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Did Jesus fulfill Isaiah 53:7

Did Jesus fulfill Isaiah 53:7 that describes the suffering servant “as a lamb that is led to the slaughter” and as someone who “opened not his mouth”? Answer: According to the Gospels, both the Jewish officials and Pilate, when Questioning Jesus, directed their inquiry to his messianic pretensions. Far from showing the humility and silence [Read More]

Does “no form nor comeliness” describe Jesus?

Isaiah 53:2 describes the suffering servant as one who “had no form nor comeliness, that we should look upon him, nor appearance that we should delight in him.” Does this fit the New Testament’s description of Jesus?   Answer: According to the Gospels, Jesus was, throughout his entire lifetime, greatly desired by an ever growing [Read More]