Wednesday, September 26, 2007

MOSES & JESUS PARALLELS

Both nearly killed as infants in genocide of male babies (Exodus 2:2-10; Matthew 2:14-15)
Both fasted forty days (Exodus 34:28; Matthew 4:2)
Both controlled the sea (Exodus 14:21; Matthew 8:6)
Both fed a multitude (Exodus 16:26; Matthew 14:20-21)

Both had a radiant face (Exodus 34:35; Matthew 17:2)
Both endured complaining (Exodus 15:24; Mark 7:2)
Both dishonored at home (Numbers 12:1; John 7:5)
Both were /are mighty intercessors (Exodus 32:32; John 17)

Both were prophets of the word of God (Deuteronomy 18:18; John 7:46)
Both had seventy associates (Numbers 11:16-17; Luke 10:1)
Both established memorials (Exodus 12:14; Luke 22:19)

Both established a blood covenant between God & people (Exodus 12:13; Ephesians 2:13)
Both accomplished great redemption (Exodus 12; Romans 3:24; Ephesians 1:7)
Both reappeared after death (Matthew 17:3; Acts 1:3)