Ten Bible Prophecies – Fulfilled and Future

 

Fulfilled Bible Prophecies and Why They Are Valuable

 

1. A Son Born to Abraham - Prophecy Shows God Keeps His Word

Prophecy – Genesis 18:10,14 (see Gen. 15:1-4)

Fulfillment – Genesis 21:1-3

 

2. Israel 400 Years Affliction in Egypt - Prophecy Reveals God’s Sovereign Will

Prophecy - Genesis 15:13-14 [30 yrs. free, 400 years slaves]

Fulfillment - Exodus 1 (see Exodus 12:40-41 & Gal 3:17)

 

3. Cyrus Returns the Jews - Prophecy Helps Our Bible Understanding

Prophecy - Isaiah 44:28; 45:1,13 [Written 150 years prior]

Fulfillment - II Chronicles 36:22-23; Ezra 1:1-4 (see Ezra 6)

 

4. Messiah’s Triumphal Entry - Prophecy Gives Opportunity To Witness the Faithful Word

Prophecy - Zechariah 9:9

Fulfillment - Matthew 21:4-7

 

5. Messiah’s Resurrection - Prophecy Gives Hope to the Believer

Prophecy - Mark 10:34 (see Mark 8:31 & John 2:19-22)

Fulfillment - Acts 10:40 (see I Cor. 15:4)

 

 

Future Bible Prophecies And Why They Are Relevant

 

6. Israel Returns Prior to the Tribulation (A current event!) - Prophecy Tells Us What to Expect in Our World

Prophecy - Zephaniah 2:1-2 (see 1:14) Isaiah 11:11; Ezekiel 20:33-34

Fulfillment - ** Israel’s Regathering is Happening Now **

 

7. The Tribulation (Day of the Lord) - Prophecy Gives Us A Picture of the World At Its Worst

Prophecy - Isaiah 13:6-11; Matthew 24:21; Revelation 6:12-17

Fulfillment – The Tribulation is still future (After the Rapture)

 

8. The Rapture - Prophecy Promotes Purity While Giving Comfort to Believers

Prophecy - I Thessalonians 4:16-18 5:4-9; I Cor. 15:51-57

Fulfillment – Perhaps today – at any moment! (Pre-Tribulation)

 

9. The Second Coming of Christ - Prophecy Stimulates Diligent Work Now

Prophecy - Isaiah 11.3-9; Psalm 2

Fulfillment – At the end of the tribulation.

 

10. A Personal Hell - Prophecy Gives A Warning to the Unbeliever

Prophecy - Luke 16:19-24; Revelation 20:14-15

Fulfillment - Your choice: Christ or Hell  Which do you choose?

 

James Utter 12/2010