And we are witnesses of all things which he did both in the land of the Jews, and in Jerusalem whom they slew and hanged on a tree Him God raised up the third day, and shewed him openly Not to all the people, but unto witnesses chosen before of God, even to us, who did eat and drink with him after he rose from the dead. And he commanded us to preach unto the people, and to testify that it is he which was ordained of God to be the Judge of quick and dead.
So that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to understanding Yea, if thou criest after knowledge, and liftest up thy voice for understanding If thou seekest her as silver, and searchest for her as for hid treasures Then shalt thou understand the fear of the LORD, and find the knowledge of God. For the LORD giveth wisdom out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding.
There was a little city, and few men within it and there came a great king against it, and besieged it, and built great bulwarks against it Now there was found in it a poor wise man, and he by his wisdom delivered the city yet no man remembered that same poor man. Then said I, Wisdom is better than strength nevertheless the poor man's wisdom is despised, and his words are not heard.
And when he was entered into a ship, his disciples followed him. And, behold, there arose a great tempest in the sea, insomuch that the ship was covered with the waves but he was asleep. And his disciples came to him, and awoke him, saying, Lord, save us we perish. And he saith unto them, Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith Then he arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea and there was a great calm. But the men marvelled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him