Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures;
1 Corinthians 4:1
Let men consider us, as the ministers of Christ, who dispense the divine mysteries.
1 Corinthians 11:2
now I commend you, brethren, for remembring all my orders, and for keeping the rules I delivered to you.
we are now going to Jerusalem, where the son of man will be betrayed to the chief priests, and to the Scribes, who will condemn him to die,
Then he said to them, go ye into all parts of the world, and preach the gospel to all mankind.
thus it is written, and thus it behov'd Christ to suffer, and to rise from the dead the third day:
for I neither received it from man, nor was I taught it but by the revelation of Jesus Christ.
was not the Messiah to have suffer'd thus, and after that enter into his glory?
but thus it is that God has accomplished what he had foretold by the mouth of all his prophets, that Christ should suffer.
but by the divine favour I am still preserv'd alive, testifying to the small and to the great nothing but what Moses and the prophets have predicted should happen: "that Christ should suffer:
1 Peter 1:11
when the spirit of Christ inform'd the minds of the prophets of his future sufferings, and of the glorious consequences, they were solicitous to know the circumstances of the times pointed at:
1 Peter 2:24
he himself cancel'd our sins by the crucifixion of his body, that we being set free from sin, might live in the service of virtue. it is by his bruises that you were healed: