Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And beginning at Moses and all the prophets, he expounded unto them in all the scriptures the things concerning himself.
then he said, this is what I told you, while I was yet with you, that what has been written concerning me in the law of Moses, in the prophets, and in the psalms, must be all accomplished.
You search the scriptures, for you think by their means to have eternal life, and they are the very writings which do testify of me.
for Moses said to the fathers, "a prophet shall the Lord your God raise up unto you, of your brethren, like unto me; observe whatever he shall say to you.
this is that Moses who said to the children of Israel, "a prophet shall the Lord your God raise up unto you of your brethren, like unto me; him shall ye hear."
then Jesus said to them, how stupidly incredulous are you not to believe things that have been all predicted by the prophets!
Philip meeting with Nathanael, said to him, we have found him of whom Moses in the law, and the prophets did write, Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph.
afterwards Samuel and all that prophesied after him, have likewise foretold these times.
he is the person to whom all the prophets give this attestation, that all who believe in him, shall receive remission of sins, by his authority.
as for the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and their senators, by their not knowing who he was, and by condemning him, they have accomplished the declarations of the prophets, which are read every sabbath-day:
then I fell at his seet to worship him: but he said to me, "forbear: I am the servant of God, as you and your brethren are, that bear testimony to Jesus: worship God: for to give testimony to Jesus, is the very design of prophecy."