Jesus as Ruler

This is a subsidiary post of Jesus.

Related posts:

Matthew 2:6 (referring to Micah 5:2 below)

Acts 7:27

Romans 13:3

Romans 15:12  –  “…AND HE WHO ARISES TO RULE OVER THE GENTILES…”

1 Corinthians 15:24

Ephesians 1:21

Colossians 2:10  –  “…and He is the head over all rule and authority;”

Revelation 1:5  –  “…the ruler of the kings of the earth…”

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Genesis 49:10

2 Samuel 7:8 (parallel to 1 Chronicles 17:7)  –  “…”I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, to be ruler over My people Israel.'”  –  David is a type of Christ.

1 Chronicles 17:7 (parallel to 2 Samuel 7:8)  –  “…’I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, to be leader over My people Israel.”  –  Note that “leader” is used here in place of “ruler” in 2 Samuel 7:8, indicating that the two terms are synonymous.  Indeed, they both speak of a king.

Psalm 22:28  –  “For the kingdom is the LORD’S and He rules over the nations.”

Psalm 110:2  –  “…’Rule in the midst of Your enemies.'”

Micah 5:2 (referred to in Matthew 2:6 above)

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