Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But this I confess unto thee, that after the way which they call heresy, so worship I the God of my fathers, believing all things which are written in the law and in the prophets:
Therefore everyone who will acknowledge me before men I will acknowledge before my Father in heaven,
and asked him for letters to the synagogues in Damascus, so that if he found any men or women there who belonged to the Way, he might bring them in chains to Jerusalem.
But as some of them were obstinate and refused to believe, finding fault with the Way before the people, he left them, and withdrew the disciples, and held daily discussions in the lecture-room of Tyrannus.
2 Peter 2:2
Many people will follow their immoral ways, and they will cause the true way to be maligned.
For we have found this man a pest and a disturber of the peace among Jews all over the world. He is a ringleader of the Nazarene sect,
1 Corinthians 11:19
Doubtless there must be parties among you, if those who are right are to be recognized among you.
idolatry, sorcery, enmity, quarreling, jealousy, anger, selfishness, dissension, party-spirit,
If a man is inclined to a sect, after warning him once or twice, have nothing more to do with him.
2 Peter 2:1
There were false prophets too among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will introduce destructive sects and deny the Master who has bought them, thus bringing on themselves swift destruction.
The God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, the God of our forefathers, has done this honor to his servant Jesus, whom you betrayed and disowned before Pilate, when he had decided to let him go.
The God of our forefathers raised Jesus to life when you had hung him on a cross and killed him.
'I am the God of your forefathers, the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.' Moses was terrified and did not dare to look at it.
and he said, 'The God of our forefathers has appointed you to learn his will and to see his Righteous One and hear him speak,
2 Timothy 1:3
I thank God, whom I, like my forefathers, worship with a clear conscience, when I remember you, as I constantly do, in my prayers.
Moses said, 'The Lord God will raise up a prophet for you from among your brothers, as he raised me up. You must listen to everything that he tells you.
It is of him that all the prophets bear witness that everyone that believes in him will have his sins forgiven in his name."
To this day I have had God's help and I stand here to testify to high and low alike, without adding a thing to what Moses and the prophets declared would happen,
So they fixed a day, and came in even larger numbers to the place where he was staying, and from morning till night he explained to them the Kingdom of God and gave his testimony, trying to convince them about Jesus from the Law of Moses and the Prophets.
"By the lips of his holy prophets he promised of old to do this??71 To save us from our enemies and from the hands of all who hate us,
And he began with Moses and all the prophets and explained to them the passages all through the Scriptures that referred to himself.
You pore over the Scriptures, for you think that you will find eternal life in them, and these very Scriptures testify to me,
1 Peter 1:11
trying to learn for what possible time the spirit of Christ within them in predicting the sufferings destined for Christ intended them and the glories that were to follow them.
I fell at his feet to worship him, but he said to me, "You must not do that. I am only a fellow-slave of yours and of your brothers who have accepted the testimony of Jesus. Worship God! For the testimony of Jesus is what inspires prophecy."
In the law
After the reading of the Law and the Prophets, the synagogue authorities sent to them, saying, "Brothers, if you have any appeal to make to the people, proceed."
Therefore, you must always treat other people as you would like to have them treat you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets.
These two commands sum up the whole of the Law and the Prophets."
Until John came, it was the Law and the Prophets. From that time the Kingdom of God has been proclaimed, and everyone has been crowding into it.
But now God's way of uprightness has been disclosed without any reference to law, though the Law and the Prophets bear witness to it.