Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he answered and told them, Elias verily cometh first, and restoreth all things; and how it is written of the Son of man, that he must suffer many things, and be set at nought.
as it is written in Isaiah the prophet, Behold, I send my messenger before thy face, who shall prepare thy way.
The voice of one crying in the wilderness: Prepare ye the way of Jehovah, make straight in the desert a highway for our God!
And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers, lest I come and smite the earth with a curse.
Now in those days comes John the baptist, preaching in the wilderness of Judaea,
But John, having heard in the prison the works of the Christ, sent by his disciples,
And many of the sons of Israel shall he turn to the Lord their God.
in the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came upon John, the son of Zacharias, in the wilderness.
There was a man sent from God, his name John.
John answered and said, A man can receive nothing unless it be given him out of heaven.
Seventy weeks are apportioned out upon thy people and upon thy holy city, to close the transgression, and to make an end of sins, and to make expiation for iniquity, and to bring in the righteousness of the ages, and to seal the vision and prophet, and to anoint the holy of holies.
Awake, O sword, against my shepherd, even against the man that is my fellow, saith Jehovah of hosts: smite the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered, and I will turn my hand upon the little ones.
But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men, and the despised of the people.
They that sit in the gate talk of me, and I am the song of the drunkards.
Rise up, O God, plead thine own cause: remember how the foolish man reproacheth thee all the day;
Thus saith Jehovah, the Redeemer of Israel, his Holy One, to him whom man despiseth, to him whom the nation abhorreth, to the servant of rulers: Kings shall see and arise, princes, and they shall worship, because of Jehovah who is faithful, the Holy One of Israel, who hath chosen thee.
I gave my back to smiters, and my cheeks to them that plucked off the hair; I hid not my face from shame and spitting.
As many were astonished at thee his visage was so marred more than any man, and his form more than the children of men
Who hath believed our report? and to whom hath the arm of Jehovah been revealed?
And Jehovah said unto me, Cast it unto the potter: a goodly price that I was prized at by them. And I took the thirty silver-pieces, and cast them to the potter in the house of Jehovah.
And Herod with his troops having set him at nought and mocked him, having put a splendid robe upon him, sent him back to Pilate.
but emptied himself, taking a bondman's form, taking his place in the likeness of men;