Further Links Horus, the Egyptian Falcon-god, is "lord of the sky" and a symbol of divine kingship.
These are indeed fascinating aspects of the Bible, each adding its own evidence of authenticity to the "big picture" of the Bible as a whole. The truly remarkable facet of the Bible is that Christ can be seen in each and every book - Old Testament as well as the New Testament.
Every book, every chapter, and every line holds a picture of Jesus Christ. The book of Jeremiah is no exception. It holds many Messianic prophecies that show a beautiful picture of the coming Savior and His Kingdom.
The scathing rebukes and the condemnation preached by Jeremiah is overshadowed by the consolation and promises from God concerning the coming Messiah.
The Jews anxiously awaited their coming Redeemer. What Is A "Type? A fore-shadow; a prefigure of things to come. Thus, a comparison between the two will bring out an analogy that will present a clear Biblical truth. The rules concerning typology must be kept in mind when speaking about types.
This assures that the meaning of the Scriptures are not stretched into absurd proportions, or that we read into the passages things that were not intended. A type must be directly appointed or designated within the Bible in order to be used to teach doctrine. Most importantly, we must affirm that the anti-type is always superior to the type.
In this study, we can see Jeremiah as an illustrative type of Christ, being that it is not specifically designated in the Scriptures as being a type. Both were "innocent blood. Jeremiah sought vengeance whereas Christ sought forgiveness.
Do not forgive their crimes or blot out their sins from your sight. Let them be overthrown before you; deal with them in the time of your anger. And they divided up his clothes by casting lots.
Why listen to him? He died, and so did the prophets. Who do you think you are? I am ridiculed all day long; everyone mocks me.
All my friends are waiting for me to slip, saying, Perhaps he will be deceived; then we will prevail over him and take our revenge on him.
You have heard it with your own ears. Why do we need any more witnesses? Look, now you have heard the blasphemy. He is worthy of death, they answered. Can a demon open the eyes of the blind? I did not realize that they had plotted against me, saying, Let us cut him off from the land of the living, that His Name be remembered no more.
And who can speak of his descendants? For He was cut off from the land of the living, for the transgression of my people he was stricken. He was led like a lamb to he slaughter, and as a sheep before her shearers is silent, so He did not open His mouth.Similarities Between Jesus and King David (Part 2) In Bible/Theology, Blog by Chris Katulka April 26, Leave a Comment This month we are taking a look at some of the amazing similarities between King David and Jesus.
These similarities are developed further in our discussion of Master Imitator. - Revelation If anyone has an ear, let him hear. As when Jesus taught, prior to the formation of the church, all people are enjoined to hear (Mat.
The similarities between Joseph, son of Jacob, and Jesus Christ. Comparison Between Jeremiah And Christ The Bible's greatest wonder has to be Jesus Christ and His scheme of redemption. Jeremiah , "But they shall serve the LORD their God, and David their king, whom I will raise . Amazingly, the question of an actual historical Jesus rarely confronts the religious believer.
The power of faith has so forcefully driven the minds of most believers, and even apologetic scholars, that the question of reliable evidence gets obscured by tradition, religious subterfuge, and outrageous claims.
David – The King in Exile.
by I Gordon And even though Jesus is the true King, like David was in this passage, as yet we do not see Jesus reigning upon this earth.
He is a King in exile so to speak. I have a feeling that most people come to Jesus Christ because of one of those three reasons. Which was yours?