For this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, declares the Lord: I will put my law within them, and I will write it on their hearts. And I will be their God, and they shall be my people.
The central figure in the Old Testament , though not mentioned by name , is Jesus Christ . Jesus explained this to his disciples after his resurrection. Luke tells us that “beginning with Moses and all the Prophets,” Jesus “interpreted to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning himself” (Luke 24:27).
In the days when Herod was king of Judea, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth in Galilee to announce to a virgin named Mary, who was betrothed to a man named Joseph, that a child would be born to her and she was to name him Jesus , for he would be the son of God and rule over Israel forever.
Isaiah 53 is the fifty-third chapter of the Book of Isaiah in the Hebrew Bible or the Old Testament of the Christian Bible . This book contains the prophecies attributed to the prophet Isaiah, and is one of the Nevi’im.
Contents 2.1 Number of biblical covenants. 2.2 Edenic covenant . 2.3 Noahic covenant . 2.4 Abrahamic covenant . 2.5 Mosaic covenant . 2.6 Priestly covenant . 2.7 Davidic covenant . 2.7.1 Christian view of Davidic covenant . 2.8 New covenant (Christian)
New Testament The mentions in Acts 12:11 and Revelation 22:6 of “his angel ” (the Lord’s angel ) can also be understood as referring either to the angel of the Lord or an angel of the Lord. An angel of the Lord who is mentioned in Luke 1:11 identifies himself as Gabriel in Luke 1:19.
The terms ” son of God ” and ” son of the LORD” are found in several passages of the Old Testament . In Christianity, the title Son of God refers to the status of Jesus as the divine son of God the Father. It derives from several uses in the New Testament and early Christian theology.
In the Hebrew Bible (Exodus 3:14), Yahweh , the personal name of God, is revealed directly to Moses .
The five major milestones in the New Testament narrative of the life of Jesus are his Baptism, Transfiguration, Crucifixion, Resurrection and Ascension. In the gospels , the ministry of Jesus starts with his Baptism by John the Baptist, when he is about thirty years old .
The name Jesus is derived from the Hebrew name Yeshua/Y’shua, which is based on the Semitic root y-š-ʕ (Hebrew: ישע), meaning “to deliver; to rescue.”
Joel’s statement that “I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy , your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions” was applied by St Peter in his sermon at Pentecost to the events of that day.
A prophecy is a message that is claimed by a prophet to have been communicated to them by a deity. Such messages typically involve inspiration, interpretation, or revelation of divine will concerning the prophet’s social world and events to come (compare divine knowledge).
The patriarchs of the Bible, when narrowly defined, are Abraham , his son Isaac , and Isaac’s son Jacob , also named Israel , the ancestor of the Israelites.
This poem, written from the Servant’s point of view, is an account of his pre-natal calling by God to lead both Israel and the nations. The Servant is now portrayed as the prophet of the Lord equipped and called to restore the nation to God.
The servant songs (also called the servant poems or the Songs of the Suffering Servant ) are four songs in the Book of Isaiah in the Hebrew Bible , which include Isaiah 42:1–4; Isaiah 49:1–6; Isaiah 50:4–7; and Isaiah 52:13–53:12.