Similarities between Old and New Testaments

Old Testament New Testament
Genesis 1 (Light)

3 And God said, "Let there be light," and there was light.
John 8 (Light)

12 When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, " I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."
Genesis 2 (Breathed)

7 the LORD God formed the man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being.
John 20 (Breathed)

21 Again Jesus said, "Peace be with you! As the Father has sent me, I am sending you."
22 And with that he breathed on them and said, "Receive the Holy Spirit.
Genesis 9 (Life)

9 And the LORD God made all kinds of trees grow out of the ground-trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food. In the middle of the garden were the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
John 14 (Life)

6 Jesus answered, "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
Deuteronomy 6 (Love)

5 Love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.
Matthew 22 (Love)

37 Jesus replied: " Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind."
Genesis 2 (Garden)

8 Now the LORD God had planted a garden in the east, in Eden; and there he put the man he had formed.
9 And the LORD God made all kinds of trees grow out of the ground-trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food. In the middle of the garden were the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
John 19 (Garden)

40 Taking Jesus' body, the two of them wrapped it, with the spices, in strips of linen. This was in accordance with Jewish burial customs.
41 At the place where Jesus was crucified, there was a garden, and in the garden a new tomb, in which no one had ever been laid.
42 Because it was the Jewish day of Preparation and since the tomb was nearby, they laid Jesus there.
Exodus 31 (Wrote twice with finger)

18 When the LORD finished speaking to Moses on Mount Sinai, he gave him the two tablets of the Testimony, the tablets of stone inscribed by the finger of God.

Exodus 34

1 The LORD said to Moses, "Chisel out two stone tablets like the first ones, and I will write on them the words that were on the first tablets, which you broke.
John 8 (Wrote twice with finger)

7 But Jesus bent down and started to write on the ground with his finger. When they kept on questioning him, he straightened up and said to them, "If any one of you is without sin, let him be the first to throw a stone at her." 8 Again he stooped down and wrote on the ground.
Exodus 3 (I AM)

14 God said to Moses, "I am who I am . This is what you are to say to the Israelites: 'I AM has sent me to you.' "
John 8 (I AM)

58 "I tell you the truth," Jesus answered, "before Abraham was born, I am!"
Deuteronomy 4 (Do not add and do not subtract)

2 Do not add to what I command you and do not subtract from it, but keep the commands of the LORD your God that I give you.

Deuteronomy 12

32 See that you do all I command you; do not add to it or take away from it.
Revelation 22 (Do not add and do not subtract)

18 I warn everyone who hears the words of the prophecy of this book: If anyone adds anything to them, God will add to him the plagues described in this book.
19 And if anyone takes words away from this book of prophecy, God will take away from him his share in the tree of life and in the holy city, which are described in this book.
Deuteronomy 32 (God makes alive again and raises up)

39 "See now that I myself am He! There is no god besides me. I put to death and I bring to life, I have wounded and I will heal, and no one can deliver out of my hand.

1 Samuel 2

6 "The LORD brings death and makes alive; he brings down to the grave and raises up.
John 5 (God makes alive again and raises up)

21 For just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, even so the Son gives life to whom he is pleased to give it.
Deuteronomy 32 (No one can snatch them out of God's hand)

39 "See now that I myself am He! There is no god besides me. I put to death and I bring to life, I have wounded and I will heal, and no one can deliver out of my hand.
John 10 (No one can snatch them out of God's hand)

28 I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; no one can snatch them out of my hand.
2 Samuel 22 (Horn of salvation)

3 my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation. He is my stronghold, my refuge and my savior from violent men you save me.
Luke 1 (Horn of salvation)

68 "Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel, because he has come and has redeemed his people. 69 He has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David
Psalm 24 (King of glory)

10 Who is he, this King of glory? The LORD Almighty- he is the King of glory.
1 Corinthians 2 (King of glory)

8 None of the rulers of this age understood it, for if they had, they would not have crucified the Lord of glory.
Psalm 62 (According to what he has done)

12 and that you, O Lord, are loving. Surely you will reward each person according to what he has done.
Matthew 16 (According to what he has done)

27 For the Son of Man is going to come in his Father's glory with his angels, and then he will reward each person according to what he has done.
Revelation 22

12 "Behold, I am coming soon! My reward is with me, and I will give to everyone according to what he has done.
Psalm 71 (Hope)

5 For you have been my hope, O Sovereign LORD , my confidence since my youth.
1 Timothy (Hope)

1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the command of God our Savior and of Christ Jesus our hope
Psalm 97 (Above all)

9 For you, O LORD , are the Most High over all the earth; you are exalted far above all gods.
John 3 (Above all)

31 "The one who comes from above is above all; the one who is from the earth belongs to the earth, and speaks as one from the earth. The one who comes from heaven is above all.
Proverbs 3 (He disciplines those He loves)

12 because the LORD disciplines those he loves, as a father the son he delights in.
Revelation 3 (The Word of God God stands forever)

19 Those whom I love I rebuke and So be earnest, and repent.
Isaiah 40 (The Word of God God stands forever)

8 The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God stands forever.
Matthew 24 (The Word of God God stands forever)

35 Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.



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