WHAT DOES “MESSIAH” MEAN?

WHAT DOES “MESSIAH” MEAN?

WHAT DOES “MESSIAH” MEAN?
Psalm 110
Summer Psalms – Part 6 of 7

JESUS, OUR MESSIAH, IS …

A Man WHO HAS ASCENDED God’s Throne

v. 1 “The LORD says to my Lord: ‘Sit at my right hand, until I make your enemies your footstool.’” (esv)

v. 5 “The Lord [Jesus] is at [the Father’s] right hand …” (esv)

Matthew 22.45 “If David calls him ‘Lord,’ how, then, can he be his son?” (csb)

vv. 2-3 “Rule in the midst of your enemies! Your people will offer themselves freely on the day of your power …” (esv)

John 15.19 “If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, therefore the world hates you.” (esv) 

A King WHO HAS AVERTED God’s Wrath

v. 4 “You are a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.” (esv)

Genesis 14.18-20

John 10.17–18 “… I lay down my life … No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down and authority to take it up again.” (niv)