Jesus in every book of the Bible (2023)

Did you know that Jesus is seen in every book in the Bible?
How is Jesus revealed in all books from Genesis to Revelation?

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The Bible is about Jesus. He is pictured or prophesied about in each of the 66 Bible books, from Genesis to Revelation.
He is also seen through types in the lives of different characters in the Bible. Below is a breakdown of how He is shown through types, prophecies, titles and names in all the books of the Bible, Genesis to Revelation.

Old Testament BookMain RevelationTypes & Prophecies of Jesus
GenesisThe Seed of the WomanMessiah would be born of the seed of a woman (Gen 3:15, Luke1:34-35)
Messiah would be a descendant of Abraham, Isaac & Jacob(Gen 12:3, 17:19, 28:14, Luke 3:23-34)
Messiah would be a king in the line of Judah (Gen 49:10, John1:49)
Typified in the person of Melchizedek(Gen 14:18)
The life of Isaac- the sacrificed son (Gen 22)
The life of Joseph- the rejected brother (Gen 37)
ExodusThe Passover LambTypified inthe life of Moses- the deliverer
The Passover Lamb(Ex 12, John 1:29,36)
The Manna from Heaven(Ex 16, John 6)
The Rock struck at Horeb(Ex 17, 1 Cor 10:4)
The Tabernacle(Brazen Altar, Lampstand, Table of Showbread, Ark of thecovenant etc) (Gen 25-30)
LeviticusThe High PriestTypified in the sacrifices and offerings (Lev 1-7)
In the Jewish festivals(Passover, Atonement, Lev 16, 23)
In the scapegoat(Lev 16:7-9)
In the person and duties of the High Priest(Lev 16)
NumbersThe Cloud and The FireMessiah would be a King (Num 24:17)
Typified in the bronze serpent(Num 21:8-9)
The Water from the Rock(Num 20)
DeuteronomyThe Prophet Like MosesMessiah will be a prophet (Deut 18:15-19, John 6:14)
Messiah would be worshipped by angels (Deut 32:43, Luke2:13-14)
Typified in the cities of refuge (Deut 4:41)
JoshuaThe Captain of Our SalvationTypified in the person of Joshua (our leader into the promisedland)
In the Promised Land
In the Commander of the Army (Josh 5:13-15)
JudgesThe Judge And LawgiverTypified in the Judges (for He is true Judge of the living andthe dead)
RuthThe Kinsman RedeemerMessiah would be a descendant of Boaz and Ruth (Ruth 4:12-17)
Typified in the life of Boaz - The Kinsman Redeemer (Ruth 2:1)
1 & 2 SamuelThe Prophet of The LordMessiah exalted by God with power (1 Sam 2:10, Matt 28:18)
Messiah would be a descendant of David (2 Sam 7:12-16, Matt1:1)
Messiah would be the 'Rock' (2 Sam 23:2-3, 1 Cor 10:4)
Typified inthe life of David- The King in Exile (1 Sam 22)
Thelife of Jonathon- the faithful friend (1 Sam 18:1-4)
1 & 2 KingsThe Reigning KingTypified in thelife of Solomon(the Millennial Reign)
In the life and miracles of the prophet Elisha (multiplyingbread 2 Kings 4:42, healing leper 2 Kings 5)
1 & 2 ChroniclesThe Glorious TempleMessiah would be from the tribe of Judah (1 Chron 5:2, Luke3:23-32)
Typified in Solomon's temple
In the Wisdom of Solomon (2 Chron 9:22)
EzraThe Faithful ScribeTypified in person of Zerubbabel, the rebuilder of the temple(Ezra 4)
NehemiahThe Rebuilder of the WallsTypifiedin the person of Nehemiah, the rebuilder of the walls of salvation
EstherMordecaiTypified in the person of Mordecai
JobThe Dayspring From on HighTypified in the sufferings of Job and the blessings that wouldfollow
PsalmsThe Lord Who Is Our ShepherdMessiah would be the Son of God(Ps 2:7, 12, Matt 17:5)
Messiah would be resurrected(Ps 16:8-10, Acts 13:30-37)
(Ps 22:6-8, 14, Luke 23:21-23, Matt 27:35)
Messiah would be hated without cause(Ps 69:4, Luke 23:13-22)
Messiah would be Lord, seated at the right hand of God(Ps 110:1,5, 1 Pet 3:21-22)
Messiah would be in the line of Melchizedek(Ps 110:4, Heb 6:17-20)
Messiah would be the 'stone' rejected by the Jews (Ps 118:22,Matt 21:42-43)
Key Messianic Psalms: Chapters 2, 8, 16, 22, 45, 69, 89, 109,110, 118
Proverbs & EcclesiastesThe Wisdom of GodMessiah would be from everlasting (Prov 8:22-23, John 17:5)
Messiah would be the Son of God (Prov 30:4, Matt 3:16-17)
Typified in the Wisdom of God (Prov 8:22-31)
Song of SolomonThe Lover & BridegroomTypified in the Bridegroom's love for, and marriage to, thebride
IsaiahThe Suffering ServantMessiah would be born of a virgin (Is 7:14, Luke 1:34-35)
Messiah would be Immanuel "God with us" (Is 7:14, Matt 1:21-23)
Messiah would be God and Man (Is 9:6, John 10:30)
Messiah would have the 7-fold Spirit upon Him (Is 11:1-2, Matt3:16-17)
Messiah would heal the blind, lame, deaf (Is 35:5-6, Mark10:51-52)
Messiah would be proceeded by a forerunner (Is 40:3, Luke 1:17)
Messiah would be a light to the gentiles(Is 42:6, John 8:12)
Messiah would be despised by the Jewish nation(Is 49:7, John 10:20, Matt 27:23)
Messiah would be whipped and beaten(Is 50:6, Matt 26:67, 27:26)
Messiah would die as a guilt offering for sin(Is 53:10, John 18:11)
Messiah would be resurrected and live forever(Is 53:10, Mark 16:16)
Jeremiah & LamentationsThe Weeping ProphetMessiah would be God (Jer 23:6, John 13:13)
Messiah would be a righteous Branch (Jer 23:5)
Messiah would be our righteousness (Jer 23:6, 1 Cor 1:30)
EzekielThe Son of ManMessiah would be a descendant of David (Ez 34:23-24, Matt 1:1)
DanielThe Son of Man coming in the clouds of HeavenMessiah would be 'a son of man' given an everlasting kingdom(Dan 7:13-14, Luke 1:31-34)
Messiah would come 483 yearsafter the decree to rebuild Jerusalem (Dan 9:25, John 12:12-23)
Messiah would be killed(Dan 9:26, Matt 27:35)
Revealed as the 'stone'(and His kingdom) that smashes the kingdoms of the world (Dan2:34,44)
Typified in the 4th man in the fiery furnace - one like 'theson of gods' (Dan 3:25)
HoseaThe BridegroomTypified in Hosea's faithfulness to his adulterous wife (Hos 3)
JoelThe Baptizer With The Holy SpiritMessiah will offer salvation to all mankind (Joel 2:32, Rom10:12-13)
Messiah would baptize people with the Holy Spirit (Joel2:28-32)
AmosThe Burden BearerGod would darken the day at noon during Messiah's death (Amos8:9, Matt 27:45-46)
ObadiahThe Mighty Savior
JonahThe Forgiving GodTypified in Jonah being 3 days and 3 nights in the belly of afish (Jon 1:17, Matt 12:40)
MicahThe Messenger With Beautiful FeetMessiah would be born in Bethlehem (Mic 5:2, Matt 2:1-2)
Messiah would be from everlasting (Mic 5:2, Rev:1-8)
NahumThe Avenger of God's Elect
Habakkuk The Great Evangelist, Crying For RevivalMessiah would come from Teman at His return, full of glory (Hab 3:3)
Typified in the life of Habakkuk (his intercession and prayerfor his people)
ZephaniahThe Restorer of the Remnant
HaggaiThe Cleansing FountainMessiah would visit the 2nd temple (Hag 2:6-9, Luke 2:27-32)
ZechariahThe Pierced SonMessiah would be Priest and King (Zech 6:12-13, Heb 8:1)
Messiah would be ride into Jerusalem on a donkey (Zech 9:9,Matt 21:6-9)
Messiah would be God (Zech 11:12-13, John 12:45)
Messiah would be pierced (Zech 12:10, John 19:34-37)
Malachi
The Son of RighteousnessMessiah would appear at the temple (Mal 3:1, Mark 11:15-16)
Messiah's forerunner would come in the spirit of Elijah (Mat4:5, Matt 3:1-2)

How is Jesus seen in the books of the New Testament?

New Testament BookMain RevelationTitles / Names Revealed of Jesus
MatthewThe MessiahThe Son of David (Matt 1:1)
The King of the Jews (Matt 2:2)
The Son of God (Matt 2:15).
The Bridegroom (Matt 9:15)
MarkThe Miracle WorkerThe Holy One of God (Mark 1:24)
The Servant (Mark 10:45)
The King of Israel (Mark 15:32)
LukeThe Son of ManThe Horn of Salvation (Luke 1:69)
The Consolation of Israel: (Luke 2:25).
JohnThe Son of GodThe Only Begotten Son: (John 1:14,18)
The Lamb of God (John 1:29,36)
The Bread of life (John 6:35)
The Light of the World (John 8:1)
The I AM! (John 8:58)
The Door of the Sheep: (John 10:7,9)
The Good Shepherd (John 10:11)
The Resurrection and life (John 11:25)
The Way, the Truth, the Life (John 14:6)
The True Vine (John 15:1)
ActsThe Ascended LordThe Prince of Life (Acts 3:15)
The Judge of the living and the dead (Acts 10:42)
The Just One (Acts 7:52).
The Hope of Israel (Acts 28:20)
RomansThe JustifierThe Rock of Offense (Romans 9:33)
The Deliverer (Romans 11:26)
The Lord of the dead and the living (Romans 14:9)
The Root of Jesse (Romans 15:12)
1 & 2 CorinthiansThe Last AdamThe First-fruits (1 Corinthians 15:23)
The Last Adam (1 Corinthians 15:45)
GalatiansThe One Who Sets Us FreeThe Lord Jesus Christ (Gal 1:3)
EphesiansThe Christ of RichesThe Head over All Things (Ephesians 1:22)
The Cornerstone: (Ephesians 2:20)
PhilippiansThe God Who Meets Our Every NeedThe Name above all names (Philippians 2:9)
ColossiansThe Fullness of The GodheadThe Image of the Invisible God(Colossians 1:15)
The Head of the body (Colossians 1:18)
The Beginning (Colossians 1:18)
The Firstborn from the dead (Colossians 1:18)
The Hope of Glory(Col 1:27)
1 & 2 ThessaloniansThe Soon Coming KingThe Lord of Peace (2 Thessalonians 3:16)
1 & 2 TimothyThe Mediator Between God And ManThe King of Ages (1 Timothy 1:17)
The Mediator (1 Timothy 2:5)
TitusThe Blessed HopeThe Blessed Hope (Titus 2:13)
The Great God and Saviour (Titus 2:13)
PhilemonThe Friend, Closer Than a BrotherThe Lord Jesus Christ (Philemon 3)
HebrewsThe Blood That Washes Away My SinsThe Heir of All Things (Hebrews 1:2)
The Faithful High Priest (Hebrews 2:17)
The Author and Finisher of our Faith (Hebrews 12:2)
JamesThe Great PhysicianThe Lord of Glory (James 2:1)
The Judge at the door (James 5:9)
1 & 2 PeterThe Chief ShepherdThe Living Stone (1 Peter 2:4)
The Chief Shepherd (1 Peter 5:4)
1 & 2 & 3 JohnEverlasting LoveThe Eternal Life (1 John 1:2)
The Righteous (1 John 2:1)
JudeThe God our SaviourThe Only Wise God our Saviour (Jude 25)
RevelationThe King of Kings and the Lord of Lords!The Alpha and Omega, the First and the Last: (Revelation 1:17,22:13)
The Lion of the Tribe of Judah (Rev 5:5)
The Word of God (Revelation 19:13).
The King of Kings and Lord of Lords (Revelation 19:16)
The Bright Morning Star (Revelation 22:16)

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