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Messianic Prophecies
Fulfilled in Yeshua!

The Messianic Prophecy (paraphrased)

Where the prophecy appears in the Old Testament (written between 1450 BC and 430BC)

Yeshua's fulfillment of the prophecy in the New Testament (written between 45 and 95 AD)

The Messiah will be the offspring (descendant) of the woman (Eve)

Genesis 3:15

Galatians 4:4

The Messiah will be a descendant of Abraham, through whom everyone on earth will be blessed

Genesis 12:3; 18:18

Acts 3:25,26

The Messiah will be a descendant of Judah

Genesis 49:10

Matthew 1:2 and Luke 3:33

The Messiah will be a prophet like Moses

Deuteronomy 18:15-19

Acts 3:22,23

The Messiah will be the Son of God

Psalm 2:7

Matthew 3:17; Mark 1:11; Luke 3:22

The Messiah will be raised from the dead (resurrected)

Psalm 16:10,11

Matthew 28:5-9; Mark 16:6; Luke 24:4-7; John 20:11-16; Acts 1:3 and 2:32

The Messiah crucifixion experience

Psalm 22 (contains 11 prophecies—not all listed here)

Matthew 27:34-50 and John 19:17-30

The Messiah will be sneered at and mocked

Psalm 22:7

Luke 23:11,35-39

The Messiah will be pierced through hands and feet

Psalm 22:16

Luke 23:33 and 24:36-39;
John 19:18 and 20:19-20,24-27

The Messiah's bones will not be broken (a person's legs were usually broken after being crucified to speed up their death)

Psalm 22:17 and 34:20

John 19:31-33,36

Men Will Gamble for the Messiah's clothing

Psalm 22:18

Matthew 27:35; Mark 15:24; Luke 23:34; John 19:23,24

The Messiah will accused by false witnesses

Psalm 35:11

Matthew 26:59,60 and Mark 14:56,57

The Messiah will be hated without a cause

Psalm 35:19 and 69:4

John 15:23-25

The Messiah will be betrayed by a friend

Psalm 41:9

John 13:18,21

The Messiah will ascend to heaven (at the right hand of God)

Psalm 68:18

Luke 24:51; Acts 1:9; 2:33-35; 3:20-21; 5:31,32; 7:55-56; Romans 8:34; Ephesians 1:20,21; Colossians 3:1; Hebrews 1:3; 8:1; 10:12; 12:2; 1 Pet 3:22 . . .

The Messiah will be given vinegar and gall to drink

Psalm 69:21

Matthew 27:34; Mark 15:23; John 19:29,30

Great kings will pay homage and tribute to the Messiah

Psalm 72:10,11

Matthew 2:1-11

The Messiah is a "stone the builders rejected" who will become the "head cornerstone"

Psalm 118:22,23 and Isaiah 28:16

Matthew 21:42,43; Acts 4:11; Ephesians 2:20; 1 Peter 2:6-8

The Messiah will be a descendant of David

Psalm 132:11 and Jeremiah 23:5,6; 33:15,16

Luke 1:32,33

The Messiah will be a born of a virgin

Isaiah 7:14

Matthew 1:18-25 and Luke 1:26-35

The Messiah's first spiritual work will be in Galilee

Isaiah 9:1-7

Matthew 4:12-16

The Messiah will make the blind see, the deaf hear, etc.

Isaiah 35:5-6

Many places. Also see Matthew 11:3-6 and John 11:47

The Messiah will be beaten, mocked, and spat upon

Isaiah 50:6

Matthew 26:67 and 27:26-31

The "Gospel according to Isaiah"

Isaiah 52:13-53:12

Matthew, Mark, Luke, John

People will hear and not believe the "arm of the LORD" (Messiah)

Isaiah 53:1

John 12:37,38

The Messiah will be rejected

Isaiah 53:3

Matthew 27:20-25; Mark 15:8-14; Luke 23:18-23; John 19:14,15

The Messiah will be killed

Isaiah 53:5-9

Matthew 27:50; Mark 15:37-39; Luke 23:46; John 19:30

The Messiah will be silent in front of his accusers

Isaiah 53:7

Matthew 26:62,63 and 27:12-14

The Messiah will be buried with the rich

Isaiah 53:9

Matthew 27:59,60; Mark 15:46; Luke 23:52,53; John 19:38-42

The Messiah will be crucified with criminals

Isaiah 53:12

Matthew 27:38; Mark 15:27; Luke 23:32,33

The Messiah is part of the new and everlasting covenant

Isaiah 55:3-4 and Jeremiah 31:31-34

Matthew 26:28; Mark 14:24; Luke 22:20; Hebrews 8:6-13

The Messiah will be our intercessor (intervene for us and plead on our behalf)

Isaiah 59:16

Hebrews 9:15

The Messiah has two missions

Isaiah 61:1-3 (first mission ends at ". . . year of the LORD's favor")

First mission: Luke 4:16-21; Second mission: to be fulfilled at the end of the world

The Messiah will come at a specific time

Daniel 9:25-26

Galatians 4:4 and Ephesians 1:10

The Messiah will be born in Bethlehem

Micah 5:2

Matthew 2:1 and Luke 2:4-7

The Messiah will enter Jerusalem riding a donkey

Zechariah 9:9

Matthew 21:1-11

The Messiah will be sold for 30 pieces of silver

Zechariah 11:12,13

Matthew 26:15 with Matthew 27:3-10

The Messiah will forsaken by His disciples

Zechariah 13:7

Matthew 26:31,56

The Messiah will enter the Temple with authority

Malachi 3:1

Matthew 21:12 and Luke 19:45

Couldn't Someone Just Write These Down and Pretend They Were Written Earlier?

Many people who do not believe in the Bible say this. However, manuscripts have been found that confirm that these various prophecies were written down 400-1,000 years before they actually occurred. The discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls put to rest most of such idle talk.

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