Messianic Prophecies

Old Testament Prophecies Fulfilled in Christ

Old Testament Text New Testament Text Subject
Ge 3:15 Lk 22:53 Satan against Jesus
Ge 3:15 Heb 2:14; 1 Jn 3:8 Jesus’ victory over Satan
Ge 12:3 Ac 3:25; Gal 3:8 Gentiles blessed through Christ as the offspring of Abraham
Ge 13:15 Gal 3:15-16, 19 Messiah as the seed of Abraham
Ge 14:18-20 Heb 7 Jesus’ priesthood according to the likeness of Melchizedek
Ge 18:18 Ac 3:25; Gal 3:8 Gentiles blessed through Christ as the offspring of Abraham
Ge 22:18 Ac 3:25; Gal 3:8 Gentiles blessed through Christ as the offspring of Abraham
Ge 49:10 Lk 1:32-33 Coming ruler from Judah
Ex 12:1-14, 46 Jn 19:31-36; 1Co 5:7; 1Pe 1:19 The Messiah as the Passover Lamb
Ex 16:4 Jn 6:31-33 Messiah to give true bread from heaven
Ex 24:8 Heb 9:11-28 The Messiah’s blood to be shed as sacrifice
Lev 15:15-17 Ro 3:25; Heb 9:1-14, 24; 1Jn 2:2 Atoning sacrifice of blood
Nu 21:8-9 Jn 3:14-15 Life through looking at one on a cross
Nu 24:17 Lk 1:32-33 Coming ruler from Jacob
Nu 24:17 Rev 22:16 Coming star out of Jacob
Dt 18:17 Jn 6:14; 12:49-50; Ac 3:22-23 Coming prophet sent from God
Dt 21:23 Gal 3:13 Messiah cursed for hanging on a tree
Dt 30:12-14 Ro 10:6-8 Jesus is God’s word near to us
2Sa 7:14 Heb 1:5 Messiah to be God’s Son
2Sa 7:16 Lk 1:32-33; Rev 19:11-16 David’s Son as eternal king
1Ch 17:13 Heb 1:5 Messiah to be God’s Son
1Ch 17:14 Lk 1:32-33; Rev 19:11-16 David’s Son as eternal king
Ps 2:7 Mt 3:17; 17:5; Mk 1:11; 9:7; Lk 3:22; 9:35; Ac 13:33; Heb 1:5 God’s address to his Son
Ps 2:9 Rev 2:27 Messiah to rule the nations with power
Ps 8:2 Mt 21:16 Children to praise God’s Son
Ps 8:4-5 Heb 2:6-9 Jesus lower than the angels
Ps 8:6 1Co 15:27-28; Eph 1:22 Everything subject to God’s Son
Ps 16:8-11 Ac 2:25-32; 13:35-37 David’s Son to be raised from the dead
Ps 22:1 Mt 27:46; Mk 15:34 God-forsaken cry by the Messiah
Ps 22:7-8 Mt 27:29, 41-44; Mk 15:18, 29-32; Lk 23:35-39 Messiah mocked by a crowd
Ps 22:18 Mt 27:35; Mk 15:24; Lk 23:34; Jn 19:24 Casting lots for Jesus’ clothes
Ps 22:22 Heb 2:12 Jesus to declare his name in the church
Ps 31:5 Lk 23:46 Messiah to commit his spirit to God
Ps 34:20 Jn 19:31-36 Messiah to have no broken bones
Ps 35:19 Jn 15:25 Messiah experienced hatred for no reason
Ps 40:6-8 Jn 6:38; Heb 10:5-9 Messiah to do God’s perfect will
Ps 41:9 Jn 13:18 The Messiah’s betrayal by a friend
Ps 45:6-7 Heb 1:8-9 Characteristics of the coming King
Ps 68:18 Eph 4:7-11 Abscension and giving gifts to humans
Ps 69:4 Jn 15:25 Messiah experienced hatred for no reason
Ps 69:9 Jn 2:14-22 The Messsiah’s zeal for God’s house
Ps 69:21 Jn 19:29 The thirst of the suffering Messiah
Ps 69:25 Ac 1:20 Judgement on the Messiah’s persecutor
Ps 78:2 Mt 13:34-35 Messiah to speak in parables
Ps 102:25-27 Heb 1:10-12 Characteristics of the coming King
Ps 110:1 Ac 2:34-35; 1Co 15:25; Eph 1:20-22; Heb 1:13; 10:12-13 Jesus exalted in power at God’s right hand
Ps 110:1 Mt 22:41-45; Mk 12:35-37; Lk 20:41-44 Jesus as Son and Lord of David
Ps 110:4 Heb 5:6; 7:11-22 Jesus’ priesthood after Melchizedek
Ps 118:22-23 Mt 21:42-44; Mk 12:10; Lk 20:17-19; Ac 4:10-11; 1Pe 2:7-8 Rejected stone to become capstone
Ps 118:26 Mt 21:9; Mk 11:9; Lk 19:38; Jn 12:13 Messiah to come in the name of the Lord
Isa 6:9-10 Mt 13:14-15; Mk 4:12; Lk 8:10; Jn 12:37-41 Hearts to be closed to the gospel
Isa 7:14 Mt 1:18-23; Lk 1:26-35 Virgin birth of the Messiah
Isa 8:14 Ro 9:32-33; 1Pe 2:7-8  
Isa 9:1-2 Mt 4:13-16; Mk 1:14-15; Lk 4:14-15 Ministry to begin in Galilee
Isa 9:6-7 Lk 1:32-33 David’s Son as eternal king
Isa 9:7 Eph 2:14-17 The Messiah to be a man of peace
Isa 9:7 Jn 1:1, 18 The Messiah to be God
Isa 11:1-2 Mt 3:16; Mk 1:16; Lk 3:21-22 Branch of Jesse (David) to recieve the Spirit
Isa 11:10 Lk 1:32-33 Root of Jesse (David) as coming ruler
Isa 11:10 Ro 15:12 Salvation to be available for Gentiles
Isa 22:22 Rev 3:7 Jesus to recieve the key of David
Isa 25:8 1Co 15:54 Death to be swallowed up in victory
Isa 28:16 Ro 9:32-33; 1Pe 2:6 Messiah to be the chief cornerstone
Isa 35:5-6 Mt 11:4-6; Lk 7:22 Messiah to be a mighty worker of miracles
Isa 40:3-5 Mt 3:3; Mk 1:3; Lk 3:4; Jn 1:23 Jesus’ forerunner, a voice in the desert
Isa 42:1-4 Mt 12:15-21 Messiah as the chosen servant of the Lord
Isa 45:23 Ro 14:11; Php 2:10 Every knee to bow before the Messiah
Isa 49:6 Ac 13:46-47 Messiah as a light to the Gentiles
Isa 50:6 Mt 27:26-30; Mk 14:65; 15:15, 19; Lk 22:63; Jn 19:1, 3 Beating God’s servant
Isa 50:6 Mt 26:67; Mk 14:65 Spitting on God’s servant
Isa 53:1 Jn 12:38; Ro 10:16 Israel not to believe in the Messiah
Isa 53:3 Jn 1:11 Messiah to be rejected by his own people
Isa 53:4-5 Mt 8:16-17; Mk 1:32-34; Lk 4:40-41; 1Pe 2:24 Healing minsitry of God’s servant
Isa 53:7-8 Jn 1:29, 36; Ac 8:30-35; 1Pe 1:19; Rev 5:6, 12 Suffering Lamb of God
Isa 53:9 Heb 4:15; 1Pe 2:22 The sinless servant of God
Isa 53:9 Mt 27:57-60 The Messiah to be buried in a rich man’s grave
Isa 53:12 Mt 27:38; Mk 15:27-28; Lk 23:37; 23:33; Jn 19:18 God’s servant numbered with transgressors
Isa 55:3 Lk 22:20; 1Co 11:25 Everlasting covenant through the Messiah
Isa 55:3 Ac 13:33 Blessings of David given to the Messiah
Isa 59:20-21 Ro 11:26-27 Israel’s deliverer to come from Zion
Isa 60:1-3 Mt 2:11; Ro 15:8-12 Gentiles coming to worship the Messiah
Isa 61:1-2 Mt 4:16; Mk 1:10; Lk 4:18-21 The Messiah annointed by the Holy Spirit
Isa 65:1 Ro 10:20 Gentiles would believe in the Messiah
Isa 65:2 Ro 10:21 Israel would reject the Messiah
Jer 23:5 Lk 1:32-33 David’s Son to be a great King
Jer 23:6 Mt 1:21 David’s Son to be the Savior
Jer 23:6 1Co 1:30 Messiah to be name “Our Righteousness”
Jer 31:15 Mt 2:16-18 Rachel weeping when God’s Son is born
Jer 31:31-34 Lk 22:20; 1Co 11:25; Heb 8:8-12; 10:15-18 Jesus and the new covenant