Luke 1:17; Luke 1:76; Luke 2:31; Luke 3:4; Luke 9:52; Luke 12:20; Luke 12:47; Luke 17:8; Luke 22:8-9; Luke 22:12-13; Luke 23:56; Luke 24:1
"It is he who will go as a forerunner before Him in the spirit and power of Elijah, TO TURN THE HEARTS OF THE FATHERS BACK TO THE CHILDREN, and the disobedient to the attitude of the righteous, so as to make ready a people prepared for the Lord ."
"And you, child, will be called the prophet of the Most High; For you will go on BEFORE THE LORD TO PREPARE HIS WAYS;
Which You have prepared in the presence of all peoples,
as it is written in the book of the words of Isaiah the prophet, "THE VOICE OF ONE CRYING IN THE WILDERNESS, 'MAKE READY THE WAY OF THE LORD , MAKE HIS PATHS STRAIGHT.
and He sent messengers on ahead of Him, and they went and entered a village of the Samaritans to make arrangements for Him.
"But God said to him, 'You fool! This very night your soul is required of you; and now who will own what you have prepared?'
"And that slave who knew his master's will and did not get ready or act in accord with his will, will receive many lashes,
"But will he not say to him, 'Prepare something for me to eat, and properly clothe yourself and serve me while I eat and drink; and afterward you may eat and drink '?
And Jesus sent Peter and John, saying, "Go and prepare the Passover for us, so that we may eat it."
They said to Him, "Where do You want us to prepare it?"
"And he will show you a large, furnished upper room; prepare it there."
And they left and found everything just as He had told them; and they prepared the Passover.
Then they returned and prepared spices and perfumes. And on the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.
But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they came to the tomb bringing the spices which they had prepared.