Lesson for May 20, 2017

ABRAHAMIC COVENANT FULFILLED

Scripture Reading: Ezekiel 34:20-31.

Memory Verse: Galatians 3:7.

  1. Besides a numerous seed, great power and extensive possessions, what was the crowning promise of the Abrahamic covenant? Genesis 22:18.
  2. Through whom were all nations to be blessed? Genesis 22:18.
  3. This covenant which passes down through Isaac and Jacob to Israel was repeated by the Holy Prophets. What reference is there to it in the New Testament? Luke 1:54,55,72; Galatians 3:7,8,14,16.
  4. Was Jesus the Messiah called the King of Israel? John 1:49; John 12:13; Luke 1:32.
  5. 0ver what people will He reign? Luke 1:33; Revelation 11:15.
  6. How did Ezekiel describe this reign? Ezekiel 34:13; Ezekiel 34:23-29; Ezekiel 37:22-27.
  7. What is Jeremiah’s prophecy concerning this? Jeremiah 3:14,15; Jeremiah 23:3,4; Jeremiah 31:31-34.
  8. What is Micah’s vision? Micah 4:3.
  9. What is Zechariah’s prophecy concerning the future of the people who rejected and crucified their king? Zechariah 8:2,6,7,11-15.
  10. What was the apostle Paul’s record of the crowning event? Romans 9:27,28.
  11. What prize is there for the anointed ones? Galatians 3:29; Revelation 21:3-5.
  12. How can we be sure to have an inheritance there? Revelation 21:7.

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