Witnessing, Approaches To
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And when he was come into the ship, he that had been possessed with the devil prayed him that he might be with him.
Now the man out of whom the devils were departed besought him that he might be with him: but Jesus sent him away, saying,
Now Naaman, captain of the host of the king of Syria, was a great man with his master, and honourable, because by him the LORD had given deliverance unto Syria: he was also a mighty man in valour, but he was a leper.
One of the two which heard John speak, and followed him, was Andrew, Simon Peter's brother.
There cometh a woman of Samaria to draw water: Jesus saith unto her, Give me to drink.
And Philip ran thither to him, and heard him read the prophet Esaias, and said, Understandest thou what thou readest?
And daily in the temple, and in every house, they ceased not to teach and preach Jesus Christ.
And on the sabbath we went out of the city by a river side, where prayer was wont to be made; and we sat down, and spake unto the women which resorted thither.
And he went into the synagogue, and spake boldly for the space of three months, disputing and persuading the things concerning the kingdom of God.
I am verily a man which am a Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, yet brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, and taught according to the perfect manner of the law of the fathers, and was zealous toward God, as ye all are this day.
He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth: he is brought as a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before her shearers is dumb, so he openeth not his mouth.
Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where was a synagogue of the Jews:
But if all prophesy, and there come in one that believeth not, or one unlearned, he is convinced of all, he is judged of all:
Let your speech be alway with grace, seasoned with salt, that ye may know how ye ought to answer every man.
The neighbours therefore, and they which before had seen him that he was blind, said, Is not this he that sat and begged?
But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear:
But these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing ye might have life through his name.
Forasmuch as many have taken in hand to set forth in order a declaration of those things which are most surely believed among us,
Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
Likewise, ye wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the word, they also may without the word be won by the conversation of the wives;
Now when Jesus was in Bethany, in the house of Simon the leper,
And being in Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, as he sat at meat, there came a woman having an alabaster box of ointment of spikenard very precious; and she brake the box, and poured it on his head.
And one of the Pharisees desired him that he would eat with him. And he went into the Pharisee's house, and sat down to meat.
Then Jesus six days before the passover came to Bethany, where Lazarus was which had been dead, whom he raised from the dead.
Then Jesus beholding him loved him, and said unto him, One thing thou lackest: go thy way, sell whatsoever thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, take up the cross, and follow me.
Some indeed preach Christ even of envy and strife; and some also of good will:
Now then we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God did beseech you by us: we pray you in Christ's stead, be ye reconciled to God.
So thou, O son of man, I have set thee a watchman unto the house of Israel; therefore thou shalt hear the word at my mouth, and warn them from me.
And for me, that utterance may be given unto me, that I may open my mouth boldly, to make known the mystery of the gospel,
Then Agrippa said unto Paul, Thou art permitted to speak for thyself. Then Paul stretched forth the hand, and answered for himself:
That I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak.
- Approaches (30 instances)