It is difficult to predict one year in advance, let alone, hundreds of years
Acts 17:2-4 And according to Paul’s custom, he went to them, and for three Sabbaths reasoned with them from the Scriptures, explaining and giving evidence that the Christ had to suffer and rise again from the dead, and saying, “This Jesus whom I am proclaiming to you is the Christ.”
Acts 18:28 For he vigorously refuted his Jewish opponents in public debate, proving from the Scriptures that Jesus was the Messiah.
Fact: The Old Testament as we know it was completed hundreds of years before Jesus was born
The first story of the first book of the Bible, gives our first hint about someone amazing coming
Genesis 3:15 I will make you and the woman hate each other. Your children and her children will be enemies. Her son will crush your head. And you will bite his heel.
The spiritual evil that has ruined all of human history will someday be obliterated by one person.
Genesis 18:18 “For Abraham will certainly become a great and mighty nation, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed through him.”
Galatians 3:8 Scripture foresaw that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, and announced the gospel in advance to Abraham: “All nations will be blessed through you. Galatians 3:16 The promises were spoken to Abraham and to his seed. Scripture does not say “and to seeds,” meaning many people, but “and to your seed,” meaning one person, who is Christ. Let’s put the puzzle together…
This person who will singlehandedly crush evil will be Jewish and every nation blessed by them.
Micah 5:2 But as for you, Bethlehem, Too little to be among the clans of Judah, From you One will go forth for Me to be ruler in Israel His goings forth are from long ago, From the days of eternity.
Ruler, Reaching out, From eternity
John 7:42 Has not the Scripture said that the Christ comes from the descendants of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was?
This person who will singlehandedly crush evil will be Jewish and every nation blessed by them. He will be a relative of King David and be born in Bethlehem.
Isaiah 7:11The Lord spoke to Ahaz through me again. He said, “I am the Lord your God. Ask me to give you a miraculous sign. It can be anything in the deepest grave or in the highest heaven.”
Isaiah 7:14 The Lord himself will give you a miraculous sign. The virgin is going to have a baby. She will give birth to a son. And he will be called Immanuel
There will be a person who will singlehandedly crush evil will be Jewish and every nation blessed by him. He will be a relative of King David and be born in Bethlehem. He will be born of a virgin and be seen as God-with-us.