|Matthew 21:42 |
42 Then Jesus said to them, "Have you not read in the scriptures, where it is said: 'The stone which the builders rejected, the same has become the cornerstone; this is the Lord's doing, and it is marvelous in our eyes?'4
4 The stone rejected was Christ, the cornerstone of the temple of God in Heaven. The prophesied builders were the Jews. The Jews, who had been builders of the words without life, refused the cornerstone, Jesus, the covenant of light, the prince of peace, the Lord of glory, he who sits on David's throne, who comes, (as it is written in the volume of the book), to do the will of God.