Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And thou, child, shalt be called the prophet of the Highest: for thou shalt go before the face of the Lord to prepare his ways;
I say unto you, Among them that are born of women there is none greater than John: yet he that is but little in the kingdom of God is greater than he.
And when he would have put him to death, he feared the multitude, because they counted him as a prophet.
But if we shall say, From men; we fear the multitude; for all hold John as a prophet.
But should we say, From men--they feared the people: for all verily held John to be a prophet.
He shall be great, and shall be called the Son of the Most High: and the Lord God shall give unto him the throne of his father David:
But love your enemies, and do them good, and lend, never despairing; and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be sons of the Most High: for he is kind toward the unthankful and evil.
Yea, of Zion it shall be said, This one and that one was born in her; And the Most High himself will establish her.
The same following after Paul and us cried out, saying, These men are servants of the Most High God, who proclaim unto you the way of salvation.
And many of the children of Israel shall be turn unto the Lord their God.
as it is written in the book of the words of Isaiah the prophet, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Make ye ready the way of the Lord, Make his paths straight.
The voice of one that crieth, Prepare ye in the wilderness the way of Jehovah; make level in the desert a highway for our God.
Behold, I send my messenger, and he shall prepare the way before me: and the Lord, whom ye seek, will suddenly come to his temple; and the messenger of the covenant, whom ye desire, behold, he cometh, saith Jehovah of hosts.
Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the great and terrible day of Jehovah come.
For this is he that was spoken of through Isaiah the prophet, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Make ye ready the way of the Lord, Make his paths straight.
This is he, of whom it is written, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, Who shall prepare thy way before thee.
Even as it is written in Isaiah the prophet, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, Who shall prepare thy way.
He said, I am the voice of one crying in the wilderness, Make straight the way of the Lord, as said Isaiah the prophet.
Ye yourselves bear me witness, that I said, I am not the Christ, but, that I am sent before him.
when John had first preached before his coming the baptism of repentance to all the people of Israel.