Jesus Christ is the subject of more than 300 Old Testament prophecies. His birth nearly 2,000 years ago, and events of His life had been foretold by many prophets during a period of 1,500 years. History confirms that even the smallest detail happened just as predicted. It confirms beyond a doubt that Jesus is the true Messiah, the Son of God and Savior of the world.
UNIQUENESS OF JESUS CHRIST
FOLLOWING ARE SOME AMAZING PREDICTIONS FROM THE OLD TESTAMENT
Old Testament Prophecy: Isaiah 7:14
Fullfillment in Jesus: Matthew 1:18,22,23
Old Testament Prophecy: Micah 5:2
Fullfillment in Jesus: Luke 2:4,6,7
His Childhood in Egypt
Old Testament Prophecy: Hosea 11:1
Fullfillment in Jesus: Matthew 2:14-15
The Purpose for His Death
Old Testament Prophecy: Isaiah 53:4-6
Fullfillment in Jesus: 1 Corinthians 15:21; 1 Peter 2:24
Old Testament Prophecy: Zechariah 11:12-13; 13:6
Fullfillment in Jesus: Matthew 26:14-16; 27:3-10
Old Testament Prophecy: Psalm 22
Fullfillment in Jesus: Matthew 27
Old Testament Prophecy: Psalm 16:9-10
Fullfillment in Jesus: Acts 2:31
JESUS CLAIMS CONCERNING WHO He IS
What did those who heard what Jesus said think He meant?
John 14:7, John 14:8-9
What did Jesus claim to do in the following verses?
John 5:22, Matthew 9:6, John 6:45-47
What did Jesus predict in the following verses?
Mark 9:31, Luke 18:31-33, John 14:1-3
What characteristics of Jesus are attributes of an omnipotent God?
John 2:24, Matthew 8:26-27, John 11:43-45
According to the passages above, Jesus claimed to be God. He made the kinds of claims that only a person who presumed he was God would make. Both His friends and His enemies called Him God, and He never attempted to deny it. He even commended His followers for believing He was God.
WHAT OTHERS SAID ABOUT WHO HE WAS ?
What did His followers say about Jesus?
John the Baptist (John 1:29), Peter (Matthew 16:16)
How did Jesus respond to what Peter said? (verse 17)
Martha (John 11:27), Thomas (John 20:28)
How does Christ’s response to what Thomas said (verse 29) apply to you?
Paul (II Corinthians 5:21,
The Jews (John 10:33)
Judas (Matthew 27:3-4)
Pilate (Matthew 27:22-23)
The Roman Soldier (Matthew 27:54)
Why is it important that you personally recognize who Jesus Christ really is?
Have you invited Jesus Christ into your life?