
so that this saying of the prophet was fulfilled, "I will talk in parables, I will utter what has been kept secret from the foundation of the world."
Then directing himself to his disciples, he said, blessed are ye, that are poor: for the divine kingdom is yours.
then Philip enter'd upon the subject, and show'd how the whole passage was applicable to Jesus.
then Peter thus began, now I plainly perceive that God is no respecter of persons:
and when Paul was going to speak, Gallio said to the Jews, "if it were a matter of some injustice or something immoral, O Jews, it would be reasonable to hear you out.
in particular for me, that I may have leave to speak without any restraint, and make known the mystery of the gospel,