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Subject Prophecy Fulfillment
The Messiah would be God's servant. Zechariah 3:8 John 17:4
The Messiah would be Priest and King. Zechariah 6:12-13 Hebrews 8:1
The Messiah would be be greeted with rejoicing in Jerusalem. Zechariah 9:9a Matthew 21:8-10
The Messiah would be beheld as King. Zechariah 9:9b John 12:12-13
The Messiah would be just. Zechariah 9:9c John 5:30
The Messiah would bring salvation. Zechariah 9:9d Luke 19:10
The Messiah would be humble. Zechariah 9:9e Matthew 11:29
The Messiah would be presented to Jerusalem riding on a donkey. Zechariah 9:9f Matthew 21:6-9
The Messiah would be the cornerstone. Zechariah 10:4 Ephesians 2:20

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The Messiah would be God's servant.
Prophecy Fulfillment
Zechariah 3:8
"Hear now, O Joshua the high priest, thou, and thy fellows that sit before thee: for they are men wondered at: for, behold, I will bring forth my servant the BRANCH."
John 17:4
"I have glorified thee on the earth: I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do."
More Prophecies Like This Additional Fulfillment Examples
Matthew 26:42,  John 4:34,  5:30,  6:38,  8:29,  9:4,  14:31
Notes

The "Branch" is a Messianic title that represented the "shoot" of new life that would grow out of the hewn-down stump of Israel to provide hope and deliverance. For related scripture on the Branch also see: Isaiah 4:2 and 11:1, Jeremiah 23:5 and 33:15, and Zechariah 6:12.

The Messiah would be Priest and King.
Prophecy Fulfillment
Zechariah 6:12-13
" 12 And speak unto him, saying, Thus speaketh the Lord of hosts, saying, Behold the man whose name is The BRANCH; and he shall grow up out of his place, and he shall build the temple of the Lord: 13 Even he shall build the temple of the Lord; and he shall bear the glory, and shall sit and rule upon his throne; and he shall be a priest upon his throne: and the counsel of peace shall be between them both."
Hebrews 8:1
"NOW of the things which we have spoken this is the sum: We have such an high priest, who is set on the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in the heavens;"

Romans 8:34
"Who is he that condemneth? It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also maketh intercession for us."

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The Messiah would be be greeted with rejoicing in Jerusalem.
Prophecy Fulfillment
Zechariah 9:9a
"Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass."
Matthew 21:8-10
" 8 And a very great multitude spread their garments in the way; others cut down branches from the trees, and strawed them in the way. 9 And the multitudes that went before, and that followed, cried, saying, Hosanna to the son of David: Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord; Hosanna in the highest. 10 And when he was come into Jerusalem, all the city was moved, saying, Who is this?"
More Prophecies Like This Additional Fulfillment Examples
Mark 11:8-10,  Luke 19:35-38,  John 12:12-15
Notes

Reference Leviticus 23:40, "And ye shall take you on the first day the boughs of goodly trees, branches of palm trees, and the boughs of thick trees, and willows of the brook; and ye shall rejoice before the Lord your God seven days."

The Messiah would be beheld as King.
Prophecy Fulfillment
Zechariah 9:9b
"Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass."
John 12:12-13
" 12 On the next day much people that were come to the feast, when they heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem, 13 Took branches of palm trees, and went forth to meet him, and cried, Hosanna: Blessed is the King of Israel that cometh in the name of the Lord."
More Prophecies Like This Additional Fulfillment Examples
Matthew 2:2,  21:5,  Luke 1:33,  19:38,  John 1:49,  18:37

The Messiah would be just.
Prophecy Fulfillment
Zechariah 9:9c
"Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass."
John 5:30
"I can of mine own self do nothing: as I hear, I judge: and my judgment is just; because I seek not mine own will, but the will of the Father which hath sent me."
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John 2:24-25,  7:24,  Revelation 3:7

The Messiah would bring salvation.
Prophecy Fulfillment
Zechariah 9:9d
"Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass."
Luke 19:10
"For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost."

Titus 2:11
"For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men,"

More Prophecies Like This Additional Fulfillment Examples
Matthew 26:28,  Luke 2:25-32,  3:6,  19:10,  John 3:16-17,  6:40,  Colossians 2:13-15,  1 Thessalonians 5:8-10,  Hebrews 5:9,  9:28
Notes

Reference Isaiah 62:11; "Behold, the Lord hath proclaimed unto the end of the world, Say ye to the daughter of Zion, Behold, thy salvation cometh; behold, his reward is with him, and his work before him."

The Messiah would be humble.
Prophecy Fulfillment
Zechariah 9:9e
"Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass."
Matthew 11:29
"Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls."

John 13:4-14
" 4 He riseth from supper, and laid aside his garments; and took a towel, and girded himself. 5 After that he poureth water into a bason, and began to wash the disciples feet, and to wipe them with the towel wherewith he was girded. ... 14 If I then, your Lord and Master, have washed your feet; ye also ought to wash one anothers feet. 15 For I have given you an example, that ye should do as I have done to you."

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Luke 22:27,  2 Corinthians 8:9,  Philppians 2:7-8

The Messiah would be presented to Jerusalem riding on a donkey.
Prophecy Fulfillment
Zechariah 9:9f
"Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass."
Matthew 21:6-9
" 6 And the disciples went, and did as Jesus commanded them, 7 And brought the ass, and the colt, and put on them their clothes, and they set him thereon. 8 And a very great multitude spread their garments in the way; others cut down branches from the trees, and strawed them in the way. 9 And the multitudes that went before, and that followed, cried, saying, Hosanna to the son of David: Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord; Hosanna in the highest."
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Mark 11:7-10,  Luke 19:35-40,  John 12:12-16

The Messiah would be the cornerstone.
Prophecy Fulfillment
Zechariah 10:4
"Out of him came forth the corner, out of him the nail, out of him the battle bow, out of him every oppressor together."
Ephesians 2:20
"And are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner stone;"
More Prophecies Like This Additional Fulfillment Examples
Matthew 21:42,  Acts 4:11,  1 Peter 2:6