Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Truly therefore they went rejoicing from the face of the council, that for his name they were deemed worthy to be dishonoured.
And not only, but also we boast in affliction: knowing that affliction works perseverance;
Deem all joy, my brethren, when ye fall into various trials;
1 Peter 4:13
But, inasmuch as ye participate in the sufferings of Christ, rejoice; that also, in the revelation of his glory, ye might rejoice, transported with joy.
And Jesus, having answered, said to him, Happy art thou, Simon Barjona: for flesh and blood has not revealed to thee, but my Father, he in the heavens.
And as many as received him, he gave them authority to be the children of God, to them believing on his name:
None can come to me, except the Father having sent me draw him: and I will raise him up at the last day.
And from all which ye could not be justified by Moses' law, every one believing in him is justified.
And having arrived, and gathered the church together, they announced what God did with them, and that he opened the door of faith to the nations.
For by grace are ye saved through faith; and this not of you: the gift of God:
Buried together with him in immersion, in which also were ye risen together by the faith of the operation of God, having raised him from the dead.
Every good donation and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom not one change, or shadow of turning.