'Told' in the Bible
The swineherds fled, and went and told the whole story in the town, including what had happened to the demoniacs.
So some one told Him, "Your mother and your brothers are standing outside, and desire to speak to you."
and He told all the people to sit down on the grass. Then He took the five loaves and the two fish, and after looking up to heaven and blessing them, He broke up the loaves and gave them to the disciples, and the disciples distributed them to the people.
His fellow servants, therefore, seeing what had happened, were exceedingly angry; and they came and told their master without reserve all that had happened.
And go quickly and tell His disciples that He has risen from the dead and is going before you into Galilee: there you shall see Him. Remember, I have told you."
And those who had seen it told them the particulars of what had happened to the demoniac, and all about the swine.
until the woman, frightened and trembling, knowing what had happened to her, came and threw herself at His feet, and told Him all the truth.
For John had repeatedly told Herod, "You have no right to be living with your brother's wife."
They had also a few small fish. He blessed them, and He told His disciples to distribute these also.
And now for the first time He told them, "The Son of Man must endure much suffering, and be rejected by the Elders and the High Priests and the Scribes, and be put to death, and after two days rise to life."
This He told them plainly; whereupon Peter took Him and began to remonstrate with Him.
Many angrily told him to leave off shouting; but he only cried out all the louder, "Son of David, have pity on me."
And I solemnly tell you that wherever in the whole world the Good News shall be proclaimed, this which she has done shall also be told in remembrance of her."
So the disciples went out and came to the city, and found everything just as He had told them; and they got the Passover ready.
But go and tell His disciples and Peter that He is going before you into Galilee: and that there you will see Him, as He told you."
But they, when they were told that He was alive and that she had seen Him, could not believe it.
These, again, went and told the news to the rest; but not even them did they believe.
And when they saw the child, they told what had been said to them about Him;
But He was told, "Your mother and brothers are standing on the edge of the crowd, and want to see you."
And those who had seen it told them how the demoniac was cured.
And that servant who has been told his Master's will and yet made no preparation and did not obey His will, will receive many lashes.
But he who had not been told it and yet did what deserved the scourge, will receive but few lashes. To whomsoever much has been given, from him much will be required; and to whom much has been entrusted, of him a larger amount will be demanded.
"But they all without exception began to excuse themselves. The first told him, "'I have purchased a piece of land, and must of necessity go and look at it. Pray hold me excused.'
"Jesus the Nazarene is passing by," they told him.
So those who were sent went and found things as He had told them.
So they went and found all as He had told them; and they got the Passover ready.
when He told you that the Son of Man must be betrayed into the hands of sinful men, and be crucified, and on the third day rise again."
And He said to them, "This is what I told you while I was still with you--that everything must be fulfilled that is written in the Law of Moses and in the Prophets and the Psalms concerning me."
If I have told you earthly things and none of you believe me, how will you believe me if I tell you of things in Heaven?
"Come," she said, "and see a man who has told me everything I have ever done. Can this be the Christ, do you think?"
Of the Samaritan population of that town a good many believed in Him because of the woman's statement when she declared, "He has told me all that I have ever done."
and he was already on his way down when his servants met him and told him that his son was alive and well.
The man went and told the Jews that it was Jesus who had restored him to health;
So He added, "That is why I told you that no one can come to me unless it be granted him by the Father."
That is why I told you that you will die in your sins; for, unless you believe that I am He, that is what will happen."
"He whose name is Jesus," he answered, "made clay and smeared my eyes with it, and then told me to go to Siloam and wash. So I went and washed and obtained sight."
"I have told you already," he replied, "and you did not listen to me. Why do you want to hear it again? Do you also mean to be disciples of his?"
"I have told you," answered Jesus, "and you do not believe. The deeds that I do in my Father's name--they give testimony about me.
So then He told them plainly,
though some of them went off to the Pharisees and told them what He had done.
In my Father's house there are many resting-places. Were it otherwise, I would have told you; for I am going to make ready a place for you.
I have now told you before it comes to pass, that when it has come to pass you may believe.
But I have spoken these things to you in order that when the time for their accomplishment comes you may remember them, and may recollect that I told you. I did not, however, tell you all this at first, because I was still with you.
"I have told you," replied Jesus, "that I am he. If therefore you are looking for me, let these my disciples go their way."
"Do you say this of yourself, or have others told it you about me?" replied Jesus.
"What is truth?" said Pilate. But no sooner had he spoken the words than he went out again to the Jews and told them, "I find no crime in him.
Mary of Magdala came and brought word to the disciples. "I have seen the Master," she said. And she told them that He had said these things to her.
So the rest of the disciples told him, "We have seen the Master!" His reply was, "Unless I see in his hands the wound made by the nails and put my finger into the wound, and put my hand into his side, I will never believe it."
Jesus told them to fetch some of the fish which they had just caught.
After their release the two Apostles went to their friends, and told them all that the High Priests and Elders had said.
While it remained unsold, was not the land your own? And when sold, was it not at your own disposal? How is it that you have cherished this design in your heart? It is not to men you have told this lie, but to God."
Then Philip began to speak, and, commencing with that same portion of Scripture, told him the Good News about Jesus.
"But rise and go to the city, and you will be told what you are to do.
And the Spirit told me to accompany them without any misgivings. There also went with me these six brethren who are now present, and we reached the Centurion's house.
But some of them were Cyprians and Cyrenaeans, who, on coming to Antioch, spoke to the Greeks also and told them the Good News concerning the Lord Jesus.
and recognizing Peter's voice, for very joy she did not open the door, but ran in and told them that Peter was standing there.
who was a friend of the Proconsul Sergius Paulus. The Proconsul was a man of keen intelligence. He sent for Barnabas and Saul, and asked to be told God's Message.
So they set out, being accompanied for a short distance by some other members of the Church; and as they passed through Phoenicia and Samaria, they told the whole story of the conversion of the Gentiles and inspired all the brethren with great joy.
And they told the Lord's Message to him as well as to all who were in his house.
This answer the lictors took back to the praetors, who were alarmed when they were told that Paul and Silas were Roman citizens.
Then they took him and brought him up to the Areopagus, asking him, "May we be told what this new teaching of yours is?
For the things you are saying sound strange to us. We should therefore like to be told exactly what they mean."
At length the Recorder quieted them down. "Men of Ephesus," he said, "who is there of all mankind that needs to be told that the city of Ephesus is the guardian of the temple of the great Diana and of the image which fell down from Zeus?
grieved above all things at his having told them that after that day they were no longer to see his face. And they went with him to the ship.
After exchanging friendly greetings, Paul told in detail all that God had done among the Gentiles through his instrumentality.
Now what they have been repeatedly told about you is that you teach all the Jews among the Gentiles to abandon Moses, and that you forbid them to circumcise their children or observe old-established customs.
And I asked, "'What am I to do, Lord?' "And the Lord said to me, "'Rise, and go into Damascus. There you shall be told of all that has been appointed for you to do.'
But Paul's sister's son heard of the intended attack upon him. So he came and went into the barracks and told Paul about it;
He further told them to provide horses to mount Paul on, so as to bring him safely to Felix the Governor.
Felix, after reading the letter, inquired from what province he was; and being told "from Cilicia,"
"Therefore, Sirs, take courage; for I believe God, and am convinced that things will happen exactly as I have been told.
There were 276 of us, crew and passengers, all told.
and even then, though they were not then born and had not done anything either good or evil, yet in order that God's electing purpose might not be frustrated, based, as it was, not on their actions but on the will of Him who called them, she was told,
for, in the first place, when you meet as a Church, there are divisions among you. This is what I am told, and I believe that there is some truth in it.
But now that Timothy has recently come back to us from you, and has brought us the happy tidings of your faith and love, and has told us how you still cherish a constant and affectionate recollection of us, and are longing to see us as we also long to see you--
with regard to whom he had been told, "It is through Isaac that your posterity shall be traced."
I send this short letter by Silas, our faithful brother--for such I regard him--in order to encourage you, and to bear witness that what I have told you is the true grace of God. In it stand fast.
This is the John who taught the truth concerning the Word of God and the truth told us by Jesus Christ-- a faithful account of what he had seen.
I John, your brother, and a sharer with you in the sorrows and Kingship and patient endurance of Jesus, found myself in the island of Patmos, on account of the Word of God and the truth told us by Jesus.
And when the seven peals of thunder had spoken, I was about to write down what they had said; but I heard a voice from Heaven which told me to keep secret all that the seven peals of thunder had said, and not write it down.
And his power of leading astray the inhabitants of the earth is due to the marvels which he has been permitted to work in the presence of the Wild Beast. And he told the inhabitants of the earth to erect a statue to the Wild Beast who had received the sword-stroke and yet had recovered.