In the past God spoke to our fathers by the prophets at many times and in various ways,
To perform the mercy promised to our fathers and to remember his holy covenant,
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."
Moses therefore gave you circumcision (not that it is from Moses, but from the fathers), and you circumcise a man on the Sabbath.
We know that God spoke to Moses, but as for this fellow, we do not know where he comes from."
And so, because he was a prophet, and knew that God had sworn with an oath to him that he would set one of his descendants on his throne,
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.
For if the message spoken by angels was valid, and every transgression and disobedience received a just punishment,
As to this salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that would come to you inquired and searched carefully,
First of all you must understand this, that no prophecy of scripture is a matter of one's own interpretation,