Prophecy: Jesus Christ, our passover, was sacrificed for us
Old Testament Reference: Exodus 12:3;5-6; Isaiah 53:7
New Testament Fulfillment: John 1:29; 1 Corinthians 5:7; 1 Peter 1:18-19
the whole congregation of Israel that on the tenth of this month they
are to take a lamb for each family, a lamb for each household.
5 Your lamb shall be without blemish, a year-old male; you may take it from the sheep or from the goats. 6 You
shall keep it until the fourteenth day of this month; then the whole
assembled congregation of Israel shall slaughter it at twilight.
7 He was oppressed, and he was afflicted,yet he did not open his mouth; like a lamb that is led to the slaughter,and like a sheep that before its shearers is silent,so he did not open his mouth.
29 The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him and declared, “Here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!
1 Corinthians 5:7
out the old yeast so that you may be a new batch, as you really are
unleavened. For our paschal lamb, Christ, has been sacrificed.
1 Peter 1:18-19
know that you were ransomed from the futile ways inherited from your
ancestors, not with perishable things like silver or gold, 19 but with the precious blood of Christ, like that of a lamb without defect or blemish.