Answers Concerning Prophecies and things future #26
That it might be Fulfilled
“Then was fulfilled that which was spoken by Jeremy the Prophet ” (Matt. ii. 17).
In commenting on this verse, Dr. Thomas says:
“Matthew does not say that this event fulfilled Jeremiah’s prophecy, but the saying (to reethen). The saying was fulfilled in an appropriate sense “. Dr. John Thomas
Mount Olivet Prophecy