The Relationship Between The Old Testament And New Testament

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Old Testament Final how the Old Testament and New Testament are related. All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: One of the ways we know that the Old Testament and the New Testament are related is the both contain the infallible written word of God. (2 Timothy 3:16) (Myers) The affiliation between the Old Testament and the New Testament echoes both the endurance and incoherence amongst the Christian and Israelite. Gods’ have confidence in His unique strategy designed for salvation. It was made known first to the Israelites, and then to all peoples through Jesus Christ. The New Testament and Old Testament, then, voices one ongoing story…show more content…
• The highlights of Revelation lures on the climax of Isaiah. Both of the books close with the vision of a "new Jerusalem." Revelation also draws on Ezekiel 's concluding prophecy of the reconstruction of the temple (Ezekiel 40-48). God 's revelation in the Old Testament invariably points to the fullness of the revelation in Jesus, as God 's final revelation (Hebrew 1:1-4). Truly there is a movement from one dispensation to another. In the Old Testament, each sequential phase building on what went before, and all pointing forward to the fulfilment in Christ. Many intimate relationships exist between the Old and the New Testament, as the following Scriptures show: 1. Christ quoting from Moses’ writings, the prophets and the Psalms, in order to demonstrate that He needed to suffer and be raised from among the dead (Luke. 24:27, 45-46). 2. John 5:46-47, our Lord placed Moses’ writings, as the inspired and written Word of God, even above His own spoken words. 3. Romans 15:4 shows the principle that the Old Testament writings have been written for our instruction, that through endurance and encouragement we might have…show more content…
8. 2 Timothy 3:16 highlights various functions of the Old Testament for the New Testament believer. (Isaiah 53:1) Who hath believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed? (Isaiah 53:2) For he shall grow up before him as a tender plant, and as a root out of a dry ground: he hath no form nor comeliness; and when we shall see him, there is no beauty that we should desire him. (Isaiah 53:3) He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, and we esteemed him not. (Isaiah 53:4) Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted. (Isaiah 53:5) But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed. (Isaiah 53:6) All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned everyone to his own way; and the LORD hath laid on him the iniquity of us all. (Isaiah 53:7) He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth: he is brought as a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before her shearers is dumb, so he openeth not his
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