Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Whom the heaven must receive until the times of restitution of all things, which God hath spoken by the mouth of all his holy prophets since the world began.
"ye men of Galilee, why stand ye gazing up to heaven? this same Jesus who is taken up from you into heaven, shall descend in the same manner as ye have seen him ascend thither."
repent therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshment shall come from the presence of the Lord, who shall send Jesus Christ,
Jesus answered, 'tis true, Elias was to come first and set all things right.
At length they started this question, why do the Scribes say, that Elias must first come?
he is the person to whom all the prophets give this attestation, that all who believe in him, shall receive remission of sins, by his authority.
according to the antient promise he made by the mouth of the holy prophets,
2 Peter 1:21
from the prophet's OWN MOTION; but the holy men of God spoke by the IMPULSE of the holy spirit.
2 Peter 3:2
by admonishing you to be mindful of the predictions of the holy prophets, and of the directions of the apostles of our Lord and Saviour.
O heaven, and ye holy apostles and prophets, triumph at her ruin, since God hath avenged you on her.
the angel then said, "these sayings are certain and true. the Lord God of the holy prophets has sent his angel to shew his servants what must shortly happen.