Messianic Prophecies

In the Old Testament there are several hundred prophecies about the coming Messiah (or Christ).  This matches up many of those Old Testament prophecies with their New Testament fulfillment.

Prophecy OT References NT Fulfillment
A heavenly High Priest Zechariah 6:12-13 Hebrews 4:4; 8:1-2
A holy priesthood Zechariah 3:8 John 2:19-21; Ephesians 2:20-21; 1 Peter 2:5
A light to the Gentiles Isaiah 49:6-12 Acts 13:47; 2 Corinthians 6:2
A new Covenant Jeremiah 31:31-34 Matthew 26:27-29; Mark 14:22-24; Luke 22:15-20; 1 Corinthians 11:25; Hebrews 8:8-12; 10:15-17; 12:24; 13:20
A priest like Melchizedek Psalm 110:1-7 Matthew 22:41-45; 26:64; Mark 12:35-37; 16:19; Acts 7:56; Ephesians 1:20; Colossians 1:20; Hebrews 1:13; 2:8; 5:6; 6:20; 7:21; 8:1; 10:11-13; 12:2
A promised Redeemer Job 19:25-27 John 5:28-29; Galatians 4:4; Ephesians 1:7, 11, 14
A rock of offense Isaiah 8:14-15 Romans 9:33; 1 Peter 2:8
A spiritual house Jeremiah 33:15-17 John 2:19-21; Ephesians 2:20-21; 1 Peter 2:5
A star out of Jacob Numbers 24:17-19 Matthew 2:2; Luke 1:33, 78; Revelation 22:16
A stone in Zion Isaiah 28:16 Romans 9:33; 1 Peter 2:6
A tree planted by God Ezekiel 17:22-24 Matthew 13:31-32
A vesture dipped in blood Isaiah 63:1-3 Revelation 19:13
Accused by false witnesses Psalm 27:12 Matthew 26:60-61
Accused by false witnesses Psalm 35:11 Matthew 26:59-61; Mark 14:57-58
Afflicted with the afflicted Isaiah 63:8-9 Matthew 25:34-40
An everlasting dominion Daniel 7:13-14 Matthew 24:30; 25:31; 26:64; Mark 14:61-62; Acts 1:9-11; Revelation 1:7
Anointed to preach liberty Isaiah 61:1-3 Luke 4:17-19; Acts 10:38
Another to succeed Judas Psalm 109:7-8 Acts 1:16-20
As a prophet Deuteronomy 18:15, 18-19 John 6:14; 7:40; Acts 3:22-23
Betrayed by a friend Psalm 41:9; 55:12-14 Matthew 26:14-16, 47, 50; Mark 14:17-21; Luke 22:19-23; John 13:18-19
Blessing through Abraham Genesis 28:14 Galatians 3:8, 16; Hebrews 6:14
Blessing to firstborn son Exodus 13:2 Luke 2:23
Blessing to Gentiles Genesis 22:18, 26:4 Galatians 3:8, 16; Hebrews 6:14
Blessing to nations Genesis 18:18 Galatians 3:8
Born a King Jeremiah 30:9 John 18:37; Revelation 1:5
Born in Bethlehem Micah 5:1-5 Matthew 2:1; Luke 2:4, 10-11
Born of a virgin Isaiah 7:14 Matthew 1:22-23
Buried with the rich Isaiah 53:9 Acts 10:43; 13:38-39; 1 Corinthians 15:3; Ephesians 1:7; 1 Peter 2:21-25; 1 John 1:7, 9
Called by a new name Isaiah 62:1-2 Luke 2:32; Revelation 3:12
Calling of those not a people Isaiah 55:4-5 John 18:37; Romans 9:25-26; Revelation 1:5
Conceived by the Holy Spirit Jeremiah 31:22 Matthew 1:20; Luke 1:35
Crucified with transgressors Isaiah 53:12 John 12:37-38; Acts 8:28-35
Cursed on the tree Deuteronomy 21:23 Galatians 3:13
David’s seed to reign Psalm 132:11; 2 Samuel 7:12-13, 16, 25-26, 29 Matthew 1:1
Death swallowed up in victory Isaiah 25:6-12 1 Corinthians 15:54
Declared to be the Son of God Psalm 2:1-12; Proverbs 30:4 Matthew 3:17; Mark 1:11; 14:61-62; Luke 1:35; John 3:13; 9:35-38; 11:21; Acts 4:25-26; 13:33; Romans 1:2-4; 10:6-9; Hebrews 1:5; 5:5; 2 Peter 1:17; Revelation 2:26-27; 19:15-16
Deliver out of Zion Isaiah 59:16-20 Romans 11:26-27
Earth filled with knowledge of the glory of the Lord Habakkuk 2:14 Romans 11:26; Revelation 21:23-26
Exhalted by God Psalm 72:1-19 Matthew 2:2; Philippians 2:9-11; Hebrews 1:8
Flight into Egypt Hosea 11:1 Matthew 2:15
Friends stand afar off Psalm 38:11 Matthew 27:55; Mark 15:40; Luke 23:49
Full of wisdom and power Isaiah 11:1-10 Matthew 3:16; John 3:34; Romans 15:12; Hebrews 1:9
Given gall and vinegar Psalm 69:21 Matthew 27:34, 48; Mark 15:23; Luke 23:36; John 19:29
God with us Isaiah 9:6-7 Matthew 1:21, 23; Luke 1:32-33; John 8:58; 10:30; 14:19; 2 Corinthians 5:19; Colossians 2:9
Hands and feet pierced Psalm 22:1-31 Matthew 27:31, 35-36
Hated without reason Psalm 35:19; 69:4 John 15:24-25
He commits His spirit Psalm 31:5 Luke 23:46
He speaks in parables Psalm 78:2 Matthew 13:34-35
Healing for the needy Isaiah 35:4-10 Matthew 9:30; 11:5; 12:22; 20:34; 21:14; Mark 7:30; John 5:9
Hearts are hardened Isaiah 6:9-10 Matthew 13:14-15; John 12:39-40; Acts 28:25-27
His ascention Psalm 68:18 Ephesians 4:8
His kindom triumphant Daniel 2:44-45 Luke 1:33; 1 Corinthians 15:24; Revelation 11:15
His resurrection Psalm 16:8-10; 49:15 Mark 16:6; Acts 2:27; 13:35; 26:23
“I come to do Thy will” Psalm 40:6-8 Hebrews 10:5-9
Israel regathered Micah 2:12-13 John 10:14, 26
Israel restored Hosea 3:5 John 18:37; Romans 11:25-27
Kindom for the saints Daniel 7:27 Luke 1:33; 1 Corinthians 15:24; Revelation 11:15
King of kings, Lord of lords Isaiah 32:1-4 Revelation 19:16; 20:6
Known for rightousness Psalm 45:2, 6-7 Hebrews 1:8-9
Light out of darkness Isaiah 9:1-2 Matthew 4:14-16; Luke 2:32
Make ready the way of the Lord Isaiah 40:3-5 Matthew 3:3; Mark 1:3; Luke 3:4-5; John 1:23
Massacre of infants Jeremiah 31:15 Matthew 2:17-18
Mocked and insulted Psalm 22:7-8 Matthew 27:39-43, 45-49
Money buys potter’s field Zechariah 11:12-13 Matthew 27:9
Nations walk in the light Isaiah 60:1-3 Luke 2:32
New heavens an a new earth Isaiah 65:17-25 2 Peter 3:13; Revelation 21:2
No bone broken Exodus 12:46; Numbers 9:12; Psalm 34:20 John 19:36
Of the tribe of Judah Genesis 49:10 Revelation 5:5
Our sins purged Malachi 3:3 Hebrews 1:3
Peg in a sure place Isaiah 22:21-25 Revelation 3:7
Piercing of His body Zechariah 12:10 John 19:34, 37
Prays for His enemies Psalm 109:4 Luke 23:34
Preceded by Forerunner Malachi 3:1 Matthew 11:20; Mark 1:2; Luke 7:27
Promise of the Spirit Joel 2:28-32 Acts 2:17-21; Romans 10:13
Reigning in mercy Isaiah 16:4-5 Luke 1:31-33
Rejected by His people Isaiah 52:13-15, 53:1-12 Matthew 8:7; 27:1-2, 12-14, 38
Repentance for the nations Isaiah 2:2-4 Luke 24:47
Restoration of the tabernacle Amos 9:11-12 Acts 15:16-18
Scourged and spat upon Isaiah 50:6 Matthew 26:67; 27:26, 30; Mark 14:65; 15:15, 19; Luke 22:63-65; John 19:1
Seed of Abraham Genesis 12:3 Matthew 1:1; Galatians 3:8, 16
Seed of David exalted Psalm 89:3-4, 19, 27-29, 35-37 Luke 1:32; Acts 2:30; 13:23; Romans 1:3; 2 Timothy 2:8
Seed of Isaac Genesis 17:19, 21:12 Romans 9:7; Hebrews 11:18
Seed of the woman Genesis 3:15 Galatians 4:4; Hebrews 2:14
Serpent in wilderness Numbers 21:8-9 John 3:14-15
Shepherd smitten–sheep scattered Zechariah 13:1, 6-7 Matthew 26:31; John 16:32
Silent when accused Isaiah 53:7 John 1:29; 11:49-52
Sold for thirty pieces of silver Zechariah 11:12-13 Matthew 26:14-15
Soldiers cast lots for coat Psalm 22:18 Mark 15:20, 24-25, 34; Luke 19:24; 23:35; John 19:15-18, 23-24, 34; Acts 2:23-24
Son of Man comes in glory Psalm 102:16 Luke 21:24, 27; Revelation 12:5-10
Son of the Highest Isaiah 33:22 Luke 1:32; 1 Timothy 1:17; 6:15
Stone cut without hands Daniel 2:34-35 Acts 4:10-12
Stung by reproaches Psalm 69:9 John 2:17; Romans 15:3
Suffered vicariously Isaiah 53:4-5 Mark 15:3-4, 27-28; Luke 23:1-25, 32-34
The chief cornerstone Psalm 118:22-23 Matthew 21:42; Mark 12:10-11; Luke 20:17; John 1:11; Acts 4:11; Ephesians 2:20; 1 Peter 2:4
The coming of Elijah Malachi 4:5-6 Matthew 11:14; 17:10-12
The deaf hear, the blind see Isaiah 29:18-19 Matthew 5:3; 11:5; John 9:39
The elect shall inherit Isaiah 65:9 Romans 11:5, 7; Hebrews 7:14; Revelation 5:5
The good Shepherd Ezekiel 34:23-24 John 10:11
The humble exalted Ezekiel 21:26-27 Luke 1:52
The King comes in the name of the Lord Psalm 118:26 Matthew 21:9; 23:39; Mark 11:9; Luke 13:35; 19:38; John 12:13
The King cometh Isaiah 62:11 Matthew 21:5
The kingdom established Micah 4:1-8 Luke 1:33
The Lamb on the throne Zechariah 2:10-13 Revelation 5:13; 6:9; 21:24; 22:1-5
The light of the world Malachi 4:2-3 Luke 1:78; John 1:9; 12:48; 2 Peter 1:19; Revelation 2:28; 19:11-16; 22:16
The Lord our righteousness Jeremiah 23:5-6 John 2:19-21; Romans 1:3-4; Ephesians 2:20-21; 1 Peter 2:5
The meek Servant Isaiah 42:1-16 Matthew 12:17-21; Luke 2:32
The shepherd dies for His sheep Isaiah 40:10-11 John 10:11; Hebrews 13:20; 1 Peter 2:24-25
The sun darkened Amos 8:9 Matthew 24:29; Acts 2:20; Revelation 6:12
The throne of David established forever 1 Samuel 7:12-13, 16, 25-26; 1 Chronicles 17:11-14, 23:27; 2 Chronicles 21:7 Matthew 19:28; 21:4; 25:31; Mark 12:37; Luke 1:32; John 7:4; Acts 2:30; 13:23; Romans 1:3; 2 Timothy 2:8; Hebrews 1:5, 8; 8:1; 12:2; Revelation 22:1
“Thou remainest” Psalm 102:24-27 Hebrews 1:10-12
Through Noah’s sons Genesis 9:27 Luke 6:36
Time of His birth Daniel 9:24-27 Matthew 24:15-21; Luke 3:1
Triumphal entry Zechariah 9:9-10 Matthew 21:4-5; Mark 11:9-10; Luke 20:38; John 12:13-15