Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I fell at his feet to worship him. And he said unto me, See thou do it not: I am thy fellowservant, and of thy brethren that have the testimony of Jesus: worship God: for the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy.
I John saw these things, and heard them. and when I had heard and seen, I fell down to worship at the feet of the angel, who shewed me these things.
when one of the rulers of the synagogue, Jairus by name, came, and as soon as he saw him, fell at his feet,
for a woman, whose child was possess'd with an impure spirit, having heard of him, found him out, and throwing herself at his feet,
as Peter was coming in, Cornelius met him, and prostrated himself at his feet,
When the people saw what Paul had done, they cry'd out in the Lycaonian tongue, the Gods have assum'd a human form, and are descended among us.
1 John 5:21
dear children, keep yourselves from idols. AMEN.
the angel replied, I am Gabriel, who attend in the presence of God, and am sent to communicate to you this agreeable message.
are not all those spirits dispatch'd as ministers to take care of those who shall belong to the christian church.
four and twenty elders fell down before him that sat on the throne, and worshipped him that liveth for ever and ever, and cast their crowns before the throne, saying,
"fear the Lord, and give glory to him, for the hour of his judgment is come: adore therefore him that made the heaven, the earth, the sea, and the fountains."
who will not fear thee, O Lord, and glorify thy name? for thou only art holy: and all nations shall come to adore thee; because thy judgments have been display'd."
Then said Jesus to him, get thee hence Satan: for it it written, "Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve ."
ye worship ye know not what: we know what we worship: for salvation is from the Jews.
for we are the genuine sons of Abraham, who worship God in the spiritual manner, and value no other dependance than that on Jesus Christ, without confiding in any external advantages:
then Jesus said to them, how stupidly incredulous are you not to believe things that have been all predicted by the prophets!
You search the scriptures, for you think by their means to have eternal life, and they are the very writings which do testify of me.
which Peter observing, thus addressed them, ye men of Israel, why are ye so surprized at this event? or why do you look so earnestly on us, as though by our own power or piety, we had caus'd this man to walk?
he is the person to whom all the prophets give this attestation, that all who believe in him, shall receive remission of sins, by his authority.
as for the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and their senators, by their not knowing who he was, and by condemning him, they have accomplished the declarations of the prophets, which are read every sabbath-day:
but the divine justification certified by the law and the prophets, is now clearly proposed independently of the law:
1 Peter 1:10
'Twas this salvation, that employ'd the most profound enquiries of those, who predicted the dispensation that was to be in your behalf:
2 Peter 1:19
Besides, we have the more authentic accounts of the prophets, to which you do well in giving your attention, as to a lamp shining in an obscure place, till the day dawn, and the morning-star arises in your hearts.
and this is what the holy spirit declares, when after having said,