Christ Revealed Throughout The Bible

1273 WordsMar 8, 20156 Pages
Christ Revealed Throughout the Bible The Christ prophesied in the Old Testament is the Jesus in the New Testament! I am going to trace Christ from Genesis to Revelations to show He is the same person in both the old and the new covenant. It is important to put the Old and New Testament together to get a better understand of who Jesus is, and what He did. I will be using my many years of studying the Bible along with commentaries and the Bible itself to prove my point. I am going to show Christ can be seen throughout the Bible, from Genesis to Revelations. Sometimes people do not understand how a God of love could have such wrath and demand punishment for sin. We must understand that God is holy and cannot tolerate sin. He cannot just overlook wickedness. (Laney). There must be punishment and payment for it. This is why God had to give punishment for sin, but in His love He prepared a way to redeem the sinners. His plan to save humankind can be found in the promise of Christ, God’s Son, who is to pay the penalty for all our sins. Genesis is the Greek word for beginning (MacDonald.) Genesis is a great place to start searching for Christ. Soon into the book of Genesis God is giving the punishment to Adam and Eve for their disobedience. God then gives the serpent his punishment. God told the Serpent, “And I will put enmity between you and the woman and between your seed and her seed; He shall bruise your head, and you shall bruise His heel” (Genesis 3:15). This verse is
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