[shepherds_stone] Prophecies of Jesus' Final Week - Passover (not Easter)

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From: "David Schorr" <dschorr@...>
Date: Thu, 8 Apr 2010 22:43:07 +0200
Prophecies of the Final Week of Jesus

There are many Old Testament prophesies quoted in the Gospels specifically
about Jesus' final week.
 Here's a brief list:

* He would make a triumphal entry in Jerusalem
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Zec/Zec009.html#9> Zechariah 9:9,
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Psa/Psa118.html#top> Psalm 118). 

* He would be smitten like a shepherd
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Zec/Zec013.html#top> Zechariah 13). 

* He would be betrayed for 30 pieces of silver
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Zec/Zec011.html#top> Zechariah
11:1-13 and
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Psa/Psa041.html#9> Psalm 41:9). 

* He would be given vinegar and gall
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Psa/Psa069.html#21> Psalm 69:21). 

* They would cast lots for His garments
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Psa/Psa022.html#18> Psalm 22:18). 

* His bones would not be broken
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Exd/Exd012.html#46> Exodus 12:46;
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Num/Num009.html#12> Numbers 9:12;
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Psa/Psa034.html#20> Psalm 34:20). 

* His side would be pierced
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Zec/Zec012.html#top> Zechariah 12 and
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Psa/Psa022.html#16> Psalm 22:16). 

* He would die among malefactors
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Isa/Isa053.html#9> Isaiah 53:9, 12). 

* His dying words were foretold
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Psa/Psa022.html#top> Psalm 22:1, and
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Psa/Psa022.html#31> Psalm 22:31). 

* He would be buried by a rich man
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Isa/Isa053.html#9> Isaiah 53:9). 

* He would rise on the third day
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Isa/Isa053.html#9> Jonah 1:17; cf.
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Gen/Gen022.html#top> Genesis 22:4
with
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Hbr/Hbr011.html#19> Hebrews 11:19). 

* His resurrection would be followed by the destruction of Jerusalem
 ( <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Dan/Dan009.html#top> Daniel 9,
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Dan/Dan011.html#top> Daniel 11 and
   <http://www.blueletterbible.org/kjv/Dan/Dan012.html#top> Daniel 12). 

Who was He? He wasn't just a great figure, a teacher, or a positive
influence.
 He was the Creator-God, humbling Himself to become our Kinsman-Redeemer!

[ From: <http://www.khouse.org/articles/2007/698>
http://www.khouse.org/articles/2007/698
 - What Really Happened at ''Easter''? by Chuck Missler ]