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The death of Jesus Christ fulfils OT predictions and was clearly anticipated in his teaching.
The cross foreshadowed in the OT
Jesus Christ predicts his death on the cross
Other allusions to the cross
In the teaching of Jesus Christ Mt 26:31 See also Mt 20:22 pp Mk 10:38; Mt 26:2; Mk 2:19-20; Mk 10:45; Lk 9:44; Lk 22:42 “lifted up” is used in John’s Gospel as a reference to the crucifixion: Jn 3:14; Jn 8:28; Jn 12:32-33
In history Mt 17:9-13 John the Baptist’s fate indicates what is to happen to Jesus Christ.
God’s perfect timing for Jesus Christ’s death on the cross
The curse of the cross
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