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Christ in All the Bible
Of whom does
Christ Himself tell us that the Scriptures speak about?
the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are
they which testify of me." John 5:39.
did Moses and the Old Testament prophets write?
findeth Nathanael, and saith unto him, We have found him, of whom Moses in
the law, and the prophets, did write, Jesus of Nazareth, the son of
Joseph." John 1:45.
beforehand the death and resurrection of Christ?
"Then he said unto them, O fools, and slow of
heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken:
Ought not Christ to have suffered these things, and to enter into his
Does all of
Scripture tell us about Jesus?
beginning at Moses and all the prophets, he expounded unto them in all
the scriptures the things concerning himself." Luke 24:27.
Where in the
Bible is the first promise of the Redeemer?
"And the LORD
God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed
above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy belly shalt
thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life: And I will put
enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed;
it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel." Genesis
In what words
was this great truth explained to Abraham?
thy seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed; because thou
hast obeyed my voice." Genesis 22:18. (See also Genesis
To whom did
this promised seed refer?
Abraham and his seed were the promises made. He saith not, And to seeds,
as of many; but as of one, And to thy seed, which is Christ."
Whom did God
promise would especially guide Israel to the Promised Land?
send an Angel before thee, to keep thee in the way, and to bring
thee into the place which I have prepared." Exodus 23:20.
Who was the
Rock that went with them?
"And did all
drink the same spiritual drink: for they drank of that spiritual Rock that
followed them: and that Rock was
Christ." 1 Corinthians 10:4.
Where was the
promised Saviour to be born?
"But thou, Bethlehem
Ephratah, though thou be little among the thousands of Judah, yet
out of thee shall He come forth unto Me that is to be Ruler in Israel;
whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting." Micah
In what Old
Testament prophecy are the life, suffering, and death of Christ foretold?
In the fifty-third
chapter of Isaiah.
of Scripture foretold the price of Christ's betrayal?
"And I said
unto them, If ye think good, give me my price; and if not, forbear. So
they weighed for my price thirty pieces of silver." Zechariah
11:12. (See Matthew 26:15.)
dying words were written a thousand years before His death. Where are they
my God, why hast thou forsaken me? why art thou so far from helping me,
and from the words of my roaring?" Psalms 22:1. (See Matthew 27:46.)
"Into thine hand I commit my spirit: thou hast redeemed me, O LORD
God of truth." Psalms 31:5. (See Luke
passage do the Psalms also foretell Christ's resurrection?
wilt not leave My soul in hell; neither wilt Thou suffer Thine Holy
One to see corruption." Psalm 16:10. (See Acts 2:25-31.)
does Daniel use to describe Christ's receiving of His kingdom?
"I saw in the
night visions, and behold, One like the Son of man came with the
clouds of heaven, and came to the Ancient of days, and they brought him
near before him. And there was given him dominion, and glory, and a
kingdom, that all people, nations, and languages, should serve him:
his dominion is an everlasting dominion, which shall not pass away, and
his kingdom that which shall not be destroyed." Daniel 7:13,14. (See
also Luke 1:32,33; 19:11,12; Revelation 11:15.)
How does the
book of Psalms describe Christ's Second Advent?
"Let the floods clap their hands: let the hills be joyful together
before the LORD; for he cometh to judge the earth: with
righteousness shall he judge the world, and the people with equity."
Psalm 98:8,9. "Our God shall come, and shall not keep silence: a
fire shall devour before him, and it shall be very tempestuous round about
him. He shall call to the heavens from above, and to the earth, that he
may judge his people." Psalms 50:3,4.