What the Prophets Foretold

Prophecy Scripture
The Messiah would be a descendant of Abraham. Genesis 12:3
The Messiah would be a descendant of Abraham. Genesis 18:17-18
The Messiah would be a descendant of Judah. Genesis 49:10
The Messiah would be a descendant of Jesse. Isaiah 11:1
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. 2 Samuel 7:12-13
The Messiah would be born of the “seed” of a woman. Genesis 3:15
The Messiah would be born of a virgin. Isaiah 7:14
The Messiah would be Immanuel, “God with us.” Isaiah 7:14
The Messiah would be born in Bethlehem. Micah 5:2
The Messiah would be a Prophet. Deuteronomy 18:15-19
The Messiah would be a Priest . Psalm 110:4; Zechariah 6:12-13
The Messiah would be a King. Genesis 49:10; Psalm 2:6
The Messiah would speak in parables. Psalm 78:2; Isaiah 6:9-10
The Messiah would have Spirit of God upon Him. Isaiah 42:1; Isaiah 11:2; Isaiah 61:1-2
The Messiah would be the messenger of the new covenant. Malachi 3:1c
The Messiah would be the new covenant. Isaiah 42:6
The Messiah would make an end to sins. Daniel 9:24
The Messiah would provide freedom from the bondage of sin and death. Isaiah 61:1-2
The Messiah would die for the sins of the world. Isaiah 53:8; Daniel 9:26; Isaiah 53:12
The Messiah would be as a sacrificial lamb. Isaiah 53:7
The Messiah would be an offering for sin. Isaiah 53:10
The Messiah’s offering of himself would replace all sacrifices. Psalm 40:6-8
The Messiah’s blood would be shed to make atonement for all. Isaiah 52:15
The Messiah would be the sin-bearer for all mankind. Isaiah 53:6, 11,12
The Messiah would bear and carry upon himself the sins of the world. Isaiah 53:4
The Messiah would bear the penalty for mankind’s transgressions. Isaiah 53:5
The Messiah’s sacrifice would provide peace between man and God. Isaiah 53:5
The Messiah would justify man before God. Isaiah 53:11
The Messiah would be the intercessor between man and God. Isaiah 59:15-16; Isaiah 53:12
The Messiah would bring salvation. Isaiah 59:15-16; Zechariah 9:9
The Messiah would offer salvation to all. Joel 2:32
The Messiah would be betrayed by a friend. Psalm 41.9
The Messiah would be betrayed for 30 pieces of silver. Zec. 11:12-13
30 pieces of silver would be thrown into the house of the L-rd Zec. 11:12-13
The Messiah’s betrayer would have a short life and someone else would take his place. Psalm 109:8
The Messiah would be grouped with criminals. Isaiah 53:12
The Messiah’s hands and feet would be pierced. Psalm 22:16
The Messiah would be offered gall and vinegar. Psalm 69:21
The Messiah’s garments would be divided. Psalm 22:18
Lots would be cast for the Messiah’s clothes. Psalm 22:18
The Messiah would be thought to be cursed by God. Isaiah 53:4
The Messiah would be mocked by people shaking their heads. Psalm 22:7
Mockers would say of the Messiah, “he trusted God, let him deliver him.” Psalm 22:8
The Messiah would be crucified. Psalm 22:14
The Messiah would cry out to God. Psalm 22:1
The Messiah would be forsaken by God. Psalm 22:1
The Messiah would thirst. Psalm 22:15
The Messiah would be killed. Isaiah 53:8
The Messiah would be killed. Daniel 9:26
None of the Messiah’s bones would be broken. Psalm 34:20
The Messiah’s body would be pierced. Zechariah 12:10
The Messiah’s heart would burst, flowing with blood & water. Psalm 22:14
The Messiah would be buried in a rich man’s grave. Isaiah 53:9
The Messiah’s body would not be subject to decay. Psalm 16:8-10


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