Jesus the Messiah

Many may not recognize the Old Testament support for Jesus as the promised Messiah.  Called Messianic Prophecies, these Old Testament scriptures support the Christian belief that Jesus of Nazareth is the Messiah (some estimate there are hundreds of verses that support Jesus as the Savior but these verses in particular, are typically considered the most direct evidence).  As you can see from the list below, the set of prophecies from the Old Testament were indeed fulfilled by the events documented in the New Testament.


Genesis
Prophecy Fulfillment
The Messiah would be born of a human woman (i.e. not a spiritual birth). Genesis 3:15 Luke 1:34-35
The Messiah would defeat Satan. Genesis 3:15 1 John 3:8
The Messiah would suffer while reconciling men to God. Genesis 3:15 1 Peter 3:18
The Messiah would be a descendant of Shem. Genesis 9:26 Luke 3:36
The Messiah would be a descendant of Abraham. Genesis 12:3, Genesis 22:18 Matthew 1:1, Romans 9:5
The Messiah would be a descendant of Isaac. Genesis 17:19, Genesis 21:12 Luke 3:34
The Messiah would be a descendant of Abraham. Genesis 18:17-18 Matthew 1:1
The Messiah would come for all nations on Earth. Genesis 18:17-18 Acts 3:24-26
The Messiah would be a descendant of Isaac. Genesis 21:12 Luke 3:34
Messiah to be sacrificed on the same mountain where God tested Abraham. Genesis 22:14 Luke 23:33
The Messiah would be a descendant of Abraham. Genesis 22:18 Galatians 3:16
The Messiah would come for all nations on Earth. Genesis 22:18 Galatians 3:14
The Messiah would be a descendant of Isaac. Genesis 26:4 Luke 3:34
The Messiah would be a descendant of Jacob. Genesis 28:14 Luke 3:34
The Messiah would come for all people. Genesis 28:14 Galatians 3:26-29
The Messiah would be a descendant of Judah. Genesis 49:10 Luke 3:33, Hebrews 7:14
The Messiah would be called a King. Genesis 49:10 John 1:49
The Jew’s capitol punishment authority would be gone when the Messiah arrived. Genesis 49:10 John 18:31
Numbers
The Messiah would be named a King. Numbers 24:17 John 19:19
Deuteronomy
The Messiah would be a Prophet. Deuteronomy 18:15-19 John 6:14, Acts 3:20-22
The Messiah would speak with words of authority given to Him from God. Deuteronomy 18:15-19 John 12:48-50
Those who refused to listen to the Messiah would be judged. Deuteronomy 18:15-19 John 12:48-50
The Messiah would be worshiped by angels at his birth. Deuteronomy 32:43 Luke 2:13-14
Ruth
The Messiah would be a descendant of Boaz and Ruth. Ruth 4:12-17 Luke 3:32
1 Samuel
The Messiah would be exalted by God with power and strength. 1 Samuel 2:10 Matthew 28:18
2 Samuel
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. 2 Samuel 7:12-13 Matthew 1:1
The Messiah would be the “Son of God”. 2 Samuel 7:12-13 Matthew 3:16-17
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. 2 Samuel 7:16 Matthew 1:1
The Messiah would come for all people on Earth. 2 Samuel 22:50 Romans 15:8-9
The Messiah would be referenced to as a “Rock.” 2 Samuel 23:2-4 1 Corinthians 10:4
The Messiah would be as the “light of the morning.” 2 Samuel 23:2-4 Revelation 22:16
1 Chronicles
The Messiah would be a descendant of Judah. 1 Chronicles 5:2 Luke 3:33
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. 1 Chronicles 17:11-12 Luke 3:31
The Messiah’s throne would be everlasting. 1 Chronicles 17:11-12 Luke 1:32-33
The Messiah would be the Son of God. 1 Chronicles 17:13-14 Matthew 3:16-17
Psalms
The Messiah would be rejected by Gentiles. Psalm 2:1 Acts 4:25-28
Political and religious leaders would conspire against the Messiah. Psalm 2:2 Matthew 26:3-4
The Messiah would be a King. Psalm 2:6 John 12:12-13
The Messiah would be the Son of God. Psalm 2:7 Luke 1:31-35
The Messiah would declare that he was the Son of God. Psalm 2:7 John 9:35-37
The Messiah would be resurrected and crowned as King. Psalm 2:7 Acts 13:30-33
The Messiah would ask God for His inheritance. Psalm 2:8 John 17:4-24
The Messiah would receive authority over all. Psalm 2:8 Matthew 28:18
The Messiah would be the Son of God. Psalm 2:12 Matthew 17:5
The Messiah would reject those who did not believe in him. Psalm 2:12 John 3:36
Infants would give praise to the Messiah. Psalm 8:2 Matthew 21:15-16
The Messiah would be given authority over all things. Psalm 8:6 Matthew 28:18
The Messiah would be resurrected. Psalm 16:8-10 Matthew 28:6
The Messiah’s body would not be subject to decay. Psalm 16:8-10 Acts 13:35-37
The Messiah would be exalted to the presence of God. Psalm 16:11 Acts 2:33
The Messiah would come for all people. Psalm 18:49 Ephesians 3:4-6
The Messiah would cry out to God. Psalm 22:1 Matthew 27:46
The Messiah would be forsaken by God. Psalm 22:1 Mark 15:34
The Messiah, anguished, would pray without ceasing. Psalm 22:2 Matthew 26:38-39
The Messiah would be despised. Psalm 22:6 Luke 23:21-23
The Messiah would be mocked by people shaking their heads. Psalm 22:7 Matthew 27:39
Mockers would say of the Messiah, “he trusted God, let him deliver him.” Psalm 22:8 Matthew 27:41-43
The Messiah would be aware of his Father from his youth. Psalm 22:9 Luke 2:40
The Messiah would be called to God’s service from the womb. Psalm 22:10 Luke 1:30-33
The Messiah would be abandoned by the disciples. Psalm 22:11 Mark 14:50
The Messiah would be surrounded by evil spirits. Psalm 22:12-13 Colossians 2:15
The Messiah’s heart would burst, flowing with blood & water. Psalm 22:14 John 19:34
The Messiah would be crucified. Psalm 22:14 Matthew 27:35
The Messiah would thirst. Psalm 22:15 John 19:28
The Messiah would thirst shortly before his death. Psalm 22:15 John 19:30
The Messiah would be surrounded by Gentiles at his crucifixion. Psalm 22:16 Luke 23:36
The Messiah would be surrounded by Jews at his crucifixion. Psalm 22:16 Matthew 27:41-43
The Messiah’s hands and feet would be pierced. Psalm 22:16 Matthew 27:38
None of the Messiah’s bones would be broken. Psalm 22:17 John 19:32-33
People would stare at the Messiah during his crucifixion. Psalm 22:17 Luke 23:35
The Messiah’s garments would be divided. Psalm 22:18 John 19:23-24
The soldiers would be cast lots (gamble) for the Messiah’s clothes. Psalm 22:18 John 19:23-24
The Messiah’s atonement would enable believers to be his brethren. Psalm 22:22 Hebrews 2:10-12
None of the Messiah’s bones would be broken. Psalm 34:20 John 19:32-33
The Messiah’s offering of himself would replace all sacrifices. Psalm 40:6-8 Hebrews 10:10-13
The Messiah would say the scriptures were written of him. Psalm 40:6-8 Luke 24:44
The Messiah would come to do God’s will. Psalm 40:7-8 John 5:30
The Messiah would not conceal his mission from the congregation. Psalm 40:9-10 Luke 4:16-21
The Messiah’s betrayer would be a friend whom he broke bread with. Psalm 41:9 Mark 14:17-18
The Messiah would speak with a message of grace. Psalm 45:2 Luke 4:22
The Messiah’s throne would be everlasting. Psalm 45:6-7 Luke 1:31-33
The Messiah would be God. Psalm 45:6-7 Hebrews 1:8-9
The Messiah would act with righteousness. Psalm 45:6-7 John 5:30
The Messiah would ascend into heaven. Psalm 68:18 Luke 24:51
The Messiah would give gifts to men. Psalm 68:18 Matthew 10:1
The Messiah would be hated by many without cause. Psalm 69:4 Luke 23:13-22
The Messiah would bear reproach, for God’s sake. Psalm 69:7 Matthew 26:65-67
The Messiah would be rejected by the Jews. Psalm 69:8 John 1:11
The Messiah’s brothers would disbelieve him. Psalm 69:8 John 7:3-5
The Messiah would be angered by disrespect toward the temple. Psalm 69:9 John 2:13-17
The Messiah would bear reproach, for God’s sake. Psalm 69:9 Romans 15:3
The Messiah’s disciples would fail him in his time of need. Psalm 69:9 Mark 14:33-41
The Messiah would be offered gall and vinegar. Psalm 69:21 Matthew 27:34
The Messiah would thirst. Psalm 69:21 John 19:28
The potters field would be uninhabited. Psalm 69:25 Acts 1:16-20
The Messiah would speak in parables. Psalm 78:2 Matthew 13:34-35
The Messiah would be at the right hand of God. Psalm 80:17 Acts 5:31
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Psalm 89:3-4 Matthew 1:1
The Messiah would call God his Father. Psalm 89:26 Matthew 11:27
The Messiah would be God’s “firstborn.” Psalm 89:27 Mark 16:6
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Psalm 89:29 Matthew 1:1
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Psalm 89:35-36 Matthew 1:1
The Messiah would be eternal. Psalm 102:25-27 Colossians 1:17
The Messiah would be the creator of all. Psalm 102:25-27 John 1:3
The Messiah would be accused by false witnesses. Psalm 109:2 John 18:29-30
The Messiah would pray for his enemies. Psalm 109:4 Luke 23:34
The Messiah’s betrayer would have a short life. Psalm 109:8 Acts 1:16-18
The Messiah’s betrayer would be replaced. Psalm 109:8 Acts 1:20-26
The Messiah would be mocked by people shaking their heads. Psalm 109:25 Mark 15:29-30
The Messiah would be Lord. Psalm 110:1 Matthew 22:41-45
The Messiah would be at the right hand of God. above Mark 16:19
The Messiah would be a Priest in the order of Melchisedec. Psalm 110:4 Hebrews 6:17-20
The Messiah would be at the right hand of God. Psalm 110:5 1 Peter 3:21-22
The Messiah would be the “stone” rejected by the Jews. Psalm 118:22 Matthew 21:42-43
The Messiah would come in the name of the Lord. Psalm 118:26 Matthew 21:9
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Psalm 132:11 Matthew 1:1
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Psalm 132:17 above
Proverbs
The Messiah would be from everlasting. Proverbs 8:22-23 John 17:5
The Messiah would ascend and descend from heaven. Proverbs 30:4 John 3:13
God would have a Son. Proverbs 30:4 Matthew 3:16-17
Isaiah
The Jews would have a hardened heart against the Messiah. Isaiah 6:9-10 John 12:37-40
The Messiah would speak in parables. Isaiah 6:9-10 Matthew 13:13-15
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Isaiah 7:13-14 Matthew 1:1
The Messiah would be born of a virgin. Isaiah 7:14 Matthew 1:22-23, Luke 1:34-35
The Messiah would be Immanuel, “God with us.” Isaiah 7:14 Matthew 1:21-23
The Messiah would be God. Isaiah 7:14 John 12:45
The Messiah would be a “stumbling stone” for the Jews. Isaiah 8:14 Matthew 21:43-44
The Messiah would minister in Galilee. Isaiah 9:1-2 Matthew 4:12-17
The Messiah would be a light to the Gentiles. Isaiah 9:1-2 Luke 2:28-32
The birth of the Messiah. Isaiah 9:6 Luke 2:11
The Messiah would be the Son of God. Isaiah 9:6 Luke 1:35
The Messiah would be the “Wonderful Counselor.” Isaiah 9:6 John 7:46
The Messiah would be both God and man (the “Mighty God”). Isaiah 9:6 John 10:30
The Messiah would be from everlasting (the “Everlasting Father”). Isaiah 9:6 Revelation 1:8
The Messiah would be the “Prince of Peace.” Isaiah 9:6 Colossians 1:20
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Isaiah 9:7 Matthew 1:1
The Messiah would be a descendant of Jesse. Isaiah 11:1 Luke 3:23-32
The Messiah would be called a Nazarene. Isaiah 11:1 Matthew 2:23
The Messiah would grow up in a poor family. Isaiah 11:1 Luke 2:7
The Messiah would have the full Spirit of God upon him. Isaiah 11:2 Matthew 3:16-17
The Messiah would have the Spirit of Wisdom. Isaiah 11:2 Luke 2:40
The Messiah would have the Spirit of Understanding. Isaiah 11:2 Luke 2:40
The Messiah would have the Spirit of Counsel. Isaiah 11:2 Matthew 7:28-29
The Messiah would have the Spirit of Might. Isaiah 11:2 Matthew 8:27
The Messiah would have the Spirit of the Knowledge of God. Isaiah 11:2 John 7:29
The Messiah would have the Spirit of the Fear of God. Isaiah 11:2 Hebrews 5:7
The Messiah would have a quick understanding in the fear of the Lord. Isaiah 11:3 Luke 2:46-47
The Messiah would not judge on the basis of external representations. Isaiah 11:3 John 7:24
The Messiah would judge the poor with righteousness. Isaiah 11:4 Mark 12:41-44
The Messiah would be a descendant of Jesse. Isaiah 11:10 Luke 3:23-32
The Messiah would come for all people. Isaiah 11:10 Acts 13:47-48
The Messiah would have the key of David. Isaiah 22:22 Revelation 3:7
The Messiah would defeat death. Isaiah 25:8 Revelation 1:18
Others would rise to life at the resurrection of the Messiah. Isaiah 26:19 Matthew 27:52-53
The Messiah would be the cornerstone. Isaiah 28:16 1 Peter 2:4-6
The Messiah would heal the blind. Isaiah 35:5 Mark 10:51-52
The Messiah would heal the deaf. Isaiah 35:5 Mark 7:32-35
The Messiah would heal the lame. Isaiah 35:6 Matthew 12:10-13
The Messiah would heal the dumb. Isaiah 35:6 Matthew 9:32-33
The forerunner of the Messiah would live in the wilderness. Isaiah 40:3 Matthew 3:1-4
The forerunner would prepare people for the coming of the Messiah. Isaiah 40:3 Luke 1:17
The Messiah would be God. Isaiah 40:3 John 10:30
The Messiah would be as a shepherd. Isaiah 40:11 John 10:11
The Messiah would be God’s servant. Isaiah 42:1 John 4:34
The Messiah would have the Spirit of God upon him. Isaiah 42:1 Matthew 3:16-17
The Messiah would please God. Isaiah 42:1 Matthew 3:16-17
The Messiah would provide “justice” to the Gentiles. Isaiah 42:1 Matthew 24:14
The Messiah would not draw attention to himself. Isaiah 42:2 Matthew 12:15
The Messiah would have compassion for the poor and needy. Isaiah 42:3 Matthew 11:4-5
The Messiah would receive guidance from God. Isaiah 42:6 John 5:19-20
The Messiah would be ministered to by God. Isaiah 42:6 John 8:29
The Messiah would be the new covenant. Isaiah 42:6 Matthew 26:28
The Messiah would be a light to the Gentiles. Isaiah 42:6 John 8:12
The Messiah would heal the blind. Isaiah 42:7 Matthew 9:27-30
The Messiah would be from everlasting. Isaiah 48:16 John 1:1-2
The Messiah would be sent from God. Isaiah 48:16 John 7:29
The Messiah would come for all people. Isaiah 49:1 1 Timothy 2:4-6
The Messiah would be called to God’s service from the womb. Isaiah 49:1 Matthew 1:20-21
The Messiah would be called by his name before he was born. Isaiah 49:1 Luke 1:30-31
The Messiah’s words would be as a sharp sword. Isaiah 49:2 Revelation 2:12-16
The Messiah would be protected by God. Isaiah 49:2 Matthew 2:13-15
The Messiah would be responsible for the judgment of mankind. Isaiah 49:2 John 5:22-29
The Messiah would be God’s servant. Isaiah 49:3 John 17:4
The Messiah’s work would glorify God. Isaiah 49:3 Matthew 15:30-31
The Messiah would be distressed over the Jews unbelief. Isaiah 49:4 Luke 19:41-42
The Messiah would be rejected by the Jews. Isaiah 49:4 John 5:43
The Messiah would be God’s servant. Isaiah 49:5 John 6:38
The Messiah would come to bring Israel back to God. Isaiah 49:5 Matthew 15:24
The Messiah would be God’s servant. Isaiah 49:6 John 12:49-50
The Messiah would be a light to the Gentiles. Isaiah 49:6 Acts 13:47-48
The Messiah would be despised. Isaiah 49:7 John 10:20
The Messiah would speak with knowledge given to him from God. Isaiah 50:4 John 12:49
The Messiah would not be rebellious to God’s will. Isaiah 50:5 John 12:27
The Messiah’s back would be whipped. Isaiah 50:6 Matthew 27:26
The Messiah’s face would be beaten and spit upon. Isaiah 50:6 Matthew 26:67
The Messiah would steadfastly set his face toward his mission. Isaiah 50:7 Luke 9:51-53
The Messiah would be justified by his righteousness. Isaiah 50:8 1 Timothy 3:16
The Messiah would place his trust in God. Isaiah 50:8-10 John 11:7-10
The Messiah would be God’s servant. Isaiah 52:13 John 9:4
The Messiah would be highly exalted. Isaiah 52:13 Philippians 2:9-11
The Messiah’s face would be disfigured from severe beatings. Isaiah 52:14 Matthew 26:67-68
The Messiahs blood would be shed to make atonement for all. Isaiah 52:15 Revelation 1:5
The Messiah’s own people would not believe he was the Christ. Isaiah 53:1 John 12:37-38
The Messiah would grow up in a poor family. Isaiah 53:2 Luke 2:7
The Messiah would have the appearance of an ordinary man. Isaiah 53:2 Philippians 2:7-8
The Messiah would be despised. Isaiah 53:3 Luke 4:28-29
The Messiah would be rejected. Isaiah 53:3 Matthew 27:21-23
The Messiah would have great sorrow and grief. Isaiah 53:3 Luke 19:41-42
Men would hide from being associated with the Messiah. above Mark 14:50-52
The Messiah would have a healing ministry. Isaiah 53:4 Luke 6:17-19
The Messiah would bear and carry upon himself the sins of the world. Isaiah 53:4 1 Peter 2:24
The Messiah would be thought to be cursed by God. Isaiah 53:4 Matthew 27:41-43
The Messiah would bear the penalty for mankind’s transgressions. Isaiah 53:5 Luke 23:33
The Messiah’s sacrifice would provide peace between man and God. Isaiah 53:5 Colossians 1:20
The Messiah’s back would be whipped. Isaiah 53:5 Matthew 27:26
The Messiah would be the sin-bearer for all mankind. Isaiah 53:6 Galatians 1:4
It was God’s will that the Messiah would be the sin-bearer for all mankind. Isaiah 53:6 1 John 4:10
The Messiah would be oppressed and afflicted. Isaiah 53:7 Matthew 27:27-31
The Messiah would be silent before his accusers. Isaiah 53:7 Matthew 27:12-14
The Messiah would be as a sacrificial lamb. Isaiah 53:7 John 1:29
The Messiah would be confined and persecuted. Isaiah 53:8 Matthew 26:55
The Messiah would be judged. Isaiah 53:8 John 18:13-22
The Messiah would be killed. Isaiah 53:8 Matthew 27:35
The Messiah would die for the sins of the world. Isaiah 53:8 1 John 2:2
The Messiah would be buried in a rich man’s grave. Isaiah 53:9 Matthew 27:57
The Messiah would be innocent and had done no violence. Isaiah 53:9 Mark 15:3
The Messiah would have no deceit in his mouth. Isaiah 53:9 John 18:38
It was God’s will that the Messiah would die for all mankind. Isaiah 53:10 John 18:11
The Messiah would be an offering for sin. Isaiah 53:10 Matthew 20:28
The Messiah would be resurrected and live forever. Isaiah 53:10 Mark 16:16
The Messiah would prosper. Isaiah 53:10 John 17:1-5
God would be fully satisfied with the suffering of the Messiah. Isaiah 53:11 John 12:27
The Messiah would be God’s servant. Isaiah 53:11 Romans 5:18-19
The Messiah would justify man before God. Isaiah 53:11 Romans 5:8-9
The Messiah would be the sin-bearer for all mankind. Isaiah 53:11 Hebrews 9:28
Because of his sacrifice, the Messiah would be greatly exalted by God. Isaiah 53:12 Matthew 28:18
The Messiah would give up his life to save mankind. Isaiah 53:12 Luke 23:46
The Messiah would be crucified with criminals. Isaiah 53:12 Matthew 27:38, Luke 23:32
The Messiah would be the sin-bearer for all mankind. Isaiah 53:12 2 Corinthians 5:21
The Messiah would intercede to God in behalf of mankind. Isaiah 53:12 Luke 23:34
The Messiah would be given vinegar to drink. Isaiah 53:12 Matthew 27:34, John 19:28-30
The Messiah would be resurrected by God. Isaiah 55:3 Acts 13:34
The Messiah would be a witness. Isaiah 55:4 John 18:37
The Messiah would come to provide salvation. Isaiah 59:15-16 John 6:40
The Messiah would be the intercessor between man and God. Isaiah 59:15-16 Matthew 10:32-33
The Messiah would come to Zion as their Redeemer. Isaiah 59:20 Luke 2:38
The Messiah would have the Spirit of God upon him. Isaiah 61:1-2 Matthew 3:16-17
The Messiah would preach the good news. Isaiah 61:1-2 Luke 4:17-21
The Messiah would provide freedom from the bondage of sin and death. Isaiah 61:1-2 John 8:31-32
The Messiah would proclaim a period of grace. Isaiah 61:1-2 John 5:24
Jeremiah
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Jeremiah 23:5-6 Luke 3:23-31
The Messiah would be God. Jeremiah 23:5-6 John 13:13
The Messiah would be both man and God. Jeremiah 23:5-6 1 Timothy 3:16
A massacre of children would take place at the Messiah’s birthplace Jeremiah 31:115 Matthew 2:16-18
The Messiah would be born of a virgin. Jeremiah 31:22 Matthew 1:18-20
The Messiah would be the new covenant. Jeremiah 31:31 Matthew 26:28
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Jeremiah 33:14-15 Luke 3:23-31
Ezekiel
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Ezekiel 17:22-24 Luke 3:31
The Messiah would be a descendant of David. Ezekiel 34:23-24 Matthew 1:1
Daniel
The Messiah would ascend into heaven. Daniel 7:13-14 Acts 1:9-11
The Messiah would be highly exalted. Daniel 7:13-14 Ephesians 1:20-22
The Messiah’s dominion would be everlasting. Daniel 7:13-14 Luke 1:31-33
The Messiah would come to make an end to sins. Daniel 9:24 Galations 1:3-5
The Messiah would be holy. Daniel 9:24 Luke 1:35
The Messiah enters Jerusalem 483 years, after the decree to rebuild Jerusalem. Daniel 9:25 John 12:12-13
The Messiah would be killed. Daniel 9:26 Matthew 27:35
The Messiah would die for the sins of the world. Daniel 9:26 Hebrews 2:9
The Messiah would be killed before the destruction of the temple. Daniel 9:26 Matthew 27:50-51
A vision of the Messiah in a glorified state. Daniel 10:5-6 Revelation 1:13-16
Hosea
The Messiah would defeat death. Hosea 13:14 1 Corinthians 15:55-57
The Messiah would spend a season in Egypt Hosea 11:1 Matthew 2:14-15
Joel
The Messiah would offer salvation to all mankind. Joel 2:32 Romans 10:12-13
Micah
The Messiah would be born in Bethlehem. Micah 5:2 Matthew 2:1-2, Luke 2:4-6
The Messiah would be God’s servant. Micah 5:2 John 15:10
The Messiah would be from everlasting. Micah 5:2 Revelation 1:8
Haggai
The Messiah would visit the second Temple. Haggai 2:6-9 Luke 2:27
The Messiah would be a descendant of Zerubbabel. Haggai 2:23 Luke 3:27
Zechariah
The Messiah would be God’s servant. Zechariah 3:8 John 17:4
The Messiah would be Priest and King. Zechariah 6:12-13 Hebrews 8:1
The Messiah would be be greeted with rejoicing in Jerusalem. Zechariah 9:9 Matthew 21:8-10
The Messiah would be beheld as King. Zechariah 9:9 John 12:12-13
The Messiah would be just. Zechariah 9:9 John 5:30
The Messiah would bring salvation. Zechariah 9:9 Luke 19:10
The Messiah would be humble. Zechariah 9:9 Matthew 11:29
The Messiah would be presented to Jerusalem riding on a donkey. Zechariah 9:9 Matthew 21:6-9
The Messiah would be the cornerstone. Zechariah 10:4 Ephesians 2:20
At the time of Messiah’s coming, Israel would have unfit leaders. Zechariah 11:4-6 Matthew 23:1-4
The Messiah’s rejection would cause God to remove His protection of Israel. Zechariah 11:4-6 Luke 19:41-44
The Messiah would be rejected in favor of another king. Zechariah 11:4-6 John 19:13-15
The Messiah would have a ministry to the “poor,” the believing remnant. Zechariah 11:7 Matthew 9:35-36
The unbelief of Israel’s leaders would force the Messiah to reject them. Zechariah 11:8 Matthew 23:33
The Messiah would be despised. Zechariah 11:8 Matthew 27:20
The Messiah would stop ministering to the those who rejected Him. Zechariah 11:9 Matthew 13:10-11
The Messiah’s rejection would cause God to remove His protection of Israel. Zechariah 11:10-11 Luke 19:41-44
The Messiah would be God Zechariah 11:10-11 John 14:7
The Messiah would be betrayed for thirty pieces of silver. Zechariah 11:12-13 Mathew 26:14-15, Luke 22:47-48
The Messiah would be rejected. Zechariah 11:12-13 Mathew 26:14-15
Thirty pieces of silver would be thrown into the house of the Lord. Zechariah 11:12-13 Matthew 27:3-5
The Messiah would be God Zechariah 11:12-13 John 12:45
The Messiah’s price money would be used to buy a potter’s field Zechariah 11:12-13 Matthew 27:9-10
The Messiah’s body would be pierced. Zechariah 12:10 John 19:34-37
The Messiah would be both God and man. Zechariah 12:10 John 10:30
The Messiah would be rejected. Zechariah 12:10 John 1:11
It was God’s will that the Messiah would die for all mankind. Zechariah 13:7 John 18:11
The Messiah would die a violent death. Zechariah 13:7 Matthew 27:35
The Messiah would be both God and man Zechariah 13:7 John 14:9
Israel would be scattered as a result of rejecting the Messiah Zechariah 13:7 Matthew 26:31
Malachi
A messenger would prepare the way for the Messiah. Malachi 3:1 Matthew 11:10
The Messiah would make a sudden appearance at the temple. Malachi 3:1 Mark 11:15-16
The Messiah would be the messenger of the new covenant. Malachi 3:1 Luke 4:43
The Messiah’s forerunner would come in the spirit of Elijah. Malachi 4:5 Matthew 3:1-2
The Messiah’s forerunner would turn many to righteousness. Malachi 4:6 Luke 1:16-17