GOD’s “ORACLES” and “FORTH-TELLERS” of HIS WORD (“Logos”)

#1) “DELIVER-er” of ISRAEL OUT of EGYPT towards “PROMISED LAND“, WROTE “The TORAH”, FIRST FIVE BOOKS of BIBLE.

A)ABRAHAM. B)NOAH C)MOSES D)ISAIAH

#2) God asked him to WALK NAKED and BAREFOOT among the Judeans for THREE YEARS, God’s very striking way of warning Judah that Assyria would defeat Egypt and Ethiopia and carry Israel away in EXILE naked to ASSYRIA.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#3) – The only “apocalyptic” book of the Old Testament, as chapters 7-12 foretell the END TIMES. 

“Know and understand this: From the time the word goes out to restore and rebuild Jerusalem UNTIL the ANOINTED ONE, the RULER, COMES, there will be seven ‘sevens,’ and sixty-two ‘sevens.’

“SEVENTY ‘SEVENS’ are decreed for your people and your holy city to finish transgression, to put an end to sin, to atone for wickedness, to bring in everlasting righteousness, to seal up vision and prophecy and to anoint the Most Holy Place”

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#4)King of Persiaenacted God’s will on His people Israel. Isaiah describes him as “his anointed”, which means “messiah” or “deliver-er”.

“I have surnamed thee, thought thou hast not know me … I girded thee, though thou hast not known me.”

He went on to conquer Assyria and other kingdoms of his time, to lead the Persian Empire.  He was moved by God’s spirit to send exiled Israel back to re-build Jerusalem and The Temple.

A)BALTASHAZAR B)CYRUS C)NIMROD

#5) He had visions of the FUTURE MESSIAH – “Therefore the Lord himself will give you a SIGN: The VIRGIN will conceive and give birth to a SON, and will call him IMMANUEL” (“God is with us”)

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#6) – Foretelling the promised, future Messiah”, ‘The STONE the BUILDERS REJECTED has become the CORNERSTONE.”

The MESSIAH would be a “STONE” that would cause people to “STUMBLE”

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#7) – His  “BUILDING and PLANTING” HAS TO DO with PRESERVING GOD’s promises to the ROYAL BRANCH of the HOUSE of DAVID, from which the MESSIAH WOULD COME, and would rule “Israel” in some form on earth.

“See, today I appoint you OVER nations and over kingdoms, to PLUCK UP and to PULL DOWN, to DESTROY and to OVERTHROW, to BUILD and to PLANT

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

8#) – ENVISIONED a RESTORED TEMPLE in Jerusalem under MESSIAH. Temple worship would be re-established in Israel, and each of the ancient tribes would receive appropriate allotments of land.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#9) – “ALL WE like SHEEP have gone astray.” 
We have TURNED, every one, to HIS OWN WAY, and the Lord has laid on Him the iniquity of us all.
He was wounded for our transgressions.
He was BRUISED for OUR INIQUITIES.  The CHASTISEMENT of our peace was upon him and with His stripes we are HEALED …

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#10)He was persecuted by HIS OWN FAMILY. plotted against by the people of his HOMETOWN, rejected and reviled by his PEERS in the RELIGIOUS world. Pashure, the chief temple priest, had him WHIPPED and put in STOCKS.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#11) – In 593 B.C. he was languishing in exile in Babylon on the River Chebar, one of the Jewish captives carried there as surety hostages that the Jews in their homeland would not rebel.

He lies down for an extended time to symbolize Israel’s punishment.

He was STRUCK DUMB for an unspecified length of time. After a period of silence, he addressed himself to the exiles and sought to direct their hopes for the future RESTORATION of their nation.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#12)Threatened by Israel’s King Jehoiakim, he was ARRESTED, FLOGGED and ACCUSED of TREASON, accused of defecting to the Babylonians. Thrown into prison by Zedekiah the king, he was cast Down into an Empty Filthy Cistern.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

 #13) – “Hear the word of the Lord, o ye nations, and declare it in the ISLES afar off, and say, HE THAT SCATTERED ISRAEL WILL GATHER HIM, and keep him, as a shepherd doth his flock.”

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#14) – He was almost murdered by a wild mob of priests and prophets after one of his messages. He preached a sermon at the temple gate and was nearly killed by an angry mob for PREDICTING the TEMPLE would be DESTROYED.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#15) – “See, today I appoint you OVER nations and over kingdoms, to PLUCK UP and to PULL DOWN, to DESTROY and to OVERTHROW, to BUILD and to PLANT”

In 583 B.C., buried in the poetry and folklore of  Ireland is the tale of a PROPHET, an Egyptian PRINCESS and an OLD MAN SCRIBE. The Bards embellished the story, differ in some details, but the BASIC ELEMENTS of each tale are the SAME.

The princess Tamar Tephi  (the “palm beautiful” of Judah), with the prophet-priest, represented the ROYALTY and PRIESTHOOD of the HOUSE of ISRAEL-JUDAH, NOW “PLANTED”, and ABOUT “TO TAKE ROOT DOWNWARD” in the hii-i-yum (“islands beyond the sea”).

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#16) – Prophesied that the exiles from Judah would RETURN to Palestine, after their world-wide “SCATTERING”  Diaspora, and re-join as “TWO STICKS” of Israel, BOTH “Houses” of JUDAH and JOSEPH.

God would give the re-united and RESTORED HOUSE of ISRAEL a NEW SPIRIT and a NEW HEART.

In his visions, he saw Jerusalem, its Temple, and its kingdom restored to their former glory; his detailed description of the future Temple, provided by an angel serving as a “guide“.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#17) – He was a “custodian” of GOD’s WORD, ensuring the ZARAH-ite branch of the tribe of Judah would rule over Israelites, fulfilling a “David-ic” king on the throne and the “riddle” of Ezekiel 17 regarding the royal “houses” of Pharez and Zara. God’s plan for Israel, what appeared to have been “side-tracked”, was “fixed” and brought to prophetic fulfillment.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#18) – The angel Gabriel’s visit was to show him that HIS PEOPLE (exiled JUDAH) would be RESTORED to their own LAND during the END TIMES after “Weeks of Years”.

The LION’s GATE of JERUSALEM was built during 1539. If 156,240 days are added, we end up with June 7, 1967, when Jerusalem was re-taken by Israeli military forces.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#19) – In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim (606 b.c.), he was among the young Jewish nobility carried off to Babylon. Four were chosen for their intellect and beauty to be trained as advisers to the Babylonian court.

He refused to compromise His “Jehovah worship”, resisting idol worship and royal rule and court conspiracies. He survived and royal incineration in a furnace and a “lion’s den“, amongst other things.

A royal advisor, he censured the Assyrian king for his blasphemous use of the stolen Temple vessels, which would be the cause of royal downfall. He interpreted the “handwriting on the wall” – the cryptic words, mene – God has measured the duration of your reign, and it has come to an end; tekel – you have been weighed in the balance and been found wanting; preis – your kingdom is to be divided and given to Media and Persia.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#20) – His Old Testament prophetic book TAKES US TO the BOOK of REVELATION, God’s narrative of the END TIMES

He lived more than 500 years before the birth of Jesus. Nevertheless, Jehovah revealed information that would make it possible to pinpoint the time when Jesus would be anointed, or appointed, as the Messiah, or Christ.

“You should know and understand that from the issuing of the word to restore and to rebuild Jerusalem UNTIL MESSIAH the Leader, there will be 7 weeks, also 62 weeks.”​

MESSIAH WILL APPEAR 69 periods of 7 years of 360 days (or a total of 173,880 daysafter the command to BUILD the WALL of JERUSALEM.  

For MESSIAH’s FIRST COMING, that command was given in Nehemiah 2:1-8 and dated as the 1st Nisan 444 B.C.  (March 12, 444 B.C.)

When 173,880 days are added to March 4, 444 BC., you arrive at Sunday, March 29, 33 AD, with Passover and full moon

Those dates correspond to PALM SUNDAY when JESUS rode into Jerusalem on the donkey as Messiah 

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#21) – Israel, whose two nations were dead, their people scattered abroad – to these people who seemed to have no hope of inheriting the land, the Lord extended the assurance he had given to Abraham: “I will OPEN YOUR GRAVES … and bring you into the LAND of ISRAEL.”

GOD WILL RESTORE “SCATTERED” ISRAEL in the END TIMES.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#22) – “In my vision at night I looked, and there before me was one like a SON of MAN, coming with the clouds of heaven.

“And He was given dominion, glory, and kingship, that the people of every nation and language should serve Him. His dominion is an everlasting dominion that will not pass away, and His kingdom is one that will never be destroyed.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#23) – “Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, it was necessary that the WORD of GOD should FIRST have been spoken to you: but seeing ye put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we TURN to the __________”.      Acts 13: 46

A)GENTILES B)ROMANS C)PHARISEES D)ESSENES

#24) – In Matt 24:15-21 Jesus said that the ABOMINATION that causes DESOLATION spoken of by this prophet will kick off the GREAT TRIBULATION, a period 3 1/2 years long that coincides with the last half of his Prophetic “70th week”:

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#25) – “NO ONE KNOWS, however, when that day or hour will COME –neither the angels in heaven, NOR the SON; only the ______.”

A)SCRIBES B)HOLY SPIRIT C)FATHER

ANSWER KEY

#1) “DELIVER-er” of ISRAEL OUT of EGYPT towards “PROMISED LAND“, WROTE “The TORAH”, FIRST FIVE BOOKS of BIBLE.

A)ABRAHAM B)NOAH C)MOSES D)ISAIAH

#2) God asked him to WALK NAKED and BAREFOOT among the Judeans for THREE YEARS, God’s very striking way of warning Judah that Assyria would defeat Egypt and Ethiopia and carry Israel away in EXILE naked to ASSYRIA.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#3) – The only “apocalyptic” book of the Old Testament, as chapters 7-12 foretell the END TIMES. 

“Know and understand this: From the time the word goes out to restore and rebuild Jerusalem UNTIL the ANOINTED ONE, the RULER, COMES, there will be seven ‘sevens,’ and sixty-two ‘sevens.’

“SEVENTY ‘SEVENS’ are decreed for your people and your holy city to finish transgression, to put an end to sin, to atone for wickedness, to bring in everlasting righteousness, to seal up vision and prophecy and to anoint the Most Holy Place”

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#4)King of Persiaenacted God’s will on His people Israel. Isaiah describes him as “his anointed”, which means “messiah” or “deliver-er”.

“I have surnamed thee, thought thou hast not know me … I girded thee, though thou hast not known me.”

He went on to conquer Assyria and other kingdoms of his time, to lead the Persian Empire.  He was moved by God’s spirit to send exiled Israel back to re-build Jerusalem and The Temple.

A)BALTASHAZAR B)CYRUS C)NIMROD

#5) He had visions of the FUTURE MESSIAH – “Therefore the Lord himself will give you a SIGN: The VIRGIN will conceive and give birth to a SON, and will call him IMMANUEL” (“God is with us”)

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#6) – Foretelling the promised, future Messiah”, ‘The STONE the BUILDERS REJECTED has become the CORNERSTONE.”

The MESSIAH would be a “STONE” that would cause people to “STUMBLE”

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#7) – His  “BUILDING and PLANTING” HAS TO DO with PRESERVING GOD’s promises to the ROYAL BRANCH of the HOUSE of DAVID, from which the MESSIAH WOULD COME, and would rule “Israel” in some form on earth.

“See, today I appoint you OVER nations and over kingdoms, to PLUCK UP and to PULL DOWN, to DESTROY and to OVERTHROW, to BUILD and to PLANT

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

8#) – ENVISIONED a RESTORED TEMPLE in Jerusalem under MESSIAH. Temple worship would be re-established in Israel, and each of the ancient tribes would receive appropriate allotments of land.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#9) – ALL WE like SHEEP have gone astray.” 
We have TURNED, every one, to HIS OWN WAY, and the Lord has laid on Him the iniquity of us all.
He was wounded for our transgressions.
He was BRUISED for OUR INIQUITIES.  The CHASTISEMENT of our peace was upon him and with His stripes we are HEALED …

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#10)He was persecuted by HIS OWN FAMILY. plotted against by the people of his HOMETOWN, rejected and reviled by his PEERS in the RELIGIOUS world. Pashure, the chief temple priest, had him WHIPPED and put in STOCKS.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#11) – In 593 B.C. he was languishing in exile in Babylon on the River Chebar, one of the Jewish captives carried there as surety hostages that the Jews in their homeland would not rebel.

He lies down for an extended time to symbolize Israel’s punishment.

He was STRUCK DUMB for an unspecified length of time. After a period of silence, he addressed himself to the exiles and sought to direct their hopes for the future RESTORATION of their nation.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#12)Threatened by Israel’s King Jehoiakim, he was ARRESTED, FLOGGED and ACCUSED of TREASON, accused of defecting to the Babylonians. Thrown into prison by Zedekiah the king, he was cast Down into an Empty Filthy Cistern.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

 #13) – “Hear the word of the Lord, o ye nations, and declare it in the ISLES afar off, and say, HE THAT SCATTERED ISRAEL WILL GATHER HIM, and keep him, as a shepherd doth his flock.”

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#14) – He was almost murdered by a wild mob of priests and prophets after one of his messages. He preached a sermon at the temple gate and was nearly killed by an angry mob for PREDICTING the TEMPLE would be DESTROYED.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#15) – “See, today I appoint you OVER nations and over kingdoms, to PLUCK UP and to PULL DOWN, to DESTROY and to OVERTHROW, to BUILD and to PLANT”

In 583 B.C., buried in the poetry and folklore of  Ireland is the tale of a PROPHET, an Egyptian PRINCESS and an OLD MAN SCRIBE. The Bards embellished the story, differ in some details, but the BASIC ELEMENTS of each tale are the SAME.

The princess Tamar Tephi  (the “palm beautiful” of Judah), with the prophet-priest, represented the ROYALTY and PRIESTHOOD of the HOUSE of ISRAEL-JUDAH, NOW “PLANTED”, and ABOUT “TO TAKE ROOT DOWNWARD” in the hii-i-yum (“islands beyond the sea”).

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#16) – Prophesied that the exiles from Judah would RETURN to Palestine, after their world-wide “SCATTERING”  Diaspora, and re-join as “TWO STICKS” of Israel, BOTH “Houses” of JUDAH and JOSEPH.

God would give the re-united and RESTORED HOUSE of ISRAEL a NEW SPIRIT and a NEW HEART.

In his visions, he saw Jerusalem, its Temple, and its kingdom restored to their former glory; his detailed description of the future Temple, provided by an angel serving as a “guide“.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#17) – He was a “custodian” of GOD’s WORD, ensuring the ZARAH-ite branch of the tribe of Judah would rule over Israelites, fulfilling a “David-ic” king on the throne and the “riddle” of Ezekiel 17 regarding the royal “houses” of Pharez and Zara. God’s plan for Israel, what appeared to have been “side-tracked”, was “fixed” and brought to prophetic fulfillment.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#18) – The angel Gabriel’s visit was to show him that HIS PEOPLE (exiled JUDAH) would be RESTORED to their own LAND during the END TIMES after “Weeks of Years”.

The LION’s GATE of JERUSALEM was built during 1539. If 156,240 days are added, we end up with June 7, 1967, when Jerusalem was re-taken by Israeli military forces.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#19) – In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim (606 b.c.), he was among the young Jewish nobility carried off to Babylon. Four were chosen for their intellect and beauty to be trained as advisers to the Babylonian court.

He refused to compromise His “Jehovah worship”, resisting idol worship and royal rule and court conspiracies. He survived and royal incineration in a furnace and a “lion’s den“, amongst other things.

A royal advisor, he censured the Assyrian king for his blasphemous use of the stolen Temple vessels, which would be the cause of royal downfall. He interpreted the “handwriting on the wall” – the cryptic words, mene – God has measured the duration of your reign, and it has come to an end; tekel – you have been weighed in the balance and been found wanting; preis – your kingdom is to be divided and given to Media and Persia.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#20)His Old Testament prophetic book TAKES US TO the BOOK of REVELATION, God’s narrative of the END TIMES

He lived more than 500 years before the birth of Jesus. Nevertheless, Jehovah revealed information that would make it possible to pinpoint the time when Jesus would be anointed, or appointed, as the Messiah, or Christ.

“You should know and understand that from the issuing of the word to restore and to rebuild Jerusalem UNTIL MESSIAH the Leader, there will be 7 weeks, also 62 weeks.”

MESSIAH WILL APPEAR 69 periods of 7 years of 360 days (or a total of 173,880 daysafter the command to BUILD the WALL of JERUSALEM.  

For MESSIAH’s FIRST COMING, that command was given in Nehemiah 2:1-8 and dated as the 1st Nisan 444 B.C.  (March 12, 444 B.C.)

When 173,880 days are added to March 4, 444 BC., you arrive at Sunday, March 29, 33 AD, with Passover and full moon

Those dates correspond to PALM SUNDAY when JESUS rode into Jerusalem on the donkey as Messiah 

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#21) – Israel, whose two nations were dead, their people scattered abroad – to these people who seemed to have no hope of inheriting the land, the Lord extended the assurance he had given to Abraham: “I will OPEN YOUR GRAVES … and bring you into the LAND of ISRAEL.”

GOD WILL RESTORE “SCATTERED” ISRAEL in the END TIMES.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#22)“In my vision at night I looked, and there before me was one like a SON of MAN, coming with the clouds of heaven.

“And He was given dominion, glory, and kingship, that the people of every nation and language should serve Him. His dominion is an everlasting dominion that will not pass away, and His kingdom is one that will never be destroyed.

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#23) – “Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, it was necessary that the WORD of GOD should FIRST have been spoken to you: but seeing ye put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we TURN to the __________”.      Acts 13: 46

A)GENTILES B)ROMANS C)PHARISEES D)ESSENES

#24) – In Matt 24:15-21 Jesus said that the ABOMINATION that causes DESOLATION spoken of by this prophet will kick off the GREAT TRIBULATION, a period 3 1/2 years long that coincides with the last half of his Prophetic “70th week”:

A)ISAIAH B)JEREMIAH C)DANIEL D)EZEKIEL

#25) – “NO ONE KNOWS, however, when that day or hour will COME –neither the angels in heaven, NOR the SON; only the ______.”

A)SCRIBES B)HOLY SPIRIT C)FATHER