Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And beginning with Moses and all the prophets, he explained to them the things concerning himself in all the scriptures.
And behold, there appeared to them Moses and Elijah, talking with him.
And there appeared to 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 the righteousness of God has been revealed apart from law, although the law and the prophets bear witness to it,
2 Corinthians 3:7
Now if the ministry that brought death, which was engraved in letters on stone, came with glory, so that the Israelites could not look steadily at the face of Moses because of its glory, fading though it was,
Yet Jesus has been counted worthy of as much more glory than Moses as the builder of a house has more honor than the house.
So they answered, "John the Baptist; but others say Elijah; and others say that one of the old prophets has risen again."
And he will go before him in the spirit and power of Elijah, 'to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children,' and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just, to make ready a people prepared for the Lord."
Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and it did not rain on the earth for three years and six months.