The text for Chris Tomlin’s Classic worship song, Jesus Messiah, is based on several verses of Scripture.
God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God. - 2 Corinthians 5:21 (NIV)
And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to death— even death on a cross! - Philippians 2:8 (NIV)
At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom. The earth shook, the rocks split… - Matthew 27:51 (NIV)
Therefore God exalted him to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name… - Philippians 2:9-11 (NIV)