Beginning at Moses: Jesus as Hero of the Gospel Story

I’ve come across a lot of these Jesus through out Scripture. I’ve compiled and changed. Would you change any of these?

In the Old Testament:

  • In Genesis, He is the Creator God.
  • In Exodus, He is the Redeemer.
  • In Leviticus, He is your sanctification.
  • In Numbers, He is your guide.
  • In Deuteronomy, He is your teacher.
  • In Joshua, He is the mighty conqueror.
  • In Judges, He gives victory over enemies.
  • In Ruth, He is your kinsman, your lover, your redeemer.
  • In I Samuel, He is the root of Jesse.
  • In 2 Samuel, He is the Son of David.
  • In 1 Kings and 2 Kings, He is King of Kings and Lord of Lords.
  • In 1st and 2nd Chronicles, He is your intercessor and High Priest.
  • In Ezra, He is your temple, your house of worship.
  • In Nehemiah, He is your mighty wall, protecting you from your enemies.
  • In Esther, He stands in the gap to deliver you from your enemies.
  • In Job, He is the arbitrator who not only understands your struggles, but has the power to do something about them.
  • In Psalms, He is your song–and your reason to sing.
  • In Proverbs, He is your wisdom, helping you make sense of life and live it successfully.
  • In Ecclesiastes, He is your purpose, delivering you from vanity..
  • In the Song of Solomon, He is your lover, your Rose of Sharon.
  • In Isaiah, He is the mighty counselor, the prince of peace, the everlasting father, and more. He’s everything you need.
  • In Jeremiah, He is your balm of Gilead, the soothing salve for your sin-sick soul.
  • In Lamentations, He is the ever-faithful one upon whom you can depend.
  • In Ezekiel, He is your wheel in the middle of a wheel–the one who assures that dry, dead bones will come alive again.
  • In Daniel, He is the ancient of days, the ever- lasting God who never runs out of time.
  • In Hosea, He is your faithful lover, always beckoning you to come back–even when you have abandoned Him.
  • In Joel, He is your refuge, keeping you safe in times of trouble.
  • In Amos, He is the husbandman, the one you can depend on to stay by your side.
  • In Obadiah, He is Lord of the Kingdom.
  • In Jonah, He is your salvation, bringing you back within His will.
  • In Micah, He is judge of the nation.
  • In Nahum, He is the jealous God.
  • In Habakkuk, He is the Holy One.
  • In Zephaniah, He is the witness.
  • In Haggai, He overthrows the enemies.
  • In Zechariah, He is Lord of Hosts.
  • In Malachi, He is the messenger of the covenant.

In the New Testament:

  • In Matthew, He is King
  • In Mark, He is the Suffering Servant
  • In Luke, He is the Son of Man (Fully Man)
  • In John, He is the Son of God (Fully God)
  • In Acts, He is Savior of the world.
  • In Romans, He is the Righteousness of God.
  • In I Corinthians, He is our Sanctification
  • In II Corinthians, He is Triumphant
  • In Galatians, He is Freedom
  • In Ephesians, He is the Head
  • In Philippians, He is everlasting Joy
  • In Colossians, He is your Completeness
  • In I Thessalonians, He is your Hope
  • In II Thessalonians, He is your Glory
  • In Paul’s Letters to Timothy, He is Your Faith
  • In Titus, He is Your Pastor
  • In Philemon, He is your Benefactor
  • In Hebrews, He is your Perfection
  • In James, He Motivates Love
  • In Peter’s Epistle, He Suffers with Us
  • In John’s Epistle, He is Love
  • In Jude, He is the Defender of the Faith
  • In Revelation, He is the Reigning King