Missives

And Ten More Fulfilled Prophecies of Jesus

Ten prophecies related to Jesus' work and impacts. Can anyone credibly doubt that Jesus is the Christ?

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OT Prophecy

NT Fulfillment

21

Son of God

(Ps 2:7) ... the LORD hath said unto me, Thou art my Son; this day have I begotten thee.

(Mt 3:17) This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.

(Rom 1:3) Concerning His Son Jesus Christ our Lord 

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Pre-existent

(Mic 5:2b) ... out of thee shall He come forth ... whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting.

(Col 1:17) And He is before (i.e., has existed prior to) all things, and by him all things consist.

23

Called Lord

(Ps 110:1) The LORD said unto my Lord, Sit thou at my right hand ...

(Lk 2:11) For unto you is born ... Christ the Lord. (cp Mt 22:43-45)

24

Shall be a Priest

(Ps 110:4) The LORD hath sworn ... Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.

(Heb 5:5-6) So also Christ ... art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec. (cp Heb 3:1)

25

Shall be a King

(Ps 2:6) Yet have I set my king upon my holy hill of Zion.

(Jn 18:37) ... Jesus answered [Pilate], Thou sayest that I am a king. To this end was I born ...

26

Zealous for God

(Ps 69:9) For the zeal of thine house hath eaten me up; and the reproaches of them that reproached thee are fallen upon me.

(Jn 2:15-17) ... He had made a scourge of small cords, He drove them all out of the temple, ┬░and poured out the changers' money, and overthrew the tables; And said ... make not my Father's house an house of merchandise. 

27

Was to enter the Temple

(Mal 3:1) ... the Lord ... shall suddenly come to His temple, even the messenger of the covenant, whom ye delight in ...

(Mt 21:12) And Jesus went into the temple of God, and cast out all them that sold and bought in the temple ...

28

Enters Jerusalem on an ass and a colt

(Zech 9:9) O ... Jerusalem ... thy King cometh unto thee ... riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass.

(Mt 21:6-7) And the disciples ... brought the ass, and the colt, and put on them their clothes, and they set Him thereon.

29

Stone of stumbling to the Jews

(Ps 118:22) The stone which the builders refused is become the head stone of the corner.

(1Pet 2:7) Unto you therefore which believe He is precious: but ...  the stone which the builders disallowed, the same is made the head of the corner,

30

Light to the Gentiles

(Isa 60:3) And the Gentiles shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.

(Ac 26:23) That Christ should suffer, and ... should shew light unto the people, and to the Gentiles. (cp Ac 13.47, Ac 28:28)