FULFILLMENT

FULFILLMENT IN HIM
  1. Jesus – The Fulfillment of the Law and the Prophets – (Matthew 5:17-21It is in Jesus that “All the promises of God are Yea and Amen,” not in Moses or the Torah)
  2. Jesus, the True and Greater Tabernacle – (John 1:14The Prologue to the Gospel of John presents Jesus as the True Tabernacle in whom the glory of God is revealed and resides)
  3. Jesus, the True House of God – (John 1:47-50 – The Gospel of John presents Jesus as the true way of access to God and the Greater Bethel, the “House of God”)
  4. Jesus, the True and Final Temple – (John 2:12-22 – The Gospel of John presents Jesus as the True and Final Temple in which the glory of God resides )
  5. Jesus, the Place of True Worship – (John 4:20-24Jesus revealed to a Samaritan woman that the presence of God is no longer limited to specific locations or manmade structures)
  6. Jesus, the True, Greater, and the Final Temple – (Jesus is the Greater, True and Final Temple foreshadowed by the Tabernacle and the Temple constructed by ancient Israel)
THE WORD REVEALED
  1. The Final Word of God – Jesus – (Hebrews 1:1-3 – His final and complete word surpasses all previous revelations)
  2. The Word of the Son Surpasses the Word given to Moses – (Hebrews 3:1-6 – Hebrews demonstrates the superiority of the Son over even Moses – A Son is of higher rank than the chief servant of a household)
  3. God’s Mysteries are Revealed in Jesus – (Hebrews 3:1-6 – All God’s mysteries are revealed in Jesus Christ, especially, in his death and resurrection)
  4. Shadow or Substance – (Jesus is the substance that casts the shadows of the Old Testament, not vice versa)
  5. Jesus Interprets the Father – (John 1:18 – God is revealed fully in Jesus, not the Law that was given at Mount Sinai)
  6. Jesus, the Key that Unlocks Prophecy – (Jesus is the interpretive key to prophecy and Scripture)
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