Written to recognise the Promissed One

012.Abraham and the Three Angels
The prophet Abraham and the Three Angels
Deuteronomy 18:16  according to all that thou desiredst of Jehovah thy God in Horeb in the day of the assembly, saying, Let me not hear again the voice of Jehovah my God, neither let me see this great fire any more, that I die not.
Deuteronomy 18:17  And Jehovah said unto me, They have well said that which they have spoken.
Deuteronomy 18:18  I will raise them up a prophet from among their brethren, like unto thee; and I will put my words in his mouth, and he shall speak unto them all that I shall command him.

Deuteronomy 18:19  And it shall come to pass, that whosoever will not hearken unto my words which he shall speak in my name, I will require it of him.
Deuteronomy 18:20  But the prophet, that shall speak a word presumptuously in my name, which I have not commanded him to speak, or that shall speak in the name of other gods, that same prophet shall die.
Deuteronomy 18:21  And if thou say in thy heart, How shall we know the word which Jehovah hath not spoken?
Deuteronomy 18:22  when a prophet speaketh in the name of Jehovah, if the thing follow not, nor come to pass, that is the thing which Jehovah hath not spoken: the prophet hath spoken it presumptuously, thou shalt not be afraid of him.

Psalms 110:1   «A Psalm of David.» Jehovah saith unto my Lord, Sit thou at my right hand, Until I make thine enemies thy footstool.
Isaiah 9:2  The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light: they that dwelt in the land of the {1} shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined. {1) Or deep darkness}
Isaiah 9:3  Thou hast multiplied the nation, {1} thou hast increased their joy: they joy before thee according to the joy in harvest, as men rejoice when they divide the spoil. {1) Another reading is thou didst not increase the joy}
Isaiah 9:4  For the yoke of his burden, and the staff of his shoulder, the rod of his oppressor, thou hast broken as in the day of Midian.
Isaiah 9:5  For {1} all the armor of the armed man in the tumult, and the garments rolled in blood, shall be for burning, for fuel of fire. {1) Or every boot of the booted warrior}
Isaiah 9:6  For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called {1} Wonderful, Counsellor, Mighty God, {2} Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. {1) Or Wonderful counsellor 2) Heb Father of Eternity}
Isaiah 9:7  Of the increase of his government and of peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to establish it, and to uphold it with justice and with righteousness from henceforth even for ever. The zeal of Jehovah of hosts will perform this.

Isaiah 11:1   And there shall come forth a shoot out of the stock of Jesse, and a branch out of his roots shall bear fruit.
Isaiah 42:1   Behold, my servant, whom I uphold; my chosen, in whom my soul delighteth: I have put my Spirit upon him; he will bring forth justice to the {1} Gentiles. {1) Or nations (and elsewhere)}

Isaiah 42:2  He will not cry, nor lift up his voice, nor cause it to be heard in the street.
Isaiah 42:3  A bruised reed will he not break, and a dimly burning wick will he not quench: he will bring forth justice in truth.
Isaiah 42:4  He will not {1} fail nor be {2} discouraged, till he have set justice in the earth; and the isles shall wait for his law. {1) Or burn dimly 2) Or bruised}
Isaiah 42:5   Thus saith God Jehovah, he that created the heavens, and stretched them forth; he that spread abroad the earth and that which cometh out of it; he that giveth breath unto the people upon it, and spirit to them that walk therein:
Isaiah 42:6  I, Jehovah, have called thee in righteousness, and will hold thy hand, and will {1} keep thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, for a light of the Gentiles; {1) Or form}
Isaiah 42:7  to open the blind eyes, to bring out the prisoners from the dungeon, and them that sit in darkness out of the prison-house.
Isaiah 42:8  I am Jehovah, that is my name; and my glory will I not give to another, neither my praise unto graven images.
Isaiah 42:9  Behold, the former things are come to pass, and new things do I declare; before they spring forth I tell you of them.
Isaiah 49:1   Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye peoples, from far: Jehovah hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name:
Isaiah 49:2  and he hath made my mouth like a sharp sword; in the shadow of his hand hath he hid me: and he hath made me a polished shaft; in his quiver hath he kept me close:
Isaiah 49:3  and he said unto me, Thou art my servant; Israel, in whom I will be glorified.
Isaiah 49:4  But I said, I have labored in vain, I have spent my strength for nought and vanity; yet surely the justice due to me is with Jehovah, and my recompense with my God.
Isaiah 49:5  And now saith Jehovah that formed me from the womb to be his servant, to bring Jacob again to him, {1} and that Israel be gathered unto him (for I am honorable in the eyes of Jehovah, and my God is become my strength); {1) Another reading is but Israel is not gathered, yet shall I be etc}
Isaiah 49:6  yea, he saith, It is too light a thing that thou shouldest be my servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob, and to restore the preserved of Israel: I will also give thee for a light to the Gentiles, {1} that thou mayest be my salvation unto the end of the earth. {1) Or that my salvation may be}

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12 scenes from the life of the Annointed, promissed Saviour -c. 1450-1460 Anonymous – Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Köln
Isaiah 52:13   Behold, my servant shall {1} deal wisely, he shall be exalted and lifted up, and shall be very high. {1) Or prosper}
Isaiah 52:14  Like as many were astonished at thee (his visage was so marred {1} more than any man, and his form more than the sons of men), {1) Or from that of man, and his form from that of the sons of men}
Isaiah 52:15  so shall he {1} sprinkle many nations; kings shall shut their mouths {2} at him: for that which had not been told them shall they see; and that which they had not heard shall they {3} understand. {1) Or startle 2) Or because of 3) Or consider}

Isaiah 53:1   Who hath believed {1} our message? and to whom hath the arm of Jehovah been revealed? {1) Or that which we have heard}
Isaiah 53:2  For he grew up before him as a tender plant, and as a root out of a dry ground: he hath no form nor comeliness; {1} and when we see him, there is no beauty that we should desire him. {1) Or that we should look upon him; nor beauty etc}

Isaiah 53:3  He was despised, and {1} rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with {2} grief: and {3} as one from whom men hide their face he was despised; and we esteemed him not. {1) Or forsaken 2) Heb sickness 3) Or he hid as it were his face from us}
Isaiah 53:4   Surely he hath borne our {1} griefs, and carried our sorrows; yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted. {1) Heb sicknesses}
Isaiah 53:5  But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities; the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.

Isaiah 53:6  All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and Jehovah hath {1} laid on him the iniquity of us all. {1) Heb made to light}
Isaiah 53:7  He was oppressed, yet when he was afflicted he opened not his mouth; as a lamb that is led to the slaughter, and as a sheep that before its shearers is dumb, so he opened not his mouth.

Isaiah 53:8  {1} By oppression and judgment he was taken away; and as for his generation, who among them considered that he was cut off out of the land of the {2} living for the transgression of my people to whom the stroke was due? {1) Or From 2) Or living? for the transgression of my people was he stricken}
Isaiah 53:9  And they made his grave with the wicked, and with a rich man in his death; {1} although he had done no violence, neither was any deceit in his mouth. {1) Or because}
Isaiah 53:10   Yet it pleased Jehovah to bruise him; he hath {1} put him to grief: {2} when thou shalt make his soul {3} an offering for sin, he shall see his seed, he shall prolong his days, and the pleasure of Jehovah shall prosper in his hand. {1) Heb made him sick 2) Or when his soul shall make an offering 3) Heb a trespass-offering}
Isaiah 53:11  {1} He shall see of the travail of his soul, and shall be satisfied: {2} by the knowledge of himself shall my righteous servant {3} justify many; and he shall bear their iniquities. {1) Or He shall see and be satisfied with the travail etc 2) Or by his knowledge 3) Or make many righteous}
Isaiah 53:12  Therefore will I divide him a portion with the great, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong; because he poured out his soul unto death, and was numbered with the transgressors: yet he bare the sin of many, and {1} made intercession for the transgressors. {1) Or maketh}

Jesus Annointed by a sinful woman, by Jean van Orley in Sint-Salvator
Jesus is annointed by a sinful woman, Luke 7,36
Isaiah 61:1   The Spirit of the Lord Jehovah is upon me; because Jehovah hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the {1} meek; he hath sent me to bind up the broken-hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and {2} the opening of the prison to them that are bound; {1) Or poor 2) Or opening of the eyes}
Isaiah 61:2  to proclaim the year of Jehovah’s favor, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all that mourn;
Isaiah 61:3  to appoint unto them that mourn in Zion, to give unto them a garland for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they may be called trees of righteousness, the planting of Jehovah, that he may be glorified.

Jeremiah 23:5  Behold, the days come, saith Jehovah, that I will raise unto David a righteous {1} Branch, and he shall reign as king and {2} deal wisely, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the land. {1) Or Shoot; Or Bud 2) Or prosper}
Jeremiah 23:6  In his days Judah shall be saved, and Israel shall dwell safely; and this is his name whereby he shall be called: {1} Jehovah our righteousness. {1) Or Jehovah is our righteousness}

Jeremiah 33:14  Behold, the days come, saith Jehovah, that I will perform that good word which I have spoken concerning the house of Israel and concerning the house of Judah.
Jeremiah 33:15  In those days, and at that time, will I cause a Branch of righteousness to grow up unto David; and he shall execute justice and righteousness in the land.
Jeremiah 33:16  In those days shall Judah be saved, and Jerusalem shall dwell safely; and this is the name whereby she shall be called: Jehovah our righteousness.

Ezekiel 34:22  therefore will I save my flock, and they shall no more be a prey; and I will judge between sheep and sheep.
Ezekiel 34:23  And I will set up one shepherd over them, and he shall feed them, even my servant David; he shall feed them, and he shall be their shepherd.

Ezekiel 34:24  And I, Jehovah, will be their God, and my servant David prince among them; I, Jehovah, have spoken it.
Ezekiel 34:25  And I will make with them a covenant of peace, and will cause evil beasts to cease out of the land; and they shall dwell securely in the wilderness, and sleep in the woods.

Zechariah 9:9   Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy king cometh unto thee; he is just, and {1} having {2} salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, even upon a colt the foal of an ass. {1) Heb saved 2) Or victory}
Zechariah 9:10  And I will cut off the chariot from Ephraim, and the horse from Jerusalem; and the battle bow shall be cut off; and he shall speak peace unto the nations: and his dominion shall be from sea to sea, and from the River to the ends of the earth.

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Adoration of the Shepherds – 1505 Giovanni Agostino da Lodi
Matthew 1:18   Now the {1} birth {2} of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found with child of the Holy Spirit. {1) Or generation; as in verse 1. 2) Some ancient authorities read of the Christ}
Matthew 1:22  Now all this is come to pass, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the Lord through the prophet, saying,
Matthew 1:23  {1} Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, And they shall call his name {2} Immanuel; which is, being interpreted, God with us.{1) Isa 7:14. 2) Gr Emmanuel}

Matthew 16:16  And Simon Peter answered and said, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God.
Matthew 16:20  Then charged he the disciples that they should tell no man that he was the Christ.
Matthew 26:68  saying, Prophesy unto us, thou Christ: who is he that struck thee?

Mark 8:27   And Jesus went forth, and his disciples, into the villages of Caesarea Philippi: and on the way he asked his disciples, saying unto them, Who do men say that I am?
Mark 8:28  And they told him, saying, John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; but others, One of the prophets.
Mark 8:29  And he asked them, But who say ye that I am? Peter answereth and saith unto him, Thou art the Christ.
Mark 8:30  And he charged them that they should tell no man of him.

Mark 14:61  But he held his peace, and answered nothing. Again the high priest asked him, and saith unto him, Art thou the Christ, the Son of the Blessed?
Mark 14:62  And Jesus said, I am: and ye shall see the Son of man sitting at the right hand of Power, and coming with the clouds of heaven.
Mark 14:63  And the high priest rent his clothes, and saith, What further need have we of witnesses?
Mark 14:64  Ye have heard the blasphemy: what think ye? And they all condemned him to be {1} worthy of death. {1) Gr liable to}

Luke 2:11  for there is born to you this day in the city of David a Saviour, who is {1} Christ the Lord. {1) Or Anointed Lord}

Luke 2:26  And it had been revealed unto him by the Holy Spirit, that he should not see death, before he had seen the Lord’s Christ.
John 4:25  The woman saith unto him, I know that Messiah cometh (he that is called Christ): when he is come, he will declare unto us all things.
John 4:26  Jesus saith unto her, I that speak unto thee am he.

John 7:26  And lo, he speaketh openly, and they say nothing unto him. Can it be that the rulers indeed know that this is the Christ?
John 7:27  Howbeit we know this man whence he is: but when the Christ cometh, no one knoweth whence he is.
John 7:31  But of the multitude many believed on him; and they said, When the Christ shall come, will he do more signs than those which this man hath done?
John 7:41  Others said, This is the Christ. But some said, What, doth the Christ come out of Galilee?
John 7:42  {1} Hath not the scripture said that the Christ cometh of the seed of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was? {1) 2 Sa 7:12 ff; Mic 5:2}

Elevation de la croix rubens
The elevation of the cross – c. 1620 Peter Paul Rubens (1577–1640)
John 9:22  These things said his parents, because they feared the Jews: for the Jews had agreed already, that if any man should confess him to be Christ, he should be put out of the synagogue.
Acts 2:36  Let {1} all the house of Israel therefore know assuredly, that God hath made him both Lord and Christ, this Jesus whom ye crucified. {1) Or every house}

Acts 3:20  and that he may send the Christ who hath been appointed for you, even Jesus:
Acts 3:21  whom the heaven must receive until the times of restoration of all things, whereof God spake by the mouth of His holy prophets that have been from of old.

Acts 4:26  The kings of the earth set themselves in array, And the rulers were gathered together, Against the Lord, and against his {1} Anointed: {1) Gr Christ}
Acts 4:27  for of a truth in this city against thy holy {1} Servant Jesus, whom thou didst anoint, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the {2} Gentiles and the peoples of Israel, were gathered together, {1) Or Child; See marginal note on Ac 3:13. 2) Gr nations}
Acts 4:28  to do whatsoever thy hand and thy council foreordained to come to pass.
Acts 10:38  even Jesus of Nazareth, how God anointed him with the Holy Spirit and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.
Acts 18:28  for he powerfully confuted the Jews, {1} and that publicly, showing by the scriptures that Jesus was the Christ. {1) Or showing publicly}
Acts 26:22  Having therefore obtained the help that is from God, I stand unto this day testifying both to small and great, saying nothing but what the prophets and Moses did say should come;
Acts 26:23  {1} how that the Christ {2} must suffer, and {1} how that he first by the resurrection of the dead should proclaim light both to the people and to the Gentiles. {1) Or if; Or whether 2) Or is subject to suffering.


Following on:

  1. Jesus begotten Son of God #4 Promised Prophet and Saviour
  2. Jesus begotten Son of God #5 Apsotle, High Priest and King
  3. Jesus begotten Son of God #6 Anointed Son of God, Adam and Abraham
  4. Jesus begotten Son of God #3 Messiah or Anointed one
  5. Jesus begotten Son of God #7 A matter of the Future
  6. Jesus begotten Son of God #8 Found Divinely Created not Incarnated
  7. Jesus begotten Son of God #9 Two millennia ago conceived or begotten
  8. Jesus begotten Son of God #13 Pre-existence excluding virginal birth of the Only One Transposed
  9. Jesus begotten Son of God #14 Beloved Preminent Son and Mediator originating in Mary
  10. Jesus begotten Son of God #15 Son of God Originating in Mary
  11. The Beginning of the life of Jesus Christ
  12. Christ having glory
  13. The Beginning of the life of Jesus Christ

Dutch readers can also find the associated articles: / Nederlandstalige lezers kunnen de aansluitende artikelen lezen:

  1. Het begin van Jezus #1 Menselijke aspecten
  2. Het begin van Jezus #2 Aller Begin
  3. Het begin van Jezus #3 Voorgaande Tijden
  4. Het begin van Jezus #4 Aangekondigde te komen Verlosser
  5. Het begin van Jezus #5 Aankondigingsteksten uit de Schrift
  6. Jezus van Nazareth #1 Jezus Geboorte
  7. Jezus van Nazareth #2 De zoon van Maria


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