Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Was it not necessary for the Christ to go through these things, and to come into his glory?
To him all the prophets give witness, that through his name everyone who has faith in him will have forgiveness of sins.
And now I am here to be judged because of the hope given by God's word to our fathers;
In the hope of eternal life, which was made certain before eternal time, by the word of God who is ever true;
But now without the law there is a revelation of the righteousness of God, to which witness is given by the law and the prophets;