We made known unto you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, and were eyewitnesses of his majesty 2. Pet.
To meet him all his saints, who silent stood
Eyewitnesses of his mighty acts,
With jubilee advanc'd. Milton's Paradise Lost, b. vi.
Give us, if thou can'st,
Eyewitness of what first or last was done,
Relation more particular and distinct. Milton's Agonistes.
The curious, by laying together circumstances, attestations, and characters of those who are concerned in them, either receive or reject what at first but eyewitnesses could absolutely believe or disbelieve. Addison on the Christian Religion.