The Pharisees asked John if he was “that prophet.” They did also ask him if he was the Christ, or the Messiah. The Jews in general had some very interesting ideas about the Messiah. He was supposed to be their king to save them from this world’s kingdoms, but He was also supposed to be the suffering servant who died with the wicked. Were there two Messiahs? And then there’s this prophet that comes in.
Of course, we know that Jesus Christ was all of this. There was something else He was that will end our quiz. Can you finish this phrase from Deut. 21? “He that is __________ is accursed of God.”