said the Messiah would be born of a virgin
"Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign:
Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall
call His name Immanuel."
Micah said the Messiah would be born in Bethlehem
"But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, Though you are
little among the thousands of Judah, Yet out of you shall come
forth to Me The One to be Ruler in Israel, Whose goings forth
are from of old, From everlasting.”
said the Messiah would be taken out of Egypt
"When Israel was a child, I loved him, And out
of Egypt I called My son."
said the Messiah would be a mighty prophet in word and deed
"I will raise up for them a Prophet like you
from among their brethren, and will put My words in His mouth,
and He shall speak to them all that I command Him. And it shall
be that whoever will not hear My words, which He speaks in My
name, I will require it of him."
Isaiah said the Messiah would be of Galilee
"Nevertheless the gloom will not be upon her
who is distressed, As when at first He lightly esteemed The
land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, And afterward more
heavily oppressed her, By the way of the sea, beyond the Jordan,
In Galilee of the Gentiles. The people who walked in darkness
Have seen a great light; Those who dwelt in the land of the
shadow of death, Upon them a light has shined."
said the Messiah would have his hands and feet pierced
"For dogs have surrounded Me; The congregation
of the wicked has enclosed Me. They pierced My hands and My
said they will mourn for the pierced one
“And I will pour on the house of David and on
the inhabitants of Jerusalem the Spirit of grace and supplication;
then they will look on Me whom they pierced. Yes, they will
mourn for Him as one mourns for his only son, and grieve for
Him as one grieves for a firstborn."
said the Messiah would be despised and rejected
"He is despised and rejected by men, A Man of
sorrows and acquainted with grief. And we hid, as it were, our
faces from Him; He was despised, and we did not esteem Him."
Isaiah 53:3 Zechariah said the Messiah would make a triumphant
entry into Jerusalem "Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout,
O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your King is coming to you;
He is just and having salvation, Lowly and riding on a donkey,
A colt, the foal of a donkey."
Isaiah said the Messiah would be made an offering for sin.
"Yet it pleased the LORD to bruise Him; He has
put Him to grief. When You make His soul an offering for sin,
He shall see His seed, He shall prolong His days, And the pleasure
of the LORD shall prosper in His hand."
said soldiers would cast lots for the Messiah's garments.
"They divide My garments among them, And for
My clothing they cast lots." Psalm 22:18 Isaiah said The Messiah
will be beaten, mocked, and spat upon "I gave My back to those
who struck Me, And My cheeks to those who plucked out the beard;
I did not hide My face from shame and spitting."
David said The Messiah would have no bones broken
"Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But
the LORD delivers him out of them all. He guards all his bones;
Not one of them is broken."
said the Messiah would be betrayed and sold for thirty pieces
of silver Then I said to them,
“If it is agreeable to you, give me my wages;
and if not, refrain.” So they weighed out for my wages thirty
pieces of silver. And the LORD said to me, “Throw it to the
potter”—that princely price they set on me. So I took the thirty
pieces of silver and threw them into the house of the LORD for
said The Messiah will be betrayed by a friend
"Even my own familiar friend in whom I trusted,
Who ate my bread, Has lifted up his heel against me."
said the Messiah would suffer in silence.
"He was oppressed and He was afflicted, Yet He
opened not His mouth; He was led as a lamb to the slaughter,
And as a sheep before its shearers is silent, So He opened not
The First Messianic Prophecy
"And I will put enmity Between you and the woman,
And between your seed and her Seed; He shall bruise your head,
And you shall bruise His heel.”