JESUS CHRIST IS GOD (part 15)

And now to a brief overview of the Word of God where we find reference to Christ Jesus the Lord in every Book of the Bible:

Old Testament Book: Genesis

Main Revelation: The Seed of the Woman

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be born of the seed of a woman (Gen. 3:15Luke 1:34-35); Messiah would be a descendant of Abraham, Isaac & Jacob (Gen. 12:317:1928:14Luke 3:23-34) Messiah would be a king in the line of Judah (Gen. 49:10John1:49) Typified in the person of Melchizedek (Gen. 14:18). The life of Isaac - the sacrificed son (Gen. 22).The life of Joseph – the rejected brother (Gen. 37).

Old Testament Book: Exodus

Main Revelation: The Passover Lamb

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in the life of Moses – the deliverer. The Passover Lamb (Ex. 12, John 1:29,36). The Manna from Heaven (Ex. 16, John 6). The Rock struck at Horeb (Ex. 17, 1 Cor. 10:4). The Tabernacle (Brazen Altar, Lampstand, Table of Showbread, Ark of the covenant etc) (Gen. 25-30).

Old Testament Book: Leviticus

 

Main Revelation: The High Priest

 

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in the sacrifices and offerings (Lev 1-7). In the Jewish festivals (Passover, Atonement, Lev. 16, 23). In the scapegoat (Lev. 16:7-9). In the person and duties of the High Priest (Lev. 16).

Old Testament Book: Numbers

 

Main Revelation: The Cloud and The Fire

 

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be a King (Num. 24:17) Typified in the bronze serpent (Num. 21:8-9) The Water from the Rock (Num. 20).

Old Testament Book: Deuteronomy

Main Revelation: The prophets like Moses

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah will be a prophet (Deut 18:15-19John 6:14). Messiah would be worshipped by angels (Deut 32:43Luke 2:13-14). Typified in the cities of refuge (Deut 4:41).

Old Testament Book: Joshua

Main Revelation: The Captain of Our Salvation

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in the person of Joshua (our leader into the promised land). In the Promised Land. In the Commander of the Army (Josh. 5:13-15).

Old Testament Book: Judges

Main Revelation: The Judge and Lawgiver

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in the Judges (for He is true Judge of the living and the dead).

Old Testament Book: Ruth

Main Revelation: The Kinsman Redeemer

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be a descendant of Boaz and Ruth (Ruth 4:12-17). Typified in the life of Boaz - The Kinsman Redeemer (Ruth 2:1).

Old Testament Book: 1 & 2 Samuel

Main Revelation: The Prophet of the Lord

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah exalted by God with power (1 Sam 2:10Matt 28:18). Messiah would be a descendant of David (2 Sam 7:12-16Matt 1:1). Messiah would be the ‘Rock’ (2 Sam. 23:2,3; 1 Cor. 10:4). Typified in the life of David – The King in exile (1 Sam. 22). The life of Jonathon – the faithful friend (1 Sam. 18:1-4).

Old Testament Book: 1 & 2 Kings

Main Revelation: The Reigning King

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in the life of Solomon (the Millennial Reign). In the life and miracles of the prophet Elisha (multiplying bread 2 Kings 4:42, healing leper 2 Kings 5).

Old Testament Book: 1 & 2 Chronicles

Main Revelation: The Glorious Temple

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be from the tribe of Judah (1 Chron 5:2, Luke 3:23-32). Typified in Solomon’s temple In the Wisdom of Solomon (2 Chron 9:22).

Old Testament Book: Ezra

Main Revelation: The Faithful Scribe

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in person of Zerubbabel, the rebuilder of the temple (Ezra 4).

Old Testament Book: Nehemiah

Main Revelation: The Rebuilder of walls

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in the person of Nehemiah, the rebuilder of the walls of salvation.

Old Testament Book: Esther

Main Revelation: Mordecai

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in the person of Mordecai

Old Testament Book: Job

Main Revelation: The Dayspring from on High

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in the sufferings of Job and the blessings that would follow.

Old Testament Book: Psalms

Main Revelation: The Lord Who is our Shepherd

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be the Son of God (Ps 2:712Matt 17:5).Messiah would be resurrected (Ps. 16:8-10; Acts 13:30-37. would be resurrected (Ps 16:8-10Acts 13:30-37). Messiah would be despised & crucified (Ps 22:6-814Luke 23:21-23Matt 27:35). Messiah would be hated without cause (Ps 69:4Luke 23:13-22). Messiah would be Lord, seated at the right hand of God (Ps 110:1,51 Pet 3:21-22). Messiah would be in the line of Melchizedek (Ps 110:4Heb 6:17-20). Messiah would be the 'stone' rejected by the Jews (Ps 118:22Matt 21:42-43). Key Messianic Psalms: Chapters 2, 8, 16, 22, 45, 69, 89, 109, 110, 118.

Old Testament Book: Proverbs & Ecclesiastes

Main Revelation: The Wisdom of God

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be from everlasting (Prov 8:22-23John 17:5). Messiah would be the Son of God (Prov 30:4Matt 3:16-17). Typified in the Wisdom of God (Prov 8:22-31).

Old Testament Book: Song of Solomon

Main Revelation: The Love and Bridegroom

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in the Bridegroom's love for, and marriage to, the bride.

Old Testament Book: Isaiah

Main Revelation: The Suffering Servant

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be born of a virgin (Is 7:14Luke 1:34-35). Messiah would be Immanuel ‘God with us’ (Is. 7:14; Matt. 1:21-23). Messiah would be God and Man (Is. 9:6; John 10:30). Messiah would have the 7-fold Spirit upon Him (Is 11:1-2Matt 3:16-17). Messiah would heal the blind, lame, deaf (Is 35:5-6Mark 10:51-52). Messiah would be proceeded by a forerunner (Is 40:3Luke 1:17). Messiah would be a light to the gentiles (Is 42:6John 8:12). Messiah would be despised by the Jewish nation (Is 49:7John 10:20Matt 27:23Messiah would be whipped and beaten (Is 50:6Matt 26:6727:26). Messiah would die as a guilt offering for sin (Is 53:10John 18:11). Messiah would be resurrected and live forever (Is 53:10Mark 16:16).

Old Testament Book: Jeremiah & Lamentations

Main Revelation: The Weeping Prophet

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be God (Jer 23:6John 13:13). Messiah would be a Righteous Branch (Jer. 23:5). Messiah would be our Righteousness (Jer 23:61 Cor 1:30).

Old Testament Book: Ezekiel

Main Revelation: The Son of Man

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be a descendant of David (Ez 34:23-24Matt 1:1).

Old Testament Book: Daniel

Main Revelation: The Son of Man coming in the clouds of Heaven

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be 'a son of man' given an everlasting kingdom (Dan. 7:13,14; Luke 1:31-34). Messiah would come 483 years after the decree to rebuild Jerusalem (Dan. 9:25; John 12:12-23). Messiah would be killed (Dan 9:26Matt 27:35). Revealed as the 'stone' (and His kingdom) that smashes the kingdoms of the world (Dan 2:34,44). Typified in the 4th man in the fiery furnace - one like 'the son of gods' (Dan 3:25).

Old Testament Book: Hosea

Main Revelation: The Bridegroom

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in Hosea's faithfulness to his adulterous wife (Hos. 3).

Old Testament Book: Joel

Main Revelation: The Baptizer with the Holy Spirit

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah will offer salvation to all mankind (Joel 2:32Rom 10:12-13). Messiah would baptize people with the Holy Spirit (Joel 2:28-32).

Old Testament Book: Amos

Main Revelation: The Burden Bearer

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: God would darken the day at noon during Messiah's death (Amos 8:9Matt 27:45-46).

Old Testament Book: Obadiah

Main Revelation: The Mighty Saviour

Old Testament Book: Jonah

Main Revelation: The Forgiving God

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Typified in Jonah being 3 days and 3 nights in the belly of a fish (Jon 1:17Matt 12:40).

Old Testament Book: Micah

Main Revelation: The Messenger with Beautiful feet

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be born in Bethlehem (Mic 5:2Matt 2:1-2). Messiah would be from everlasting (Mic 5:2, Rev:1-8).

Old Testament Book: Nahum

Main Revelation: The Avenger of God’s elect

Old Testament Book: Habakuk

Main Revelation: The Great Evangelist, Crying for Revival

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would come from Teman at His return, full of glory (Hab. 3:3). Typified in the life of Habakkuk (his intercession and prayer for his people).

Old Testament Book: Zephaniah

Main Revelation: The Restorer of the Remnant

Old Testament Book: Haggai

Main Revelation: The Cleansing Fountain

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would visit the 2nd temple (Hag 2:6-9Luke 2:27-32).

Old Testament Book: Zechariah

Main Revelation: The Pierced Son

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would be Priest and King (Zech 6:12-13Heb 8:1). Messiah would be ride into Jerusalem on a donkey (Zech 9:9Matt 21:6-9). Messiah would be God (Zech. 11:12,13; John 12:45). Messiah would be pierced (Zech 12:10John 19:34-37).

Old Testament Book: Malachi

Main Revelation: The Son of Righteousness

Key Prophecies*/Types of Jesus: Messiah would appear at the temple (Mal 3:1Mark 11:15-16). Messiah's forerunner would come in the spirit of Elijah (Mat 4:5Matt 3:1-2).

New Testament Book: Matthew

Main Revelation: The Messiah

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Son of David (Matt. 1:1). The King of the Jews (Matt 2:2). The Son of God (Matt. 2:15). The Bridegroom (Matt 9:15).

New Testament Book: Mark

Main Revelation: The Miracle

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Holy One of God (Mark 1:24). Worker: The Servant (Mark 10:45). The King of Israel (Mark 15:32).

New Testament Book: Luke

Main Revelation: The Son of Man

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Horn of Salvation (Luke 1:69). The Consolation of Israel: (Luke 2:25).

New Testament Book: John

Main Revelation: The Son of God

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Only Begotten Son: (John 1:14,18). The Lamb of God (John 1:29,36). The Bread of Life (John 6:35). The Light of the World (John 8:1). The I AM! (John 8:58). The Door of the Sheep: (John 10:7,9).The Good Shepherd (John 10:11). The Resurrection and life (John 11:25). The Way, the Truth, the Life (John 14:6). The True Vine (John 15:1).

New Testament Book: Acts

Main Revelation: The Ascended Lord

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Prince of Life (Acts 3:15).The Judge of the living and the dead (Acts 10:42). The Just One (Acts 7:52). The Hope of Israel (Acts 28:20).

New Testament Book: Romans

Main Revelation: The Justifier

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Rock of Offense (Romans 9:33). The Deliverer (Romans 11:26). The Lord of the dead and the living (Romans 14:9). The Root of Jesse (Romans 15:12).

New Testament Book: 1 & 2 Corinthians

Main Revelation: The Last Adam

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The First-fruits (1 Corinthians 15:23). The Last Adam (1 Corinthians 15:45).

New Testament Book: Galatians

Main Revelation: The One Who sets us free

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Lord Jesus Christ (Gal. 1:3).

New Testament Book: Ephesians

Main Revelation: The Christ of Riches

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Head over All Things (Ephesians 1:22). The Cornerstone: (Ephesians 2:20).

New Testament Book: Philippians

Main Revelation: The God Who Meets our every need

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The name which is above every name (Philipians 2:9)

New Testament Book: Colossians

Main Revelation: The fullness of God

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Image of the Invisible God (Colossians 1:15). The Head of the body (Colossians 1:18). The Beginning (Colossians 1:18). The Firstborn from the dead (Colossians 1:18). The Hope of Glory (Col 1:27).

New Testament Book: 1 & 2 Thessalonians

Main Revelation: The soon coming King

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Lord of Peace (2 Thessalonians 3:16).

New Testament Book: 1 & 2 Timothy

Main Revelation: The Mediator between God and man

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The King of Ages (1 Timothy 1:17). The Mediator (1 Timothy 2:5).

New Testament Book: Titus

Main Revelation: The Blessed Hope

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Blessed Hope (Titus 2:13). The Great God and Saviour (Titus 2:13).

New Testament Book: Philemon

Main Revelation: The Friend, closer than a brother

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Lord Jesus Christ (Philemon 3).

New Testament Book: Hebrews

Main Revelation: The Blood that washes away my sins

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Heir of all things (Hebrews 1:2). The Faithful High Priest (Hebrews 2:17). The Author and Finisher of our Faith (Hebrews 12:2).

New Testament Book: James

Main Revelation: The Great Physician

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Lord of Glory (James 2:1). The Judge at the door (James 5:9).

New Testament Book: 1 & 2 Peter

Main Revelation: The Chief Shepherd

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Living Stone (1 Peter 2:4). The Chief Shepherd (1 Peter 5:4).

New Testament Book: 1 & 2 & 3 John

Main Revelation: Everlasting Love

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Eternal Life (1 John 1:2). The Righteous (1 John 2:1). The doctrine of Christ (2 John 2:9). For His name’s sake (3 John 1:7).

New Testament Book: Jude

Main Revelation: The God our Saviour

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The only wise God our Saviour (Jude 25).

New Testament Book: Revelation

Main Revelation: The King of kings and Lord of lords

Titles/Names Revealed of Jesus: The Alpha and Omega, the First and the Last: (Revelation 1:17, 22:13). The Lion of the Tribe of Judah (Rev. 5:5).The Word of God (Revelation 19:13). The King of kings and Lord of lords (Revelation 19:16). The Bright Morning Star (Revelation 22:16).