and that, from a babe, you have known the holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise unto salvation through faith that is in Christ Jesus.
having a remembrance of the unfeigned faith which is in you; which, indeed, dwelt first in your grand-mother Lois, and your mother Eunice; and, I have become persuaded, in you also.
But Jesus, answering, said to them, "Ye deceive yourselves, not knowing the Scriptures nor the power of God;
And, beginning from Moses and from all the prophets, He thoroughly interpreted to them, in all the Scriptures, the things concerning Himself.
And they said one to another, "Was not our heart burning within us, as He was talking with us in the way, as He was opening the Scriptures to us!"
Then He opened their mind, that they might understand the Scriptures;
Ye search the Scriptures; because in them ye think ye have eternal life; and these are they that testify concerning Me;
To Him all the prophets testify, that through His Name every one who believes on Him receives remission of sins."
And, when they fulfilled all things that were written concerning Him, having taken Him down from the tree, they laid Him in a tomb.
Be it known to you, brethren, that through This One is proclaimed to you forgiveness of sins;
and, according to Paul's custom, he went in to them; and for three sabbaths reasoned with them from the Scriptures,
but now made manifest, and through the prophetic Scriptures, according to the commandment of the eternal God, made known to all nations for obedience to the faith:
For I delivered to you, among the first things, that which also I received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures;
concerning which salvation the prophets earnestly sought and diligently searched, who prophesied of the grace that would come to you;
knowing this, first, that no prophecy of Scripture is of one's own interpretation;
as also in all his letters, speaking in them of these things; in which are some things hard to be understood, which the ignorant and unstable wrest, as they do also the other Scriptures, to their own destruction.
And this is the testimony, that God gave to us eternal life, and this life is in His Son.
And I fell down before his feet to worship him. And he says to me, "See that you do it not: I am a fellow-servant of you and of your brethren who hold the testimony of Jesus; worship God: for the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy."