Moses was a meek man in which by divine inspiration of God foretold of a prophet that would be raised up from the brethren, and that prophet was none other than our Lord Jesus who fulfilled this But we trusted that it had been he which should have redeemed Israel: and beside all this, to day is the third day since these things were done.prophecy! ( Deuteronomy 18:15 ) The LORD thy God will raise up unto thee a Prophet from the midst of thee, of thy brethren, like unto me; unto him ye shall hearken; ( Acts 3:22-26 ).
Jesus even referred to Himself as a prophet when teaching in the synagogue as the people were astonished at His wisdom, but they thought He was just a carpenters son and the son of Mary. ( Mark 6:1-4 ).
In the following passage we actually see the two men who were walking to Em-ma’-us say Jesus was a prophet. ( Luke 24:13-21 ). 13 And, behold, two of them went that same day to a village called Emmaus, which was from Jerusalem [about] threescore furlongs. 14 And they talked together of all these things which had happened. 15 And it came to pass, that, while they communed [together] and reasoned, Jesus himself drew near, and went with them. 16 But their eyes were holden that they should not know him. 17 And he said unto them, What manner of communications [are] these that ye have one to another, as ye walk, and are sad? 18 And the one of them, whose name was Cleopas, answering said unto him, Art thou only a stranger in Jerusalem, and hast not known the things which are come to pass there in these days? 19 And he said unto them, What things? And they said unto him, Concerning Jesus of Nazareth, which was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people: 20 And how the chief priests and our rulers delivered him to be condemned to death, and have crucified him. 21 But we trusted that it had been he which should have redeemed Israel: and beside all this, to day is the third day since these things were done.
When we read the definition of what a prophet is in the Websters dictionary it is more than evident Jesus truly was!
Prophet- One who utters divine revelations, predictor, more than ordinary spiritual and moral insight,the foretelling of future events.
When Jesus was asked by the disciples what will be the sign of His return, and of the end of the world His answer is clearly prophetic and precise as spoken by a true prophet. ( Matthew 24 ).