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"And all the people were amazed, and said, Is not this the son of David?" Matthew 12:23

Subject Prophecy Fulfillment
The Messiah would be exalted by God with power and strength. 1 Samuel 2:10 Matthew 28:18

The Messiah would be exalted by God with power and strength.
Prophecy Fulfillment
1 Samuel 2:10
"The adversaries of the Lord shall be broken to pieces; out of heaven shall he thunder upon them: the Lord shall judge the ends of the earth; and he shall give strength unto his king, and exalt the horn of his anointed."
Matthew 28:18
"And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth."

1 Peter 3:22
"Who is gone into heaven, and is on the right hand of God; angels and authorities and powers being made subject unto him."

More Prophecies Like This Additional Fulfillment Examples
Acts 2:36,  5:31,  Philippians 2:9-11,  Ephesians 1:20-22,  Revelation 5:9-12

In Samuel 2:10, the word "anointed" is introduced for the first time. The Hebrew word for "anointed" is "Messiah." Translated into Greek, "anointed" is "Christos," from where we get the English "Christ." While Jesus did receive honor and power and glory immediately after his resurrection, this verse more fully points toward his judgement upon the nations, his triumph, and his kingship at his second coming.