Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For Moses truly said unto the fathers, A prophet shall the Lord your God raise up unto you of your brethren, like unto me; him shall ye hear in all things whatsoever he shall say unto you.
This is the Moses who said to the descendants of Israel, "'God will raise up a Prophet for you, from among your brethren, just as He raised me up.'
For what was impossible to the Law--powerless as it was because it acted through frail humanity--God effected. Sending His own Son in a body like that of sinful human nature and as a sacrifice for sin, He pronounced sentence upon sin in human nature;
To them the Patriarchs belong, and from them in respect of His human lineage came the Christ, who is exalted above all, God blessed throughout the Ages. Amen.
But, when the time was fully come, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born subject to Law,
But Jesus--who was made a little inferior to the angels in order that through God's grace He might taste death for every human being--we already see wearing a crown of glory and honour because of His having suffered death.
Then Peter said to Jesus, "Master, we are thankful to you that we are here. If you approve, I will put up three tents here, one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah."
Moreover there appeared to them Elijah accompanied by Moses; and the two were conversing with Jesus,
And suddenly there were two men conversing with Him, who were Moses and Elijah.
For the Law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.
"In most solemn truth I tell you that he who listens to my teaching and believes Him who sent me, has the Life of the Ages, and does not come under judgement, but has passed over out of death into Life.
God, who in ancient days spoke to our forefathers in many distinct messages and by various methods through the Prophets,
For this reason we ought to pay the more earnest heed to the things which we have heard, for fear we should drift away from them.
and so, having been made perfect, He became to all who obey Him the source and giver of eternal salvation.
For all the Prophets and the Law taught until John.