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1429 prophecy, fulfilment of OT

1429 prophecy, fulfilment of OT

All divinely inspired prophecy achieves its purpose. Scripture records the fulfilment of many prophecies.

The principle that all prophecy achieves its purpose

Isa 55:10-11 See also Dt 18:22

Fulfilment of prophecy concerning individuals in the OT

1Ki 20:35-36 See also 1Ki 8:15-21 pp 2Ch 6:4-11; 1Ki 8:23-24 pp 2Ch 6:14-15; 1Ki 13:21-22,24-26; 1Ki 14:12-13,17-18; 2Ki 1:6,17; 2Ki 7:1-2,16-18; 2Ki 22:15-20; 2Ki 23:30

Fulfilment of prophecy concerning the nation of Israel

1Ki 12:15 See also 1Ki 11:29-39

Fulfilment of prophecy concerning the royal house

1Ki 15:29 See also 1Ki 14:7-11; 1Ki 16:1-7,12; 1Ki 21:20-29; 2Ki 9:30-10:11,30; 2Ki 15:12

Fulfilment of prophecy concerning battles

1Ki 20:13-21 See also 1Ki 22:17,35-38; 2Ki 19:20-37

Fulfilment of prophecy concerning the Babylonian exile

The rise of the Babylonians Hab 1:6-11 See also 2Ch 36:17

The fall of Jerusalem and exile of the population 2Ki 20:17-18 See also 2Ki 21:10-15; 2Ki 24:2,10-16

The fate of King Zedekiah Jer 21:3-7 See also Jer 32:3-5; Eze 12:12-14; 2Ki 25:1-7; Jer 39:1-7

The length of captivity Jer 29:10 See also 2Ch 36:21; Da 9:2

Fulfilment of prophecy concerning Jesus Christ

Lk 24:44 See also Lk 18:31; Ac 3:18

Fulfilment of other prophecy

Ac 2:14-21 See also Joel 2:28-32; Jos 6:26; 1Ki 16:34; 1Ki 13:1-3; 2Ki 23:16-18; 1Ki 17:14,16; Mt 2:17-18; Jer 31:15; Mt 3:1-3 pp Mk 1:2-4 pp Lk 3:1-6; Isa 40:3

Prophecies modified before fulfilment

1Ki 21:20-26,27-29; Isa 38:1 pp 2Ki 20:1 Isa 38:4-5 pp 2Ki 20:4-6

See also

1055God, grace & mercy
1105God, power of
1175God, will of
2230Messiah, coming of
2366Christ, prophecies concerning
7217exile in Babylon
8612prayer & faith
8614prayer, answers

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