Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And they asked him, What then? Art thou Elias? And he saith, I am not. Art thou that prophet? And he answered, No.
Art thou elias
“Behold, I am going to send you
Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and terrible day of the Lord.
And if you are willing to accept it, John himself is Elijah who was to come.
And His disciples asked Him, “Why then do the scribes say that
Elijah must come first?”
It is he who will
go as a forerunner before Him in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn the hearts of the fathers back to the children, and the disobedient to the attitude of the righteous, so as to make ready a people prepared for the Lord.”
Art thou that
They asked him, and said to him, “Why then are you baptizing, if you are not the
Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?”
Some of the people therefore, when they heard these words, were saying, “This certainly is
The Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among you, from your countrymen, you shall listen to him.
But what did you go out to see? A prophet? Yes, I tell you, and one who is more than a prophet.
And they said, “Some say
John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; but still others, Jeremiah, or one of the prophets.”
and by some that
Elijah had appeared, and by others that one of the prophets of old had risen again.