Usage examples for Zaccheus

  1. I even thought of climbing a tree somewhere along the public road- like Zaccheus, wasn't it? – Adventures In Contentment by David Grayson AKA: Ray Stannard Baker
  2. Then he went with Him from miracle to miracle, laughed with joy at the leper's new skin; wept in sorrow and joy with the mother at Nain, and the two sisters at Bethany; knelt with Mary and kissed His feet; went home with Matthew and Zaccheus, and sat at meat with the merry sinners; and at last began to follow silent and amazed with face set towards Jerusalem, up the long lonely road from Jericho. – By What Authority? by Robert Hugh Benson
  3. We can bring ourselves to overlook the negligence and apathy of Nicodemus and Lazarus and Simon the leper and Zaccheus and the crowds who had merely heard Him preach. – The Heart-Cry of Jesus by Byron J. Rees
  4. Zaccheus came down in great haste, and was full of joy to be able to entertain Jesus, though some complained that a sinner should have the honor of taking the Master into his house. – Child's Story of the Bible by Mary A. Lathbury
  5. 14. While dining with Zaccheus, what did Christ say? – Bible-Readings-for-the-Home-Circle by
  6. You recall The tale of Zaccheus, who did climb a tree, And Jesus said: " Come down"? – Black Beetles in Amber by Ambrose Bierce
  7. Down on that plain had stood Herod's Jericho, which Christ had gone through time and again; where Zaccheus climbed the tree to see Him, and Bartimeus sitting by the wayside had cried out for his mercy and got it. – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  8. Being high up, and that sycamore touching the window nearly, it ain't unlike Zaccheus. – Here and Hereafter by Barry Pain
  9. Luke 21: 3. Herod and Zaccheus both rejoice at the sight of Christ; but they had most different rewards. – True Christianity by Johann Arndt
  10. Don't you know those ikons and images and things scattered up and down Europe, that are supposed to have been painted or carved, as the case may be, by St. Luke or Zaccheus, or somebody of that sort; I always like to think that some notable person of those times designed Bond Street. – The Unbearable Bassington by Saki
  11. I would like to know how long it took the Lord to convert Zaccheus? – Pleasure & Profit in Bible Study by Dwight Moody
  12. When Jesus came to the place, he looked up and said to him, " Zaccheus, come down, for to- day I must stay at your house." – The Children's Bible by Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent
  13. But Zaccheus stood up and said to Jesus, " Lord, I will give half of all that I have to the poor; and to every man whom I have cheated out of anything I will give back four times as much." – The Children's Bible by Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent
  14. With him it would either be the sewer or the sycamore- tree of Zaccheus; either the little upper chamber among the saints or eating husks with the swine. – The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker
  15. Of that city was Zaccheus the dwarf that clomb up into the sycamore tree for to see our Lord, because he was so little he might not see him for the people. – The-Travels-of-Sir-John-Mandeville by Mandeville, John, Sir
  16. 11. So then, who could be the lost sheep of the house of Israel, but such as were Matthew, James, Zaccheus, and their companions in their and such like transgressions? – The Pharisee And The Publican by John Bunyan
  17. We shall go up the tree wi' Zaccheus. – Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush by Ian Maclaren
  18. There was no sign of Zaccheus being converted when he went up that sycamore tree, and he was converted when he came down, so he must have been converted between the branch and the ground. – Pleasure & Profit in Bible Study by Dwight Moody