Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And beginning from Moses and from all the prophets, he interpreted to them in all the scriptures the things concerning himself.
And behold, there appeared unto them Moses and Elijah talking with him.
And there appeared unto them Elijah with Moses: and they were talking with Jesus.
For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.
But now apart from the law a righteousness of God hath been manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets;
2 Corinthians 3:7
But if the ministration of death, written, and engraven on stones, came with glory, so that the children of Israel could not look stedfastly upon the face of Moses for the glory of his face; which glory was passing away:
For he hath been counted worthy of more glory than Moses, by so much as he that built the house hath more honor than the house.
And they answering said, John the Baptist; but others'say , Elijah; and others, that one of the old prophets is risen again.
And he shall go before his face in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to walk in the wisdom of the just; to make ready for the Lord a people prepared for him .
Elijah was a man of like passions with us, and he prayed fervently that it might not rain; and it rained not on the earth for three years and six months.