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What is the connection between the Old Testament and the New Testament?


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2009-06-26 09:35:02
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The prophets in the Old Testament told us what would happen in the future, and it was fulfilled in the New Testament, like the birth of christ.

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A:There is no connection between Jesus in the Old Testament and Jesus in the New Testament, because Jesus is never mentioned in the Old Testament. True, some see passages in the Old Testament as in some way parallelling the life of Jesus, but I am sure I could find passages in the Old Testament that seemingly parallel my own life if I try hard enough.

The word Testament means covenant. The Old Testament describes the old covenant God made. The New Testament describes the new covenant Gad made with humans through Christ Jesus. The Old Testament looks forward to Christ where as the New Testament looks back at the promises of Christ.

It is in the Old Testament between Obadiah and Micah.

The Bible is comprised of the Old Testament and the New Testament. The New Testament is part of the Bible. The Bible is made up of 66 books: 39 in the Old Testament and 27 In the New Testament.

It is called the New Testament because it was written after the Old Testament and tells of the new "testament" which means covenant or agreement between God and man. The old testament or covenant with Moses was fulfilled in Christ and this is the story of the New testament.

Differences between the Old and New Testaments:They were written at very different timesThey were originally written in different languages (Old Testament in Aramaic and Hebrew, New Testament in Greek)The laws of the Old Testament were much more harsh. After the introduction of Christ in the New Testament, forgiveness and grace were a much heavier theme.

Faith in the old Testament was embraced by and existed in promise only; whereas in the New Testament faith was embraced by and existed in the fulfilled promise.

In short, the old testament is the new testament concealed, the new is the old revealed. The old testament is before the human birth of Jesus, the new is during and after.

it is still the same sin except, Jesus preached about it in the new testament

God most likely spoke to individuals ,but the time between the old and the new testament are reffered to as the 400 years of Silence.

The old testament in the bible is all about what what happened before Jesus was born. The new testament is all about what happened after the birth of Jesus Christ. and what will happen in the future.

Arranged from the new testament and the old testament. Arranged from the new testament and the old testament.

There are prophecies in the old testament fulfilled in the new testament.

People were not baptized in the Old Testament. Instead, there was circumcision of males at 8 days of age.

the old testament was first written in greek and the new testament in Hebrew

The period between the Old and the New Testament is known as the Intertestamental Period. Events and writings originating between the final prophet mentioned in the OT (Malachi, about 450 B.C.) and the birth of Christ (about 4 B.C.).

The old testament is all the teachings of God and of God's people (Moses for example) from before the life and death of Jesus Christ. The New Testament is all of the teachings of Jesus. Judaism believe in the Old testament, where as Christians believe in both, the Old and New Testaments.

The Old Testament altar was for the purpose of blood sacrifices. The New Testament altar is symbolic since Christ sacrificed his life and no more sacrifices are needed.

The difference is that the Holy Spirit was there only when you needed help in the Old Testament and in the New Testament, the Holy Spirit was in all believers at any time.

It is hard to put a figure on it, because the New Testament authors did not always show clearly that they were citing the Old Testament or, in other cases, that they were weaving a New Testament story around an Old Testament theme. As a result, new references are almost constantly being found. The New Testament contains so many quotations, allusions and echoes of the Old Testament that sometimes it seems the New Testament is the Old Testament in disguise.

The old testament is about the times before the coming of Jesus. the new Testament is the records of after Jesus came and died.

Some of the stores of the Old Testament date to about 5,000 years before the occurrences of the New Testament. Others are more recent, but still hundreds of years before the events of the New Testament. The Bible Christians use today was assembled about 300 AD. This would make the answer to the question about 5,300 years between the oldest parts of the old Testament and assembly of the New Testament with the Old Testament to make the Christian bible.

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