Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So the people came to Moses and said, “We have sinned, because we have spoken against the Lord and you; intercede with the Lord, that He may remove the serpents from us.” And Moses interceded for the people.
2 Kings 18:4
He removed the high places and broke down the sacred pillars and cut down the Asherah. He also broke in pieces the bronze serpent that Moses had made, for until those days the sons of Israel burned incense to it; and it was called Nehushtan.
So Jesus said,
“When you lift up the Son of Man, then you will know that I am He, and I do nothing on My own initiative, but I speak these things as the Father taught Me.
And I, if I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all men to Myself.”
For dogs have surrounded me; A band of evildoers has encompassed me; They pierced my hands and my feet.
How then will the Scriptures be fulfilled, which say that it must happen this way?”
Then He took the twelve aside and said to them, “Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem, and all things which are written through the prophets about the Son of Man will be accomplished.
and how the chief priests and our
rulers delivered Him to the sentence of death, and crucified Him.
this Man, delivered over by the
predetermined plan and foreknowledge of God, you nailed to a cross by the hands of godless men and put Him to death.
For truly in this city there were gathered together against Your holy
servant Jesus, whom You anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, along with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel,
For we maintain that a man is justified by faith apart from works of the Law.