Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
for all the prophets and the law prophesied until John;
And, wishing to kill him, he feared the multitude, because they were holding him as a prophet.
but I say to you that Elijah already came, and they recognized him not, but did with him whatsoever they wished: so also the Son of Man is about to suffer by them."
And Jesus, answering, said, "I also will ask you one thing, which if ye tell Me, I also will tell you by what authority I do these things:
And they were asking Him, saying, "How is it that the scribes say that Elijah must first come?"
for he will be great before the Lord; and he will drink no wine nor strong drink; and he will be filled with the Holy Spirit, even from his mother's womb.
Then were going forth to him Jerusalem, and all Judaea, and all the country round about the Jordan,