2 Samuel 23:2

The Spirit of the LORD spoke by me, and his word was in my tongue.
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Cyril of Jerusalem

AD 386
In Moses’ day the Spirit was given by the imposition of hands; and Peter imparted the Spirit by the imposition of hands. Upon you also, who are to be baptized, the grace will come. In what manner I do not say, for I do not anticipate the proper time.… We learn clearly in the book of Kings [Samuel], of Samuel and David, how by the Holy Spirit they prophesied and were leaders of the prophets. Samuel in fact was called the “seer.” David says plainly: “The spirit of the Lord has spoken by me;” and in the psalms: “and do not take your holy spirit from me;” and again: “May your good spirit guide me on level ground.” - "Catechetical Lectures 16.26, 28"

George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Tongue. Nothing could more decisively prove the inspiration of the sacred books.

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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