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How are all three offices found in the following prophecy of Christ?

Isaiah 61:1

The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; lie hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives.













What will be the result of the lives of all those who attempt to be their own:

a. Prophets - believing in their own ideas?
b. Priest - earning their own righteousness?
c. Kings - living according to their own rules?

Why do we all need Jesus Christ as our personal Prophet, Priest, and King?

CHRIST IN THE OLD TESTAMENT: PROPHECIED AS THE GREAT OFFICEBEARER TO COME
Office Old Testament Prophecy
a. Prophet

The LORD thy God will raise up unto thee a Prophet from the midst of thee, of thy brethren, like unto me; unto Him ye shall hearken.

- Deuteronomy 18:15

b. Priest

The LORD hath sworn, and will not repent, Thou art a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.

- Psalm 110:4

c. King

Yet have I set My king upon My holy hill of Zion.

- Psalm 2:6


CHRIST IN THE NEW TESTAMENT: CONFIRMED AS THE GREAT OFFICEBEARER
Office New Testament Confirmation
a. Prophet - The Word
(The Truth)

And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, (and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father), full of grace and truth.

- John 1:14

b. Priest - The Lamb
(The Sacrifice)

The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.

- John 1:29

c. King - The Lord of Lords
(The King of Kings)

And He hath on His vesture and on His thigh a name written, KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS.

- Revelation 19:16


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