that you should remember the words spoken beforehand by the holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and Savior spoken through your apostles.
For it would have been better for them not to have known the way of righteousness, than having known it, to turn away from the holy commandment handed on to them.
Then I fell at his feet to worship him, but he said to me, "You must not do that! I am a fellow servant with you and your brethren who hold the testimony of Jesus. Worship God. For the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy."
And beginning with Moses and all the prophets, he explained to them the things concerning himself in all the scriptures.
Then he said to them, "These are my words which I spoke to you, while I was still with you, that everything written about me in the law of Moses and the prophets and the psalms must be fulfilled."
But what God foretold by the mouth of all the prophets, that his Christ would suffer, he thus fulfilled.
whom heaven must receive until the time for establishing all that God spoke by the mouth of his holy prophets from long ago.
And likewise, all the prophets who have spoken, from Samuel and those who came afterwards, also announced these days.
Of him all the prophets bear witness that everyone who believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through his name."
When they had appointed a day for Paul, they came to him at his lodging in great numbers. And he explained the matter to them from morning till evening, testifying to the kingdom of God and trying to convince them about Jesus both from the law of Moses and from the prophets.
having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Christ Jesus himself being the cornerstone,
As to this salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that would come to you inquired and searched carefully,
And we have the prophetic word made more sure, and you will do well to pay attention to this as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.
And regard the patience of our Lord as salvation; just as also our beloved brother Paul, according to the wisdom given him, wrote to you.
We are of God. Whoever knows God listens to us; he who is not of God does not listen to us. By this we know the spirit of truth and the spirit of error.