God's promises about the Messiah

Throughout the Old Testament, God told his people that a Messiah was coming. Jesus Christ fulfilled those prophecies!

Here are some key verses of prophecy that Jesus—the Messiah—fulfilled when he came. There are many more prophecies about the Messiah throughout the Old Testament. Consider researching on your own or using this list to get you started. If you have access to the Sonlight Forums, click here for a thread about these prophecies and ideas for incorporating them into your family's celebration of the Christmas season.

Prophecy about the coming Messiah: