Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And his disciples asked him, saying, Why then say the scribes that Elias must first come?

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Why

Matthew 17:3
And, behold, Moses and Elias were seen to them, conversing with him.
Matthew 11:14
And if ye will receive, this is Elias he about to come.
Matthew 27:47
And some of them standing there, having heard, said, That he calls Elias.
Malachi 4:5
Behold, I send to you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the day of Jehovah, great and terrible:
Mark 9:11
And having asked him, saying, That the scribes say that Elias must first come.
John 1:21
And they asked, What then? Art thou Elias? And he says, I am not. Art thou a prophet? And he answered, No.

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Mark 9:11
And having asked him, saying, That the scribes say that Elias must first come.
Luke 9:8
And by certain, that Elias has appeared.; and by others, that a prophet, one of the ancients, was risen.