3. THE QUESTION WAS: All of the following were prophecies about Jesus in the Old Testament (the Jewish Bible) except for one. Which one was NOT a prediction about the long-awaited Savior?



  1. His hands and feet would be pierced (Psalm 22:1, Isa 53:12)
  2. His bones would not be broken (Psalm 34:20)
  3. He’d be raised to life on the third day (Psalm 30:3, 41:10, 118:17, Hos 6:2
  4. He’d be betrayed by a friend (Psalm 41:9, 55:12-14
  5. He would be called Lord (Psalm 110:1, Jer 23:6
  6. His side would be pierced (Zech 12:10)
  7. He would be betrayed for 30 pieces of silver (Zech 11:12-13)
  8. He’d be buried in a rich man’s tomb ((Isaiah 53:9)
  9. He’d be a descendant of David ( Psalm 132:11, Jer 23:5)
  10. He’d be born of a Virgin woman (Isaiah 7:14)
  11. Many a movie would be made about him (not in the Bible)
  12. He’d be rejected by his own people (Isaiah 53:3)
  13. He would come from Bethlehem (Mich 5:2)
  14. He’d be wounded, bruised and scourged for us (Isaiah 53:5, Zech 13:6)


THE ANSWER IS….K is not in the Bible


http://www.scripturecatholic.com/messianic_prophecies.html (Longer Listing of Messianic Prophecies Fulfilled by Jesus)

http://www.catholicculture.org/docs/most/getwork.cfm?worknum=79 (Do We Need Jesus?)

http://www.catholic.net/RCC/Periodicals/Faith/1112-96/scriptur.html (The Old Testament Messianic Hope)

http://www.catholic-forum.com/churches/communion/eng/library/qb/56.shtml (Prophecies)

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/14597a.htm (Christology: Catholic Encyclopedia)

http://www.catholicculture.org/docs/doc_view.cfm?recnum=1307 (True Face of Messiah Gradually Revealed)


Recommended book: Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis

Recommended movie: The Passion of the Christ by Mel Gibson





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