Books of Psalms: pg. 2  

Written in Palestine and Babylon from about 1,500 to 450 B.C.  The book reveals Christ; God; the Word of God; creations; and the sufferings and redemption of God's people.


OT Scripture

NT Fulfillment

The Messiah would be abandoned by His disciples.

Psalm 22:11

Mark 14:50

The Messiah would be encompassed by evil spirits.

Psalm 22:12-13

Colossians 2:15

The Messiah's body would emit blood & water.

Psalm 22:14a

John 19:34

The Messiah would be crucified.

Psalm 22:14b

Matthew 27:35

The Messiah would thirst while dying.

Psalm 22:15a

John 19:28

The Messiah would thirst just prior to His death.

Psalm 22:15b

John 19:30

The Messiah would be observed by Gentiles at His crucifixion.

Psalm 22:16a

Luke 23:36

The Messiah would be observed by Jews at His crucifixion.

Psalm 22:16b

Matthew 27:41-43

Both the Messiah's hands and feet would be pierced.

Psalm 22:16c

Matthew 27:38

The Messiah's bones would not be broken.

Psalm 22:17a

John 19:32-33

The Messiah would be viewed by many during His crucifixion.

Psalm 22:17b

Luke 23:35

The Messiah's garments would be parted among the soldiers.

Psalm 22:18a

John 19:23-24

The soldiers would cast lots for the Messiah's clothes.

Psalm 22:18b

John 19:23-24

The Messiah's atonement would enable believers to receive salvation.

Psalm 22:22

Hebrews 2:10-12
Matthew 12:50
John 20:14

The Messiah's enemies would stumble and fall.

Psalm 27:2

John 18:3-6

The Messiah would be accused by false witnesses.

Psalm 27:12

Matthew 26:59-61

The Messiah would cry out to God "Into thy hands I commend my spirit."

Psalm 31:5

Luke 23:46

There would be many attempts to kill the Messiah.

Psalm 31:13

Matthew 27:1

The Messiah would have no bones broken.

Psalm 34:20

John 19:32-33

The Messiah would be accused by many false witnesses.

Psalm 35:11

Mark 14:55-59

The Messiah would be hated without cause.

Psalm 35:19

John 18:19-23
John 15:24-25

The Messiah would be silent as a lamb before His accusers.

Psalm 38:13-14

Matthew 26:62-63

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