According to the Hebrew tradition, not anyone could be the messiah, the savior, the christ, or as the early Hebrews called him, the deliverer. Before King David, any member of the 12 tribes of Israel could be the deliverer when the children of Israel were in bondage: Moses and Othniel are just two examples. But after David, all the deliverers should be his descendants because that was the alleged covenant between the Israelite god and David:
7:12 And when thy days be fulfilled, and thou shalt sleep with thy fathers, I will set up thy seed after thee, which shall proceed out of thy bowels, and I will establish his kingdom.
That was one of the requirements Yeshua – A.K.A. Jesus– had to meet to become the christ, being a direct descendant of David.
The other requirement was to be born in Bethlehem. David was from that small town, so Micah, the seer, wrote that all deliverers should be born there:
5:2 But thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, though thou be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of thee shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting.
Those were the requirements for all the deliverers after David. But Mathew and Luke were confused. They thought that being born from a virgin was a requirement, too.
Mathew went even further, his urgent need of making Yeshua – A.K.A. Jesus– appear like the messiah, when he knew he was not, made him think that all of the prophecies written by the seers were to be fulfilled by Yeshua – A.K.A. Jesus, and he made every effort to get them fulfilled, even if he had to make up some stories, and/or twist the truth.
When the time of analyzing each prophecy arrives, I will show you that the efforts of Mathew’s for trying to make Yeshua – A.K.A. Jesus– the perfect messiah worked against him.
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