Did Jesus ever quote any OT books that
Protestants don’t “believe in”?
Oh, what Jesus did is much better than that.
As pointed out above, a quote from those books
would not prove inspiration. The only real proof is that any of the
Books of the Bible belong in the Canon, the Table of Contents of the
Bible, is that Jesus has give us an infallible Church that He
established to affirm this Canon .
So, What Did Jesus Do ? WDJD
He lived a Passion that proved these books contain
true prophesy. This suggests that these Books are the inspired Word of
Prophetic : Wisdom: Chapters One And Two Are
These particular prophecies are only found in the
Please compare the
prophetic text of Wisdom below with the corresponding
text in the New Testament.
And do the same for the corresponding prophetic
Wisdom of Solomon 2:1, 12
[evil ones] who said among themselves, thinking not aright ...
Let us lie in wait for the righteous man,
because he is inconvenient to
us and opposes our actions;
reproaches us for sins against the law, and accuses us of sins
against our training.”
“The scribes and the Pharisees watched him [Jesus] closely to
see if he would cure on the sabbath so that they might discover
a reason to accuse him.”
“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for you are
like whitewashed tombs, which outwardly appear beautiful, but
within they are full of dead men’s bones and all uncleanness.
So you also outwardly appear righteous to men, but within you
are full of hypocrisy and iniquity.”
think that I shall accuse you to the Father; it is Moses who
accuses you, on whom you set your hope. If you believed Moses,
you would believe me, for he wrote of me.”
Wisdom of Solomon 2:14
He became to us a
reproof of our thoughts…
But Jesus, knowing
their thoughts, said, "Why do you think evil in your hearts?"
Wisdom of Solomon 2:16
“He judges us debased;
he holds aloof from our paths
as from things impure.
He calls blest the destiny of the just
and boasts that God is his Father.”
“For this reason the Jews
tried all the more to kill him, because he
broke the sabbath but he
also called God his own father, making
himself equal to God.”
Wisdom of Solomon 2:18
…for if the righteous
man is God’s son, he will help him, and will deliver him from the hand
of his adversaries…Let us condemn him to a shameful death, for,
according to what he says, he will be protected."
“ ... save yourself!
If you are the Son of God, come down from the cross." So also the
chief priests, with the scribes and elders, mocked him, saying, "He
saved others; he cannot save himself. He is the King of Israel; let him
come down now from the cross, and we will believe in him. He trusts in
God; let God deliver him now, if he desires him; for he said, ‘I am the
Son of God.’"
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Prophesy in the Deuterocanonical Books