Logos Tech Tip | How often does Paul refer to Isaiah in 1 Corinthians?
The New Testament authors made deeply significant use of the Old Testament as they told the story of Jesus and the early church movement. They quoted it directly and alluded to it as they read its story after the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus.
So, understanding where and how they used the Old Testament offers important insights as we seek to understand the New Testament.
The Logos New Testament Use of the Old Testament interactive identifies which authors made use of which passages and the way in which they used them. It provides a number of filters enabling you to quickly focus on whichever passage or idea you’re studying.
With a few clicks, you can find that in 1 Corinthians Paul refers to God speaking in Isaiah seven times. And you can scroll through the list and examine each one in turn.
For another example, the video below shows how the author of Hebrews made use of the Psalms.