The prophecy of the Lord Jesus for our consideration and edification, written centuries prior to His earthly existence is
|The Servant exalted|
|Old Testament Prophecy|
|Behold, my servant shall act wisely;[a]|
he shall be high and lifted up,
and shall be exalted.
|New Testament Fullfillment|
|But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.”|
And when he had said these things, as they were looking on, he was lifted up, and a cloud took him out of their sight.
And while they were gazing into heaven as he went, behold, two men stood by them in white robes,
and said, “Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking into heaven? This Jesus, who was taken up from you into heaven, will come in the same way as you saw him go into heaven.”
|and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power toward us who believe, according to the working of his great might|
that he worked in Christ when he raised him from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly places,
far above all rule and authority and power and dominion, and above every name that is named, not only in this age but also in the one to come.
And he put all things under his feet and gave him as head over all things to the church,
|Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus,|
who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped,
but emptied himself, by taking the form of a servant, being born in the likeness of men.
And being found in human form, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.
Therefore God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that is above every name,
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