Explainament Passages That Speak Of The Future Messiah And His Mission?
One of the passages from the Old Testament, Daniel 9:25-26, mentions the future Messiah and indicates that the Messiah will come at a specific time.
25 Know and understand this: From the time the word goes out to restore and rebuild Jerusalem until the Anointed One, the ruler, comes, there will be seven ‘sevens,’ and sixty-two ‘sevens.’ It will be rebuilt with streets and a trench, but in times of trouble.
26 After the sixty-two ‘sevens,’ the Anointed One will be put to death and will have nothing. The people of the ruler who will come will destroy the city and the sanctuary. The end will come like a flood: War will continue until the end, and desolations …show more content…
1The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound
2To proclaim the acceptable year of the LORD, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all that mourn;
Isaiah 35:5-6 is also related to the future Messiah regarding his ability and missions.
5Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf shall be unstopped.
6Then shall the lame man leap as an hart, and the tongue of the dumb sing: for in the wilderness shall waters break out, and streams in the desert.
2. Look up 2 New Testament passages that speak specifically about Jesus ' relationship to his …show more content…
Paul to the Romans is one of the Epistles that is related to salvation. In the context, Paul views Jesus Christ as the Saviour of all humanity unlike other Apostles and believed that the faith in Christ could provide justification. In his Epistle, it is mentioned that the Gospel of Jesus Christ is "the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes" (1:16-17). He also wrote that human beings are "justified as a gift by His grace through the redemption in Christ Jesus" (3:24). He wrote, "That if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved" (10:9). From these sentences, it is able to appreciate that obtaining salvation can be started by believing in Jesus