-668: Isaiah 9:6 and 7:14 - For a Child is Born Unto Us
F or a child is born unto us, a son is given unto us; and the government is upon his shoulder; and his name is called Pele-joez-el-gibbor-Abi-ad-sar-shalom;
And many among them shall stumble, and fall, and be broken, and be snared, and be taken.'
and I will take unto Me faithful witnesses to record, Uriah the priest, and Zechariah the son of Jeberechiah.'
Therefore the Lord Himself shall give you a sign: behold, the young woman shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. Matthew 1:23
(9:6) This prophecy was given in 758 B.C. (7:14) was given in 742 B.C., a span of 16 years separating the two. In 2007, the prophecies are 2765 – 2749 years old respectively. These details of the Virgin Birth are given over 700 years before the event transpired.
Bear a Son: His Name is: Wonderful, Counsellor, the Mighty God, the Everlasting Father, the Prince of Peace: Immanuel [God With Us] [-668 JESUS] cf Matthew 1:18-25 (21, 25) call his name 5 + 1 + 1 = 7
The Mystery of the Incarnation: 2 Timothy 3:16 It was God who was manifested in the flesh, not Who! All Bibles that state this are defective.
The Word Made Flesh. John 1:1, 14
The Hebrew Prophets are the most accurate source of predictions known to man.
Fulfillment of Genesis 3:15 This first prophecy of the Bible was given in 4004 B.C. Added to this year, 2007, it shows that it was uttered 6011 years ago! No other book in the universe makes such predictions over such a great length of time.
Luke 16:19-31 They have Moses and the Prophets, let them hear them. No, father Abraham. If they will not hear Moses and the Prophets, they will not be persuaded even if one from the dead should rise.
Go and buy a Bible. No, father. (Signs, Wonders and Miracles) Moses and the Prophets.
The Ultimate Authority of God on the planet is the Word of God!
[Beside Moses and the Prophets are to be added the Writings, the Gospels, Acts, the Epistles [both Pastoral and General] and the mighty capstone of Divine Revelation, Book of Revelation, revealing 7 sections of the Word of God.
We swear on the Bible in court, but have not the slightest idea what’s in it.
What do our politicians know of the Bible?
[Encyclopaedia Brittanica: Bible: the sacred writings of Judaism and Christianity and probably the most influential collection of books in human history. Whatever one may think of the Bible’s contents, its role in the development of western culture and in the evolution of many eastern cultures makes at least some acquaintance with its literature and history an indispensable mark of the educated man in the English-speaking world. [1966 Edition: opening paragraph of a 25 page contribution.]
If you know nothing of the Bible or its contents you are an uneducated person, irrespective of what sources of learning you may have acquired through other avenues.