"Jesus-Messiah the Fulfillment
of Prophecy" Page
The Old Testament contains over 300 references to the Messiah that were fulfilled in Jesus.
"Science Speaks" by Peter Stoner the probabilities of a
man fulfilling eight of the prophecies
is 1 in 10 to the 17th power which is 100,000,000,000,000,000.
So now can you imagine the figure for all of the over 300 prophecies that were fulfilled in Jesus.
if you question that God inspired the Bible and that Jesus is the
Christ your argument would really have
little merit. Especially if you consider the science of probability.
look at what Luke 24:44-49 says:
"And he said unto them, These are the words which I spake unto you, while I was yet with you, that all things
must be fulfilled, which were written in the law of Moses, and in the prophets, and in the psalms, concerning
me. Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures, And said unto them, Thus it
is written, and thus it behooved Christ to suffer, and to rise from the dead the third day: And that repentance
and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem. And ye are
witnesses of these things. And, behold, I send the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the
city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with power from on high."
Notice that Matthew 1:22 says this "All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had said through the prophet;"
take a look at the word FULFILL and see what the
scriptures tell us. Twelve times in the gospel of Matthew
alone the mention of the things that need to be FULFILLED about Jesus were mentioned. (Matthew 1:22; 2:15;
3:15; 4:14; 5:17; 8:17; 12:17; 13:14,35; 21:4; 27:9) These verses are talking about Old Testament prophecies
that are to be fulfilled in Jesus birth and life. These FULFILLMENTS are powerful testimonies to the
divine origin of the Scriptures and its accuracy even in the small details.
not all the PROPHESIES of the Old Testament are fulfilled. Jesus is coming again!
There are prophecies of His return in the Old and New Testament.
Word the Bible is so full of wonder and awe! But it is also very
specific if we study
it with the insight and inspiration of the Holy Spirit.
word "Bible" was formed from a Greek term meaning books
in the plural. The Bible is a collection of 66 books
and inspired by God. It has many authors and was written in Hebrew, Greek and Aramaic.
Timothy 3:16-17 "All Scripture is God breathed and is useful
for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in
righteousness, so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work."
The New Testament
Here are just some of the Prophesies
and Their Fulfillment:
Ascend to the
right hand of God
Psalm 16:11 & Psalm 68:18-19 & Psalm 110:1 & Luke 24:51 & Acts 1:9-11 & Acts 7:55 & Hebrews 1:3
Betrayed by a
Psalm 41:9 & Matthew 26:21-50 & John 13:18-21 & Acts 1:16-18
Mark 14:17-21 & Luke 22:19-23
Buried with the
rich when dead
Isaiah 53:9 & Matthew 27:57-60
crucifixion, and having his hands and feet pierced
Psalm 22:17(16) & Zechariah 12:10 & Matthew 27:35 & Luke 24:39 & John 9:18 &
John 9:34-37 & John 20:35 & Revelation 1:7
Mark 15:20, 25 & John 19:15-18
having a bone broken
Exodus 12:46 & John 19:33-36
Offered vinegar to
drink to quench his thirst
Psalm 69:22 & Matthew 27:34
Psalm 22:15 & John 19:28
to be cast for the Messiah's clothes:
Psalm 22:18 & Matthew 27:35 & Mark 15:24 & John 19:23, 24
Psalm 22:7,8 & Matthew 27:39-43 & Luke 23:11, 35
Raised from the
Psalm 16:10; Isaiah 53:9-10; Matthew 28:1-20; Acts 2:23-36; Acts 13:33-37;
1 Corinthians 15:4-6 & Mark 16:1-8 & Luke 24:1-9, 44-48 & John 20:1-31
& I Corinthians 15:4-8
Rode on a Donkey
Zechariah 9:9; Mark 11:1-11
die as a sacrifice for our sins and atone for the sins of mankind
Isaiah 53:5, 6, 8, 10-12 & John 1:29 and 11:49-52 & Acts 10:43 and 13:38, 39
& I Corinthians 15:3 & Ephesians 1:7 & I Peter 2:24, 25 & I John 1:7, 9
& Isaiah 53:5-7,12; Mark 10:45; John 1:29; John 3:16; Acts 8:30-35
before His accusers:
Isaiah 53:7 & Matthew 27:12-14 & Mark 15:3,4 & Luke 23:8-10
Sold for 30 pieces
Zechariah 11:12 & Matthew 26:15
and spat upon:
Micah 5:1 & Isaiah 50:6 & Matthew 26:67 27:30 & Mark 14:65 15:19 & Luke 22:63,64
& John 19:1-3
with sinner's & pray for his enemies:
Isaiah 53:12 & Matthew 27:38 & Mark 15:27,28 & Luke 23:32-34
Was to be beaten
Isaiah 50:6; Matthew 26:67; Matthew 27:26-30
Zechariah 9:9 & Matthew 21:1-9 & John 12:12-16
be rejected by his own people:
Isaiah 53:1,3; Psalm 118:22 & John 1:11,12:37-43 & Matthew 26:3,4 & Acts 4:1-12
be tried and condemned:
Isaiah 53:8 & Matthew 27:1,2 & Luke 23:1-25
for you to consider:
"You must make a choice. Either
this man was and is the Son of God: or else a madman or something
You can shut Him up for a fool, you can spit at Him and kill Him as a demon; or you can fall at His feet
and call Him Lord and God.
~C.S. Lewis "Mere Christianity"~
that you know for sure who Jesus Christ is and was......
Let me ask you a most important question.
Have you asked Him to be the Lord and Saviour of your life?
This is what Jesus said about
"Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life:
no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
If you are you wondering........
How can you become a Christian?
you are a Christian, please take this time to give your life
totally over to the Lord.
There is no half way with the Lord. Either you are in control or the Lord is.
Who is in control of your life?
14:1-3 "Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God,
believe also in me. In my Father's house are
many mansions : if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and
prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also."
Let's look forward to the Lord's return with an expectant heart.
are some links to check out:
What do the scriptures say about the Messiah?
PROPHECIES OF THE MESSIAH
Of Whom Do the Prophets Speak?
Jesus Fulfilled Many Old Testament Bible Prophecies.
"Fulfilled Prophecies That Silence the Skeptic"
God's Plan of Salvation in HEBREW
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Annie's Feasts of the Bible Page - 4 of the 7 feasts have been literally fulfilled.
Annie's Ground Hog Day Page - subtitled - Do you know the signs of the times?
Learn about The Jubilee Year & meanings of the Jewish Years: Annie's New Year's Page
Annie's End Times Page
Annie's "Passover Feast" Page - learn about the Passover meal
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