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 has been written in Isaiah the prophet, "Behold, I send My messenger before Thy face, who shall prepare Thy way;
Now in those days comes John, the Immerser, preaching in the wilderness of Judaea,
And John, having heard, in the prison, of the works of the Christ, sending by his disciples,
And many of the sons of Israel will he turn to the Lord their God.
in the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to John, the son of Zacharias, in the wilderness;
There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.
John answered and said, "A man can receive nothing, unless it has been given to him from Heaven.