TagPsalm 22

Psalm 22 – Dissecting the Messianic prophecy of Jesus


Now, let’s have a look at how Psalm 22 connects to Jesus / to Yeshua. The most obvious connection is the very first verse of the psalm: My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me? Psalm 22.1 Jesus words from the cross, My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me? Why did Jesus use those words? Psalms Bible Timeline (biblehub.com) One point you could make is that, when Jesus said those words, He...

How prophecy works – the Big Picture and the detail


One of the unique features of the Bible is that it contains very specific prophecies, some of which have been fulfilled, some of which are being fulfilled, and some of which will be fulfilled. The reason why this is in the Bible is because God knows the end from the beginning and, as we read in 2 Timothy, All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for...

Was Psalm 22 prophecy fulfilled in Matthew 27?


My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?Why are You so far from helping Me,And from the words of My groaning? Psalm 22.1 Now from the sixth hour until the ninth hour there was darkness over all the land. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried out with a loud voice, saying, “Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani?” that is, “My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?” Matthew 27.45...