1. Messiah Born Of A Virgin

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Bible prophecy: Isaiah 7:14
Prophecy becomes fulfilled: About 5 BC

The books of Matthew and Luke keep record of the details involving the birth of Christ. But it was the prophet Isaiah that first told of this miracle 700 years prior before he was born from the virgin Mary.

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2. The Messiah Would Perform Miracles

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Bible prophecy: Isaiah 35:4-6

Prophecy becomes fulfilled: About 27-31 AD

Isaiah also prophesied a time in which the son of God would arrive and heal the eyes of the blind, the ears of the deaf, the mobility of the lame, and the voice of the mute.

3. The Messiah Would Be Rejected

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Bible prophecy: Isaiah 53:1-3

Prophecy becomes fulfilled: About 31 AD

In Isaiah 53:3, the prophet foresaw that the Christ would be rejected and despised. During his human lifetime, Jesus was rejected by most. It wasn’t until the passing of his death that many took faith in him.

4. Messiah To Be Betrayed By A Close Friend

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Bible prophecy: Psalm 41:9
Prophecy becomes fulfilled: About 31 AD

David foresaw an impact of betrayal at the hand of a close friend that was to share bread with him. Jesus was betrayed by his disciple Judas Iscariot, shortly after they had shared bread during the Last Supper.

5. Jesus Sold For 30 Pieces Of Silver

Bible prophecy: Zechariah 11:12-13
Prophecy becomes fulfilled: About 31 AD

Zechariah writes about a payment involving 30 pieces of silver and a good shepard whose service is being brought to an end. Another foreshadowing that is correlated with Jesus’ sacrifice. In Matthew 26:15, Judas sold Jesus for 30 silver coins. He gave up the location of Jesus’ whereabouts.

6. Jesus Would Be Crucified

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Bible prophecy: Zechariah 12:10
Prophecy becomes fulfilled: About 31 AD

The Bible speaks of a time when people in Jerusalem would lament over the one who was “pierced”. The mourning would commence for the loss of a first-born son.

7. Jesus Foretells His Death And Resurrection

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Bible prophecy: Matthew 20:17-19
Prophecy becomes fulfilled: About 31 AD

Jesus Christ himself prophesied his own death and resurrection.