Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As it is written in the book of the words of Esaias the prophet, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.
The voice of one who calls out, "Prepare the way of Yahweh in the wilderness! Make a level highway in the desert for our God.
For this is he who was spoken of by Isaiah the prophet, saying, "The voice of one crying in the wilderness, make ready the way of the Lord. Make his paths straight."
The voice of one crying in the wilderness, 'Make ready the way of the Lord! Make his paths straight!'"
He said, "I am the voice of one crying in the wilderness, 'Make straight the way of the Lord,' as Isaiah the prophet said."
He will turn many of the children of Israel to the Lord, their God.
He will say, "Cast up, cast up, prepare the way, take up the stumbling-block out of the way of my people."
Go through, go through the gates! Prepare the way of the people! Cast up, cast up the highway! Gather out the stones! Lift up a banner for the peoples.
He will turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the hearts of the children to their fathers, lest I come and strike the earth with a curse."
The same came as a witness, that he might testify about the light, that all might believe through him.
You yourselves testify that I said, 'I am not the Christ,' but, 'I have been sent before him.'