What is the connection between the miraculous catch of fish (from John 21) and the scattered exiles of Israel? The exiles of Israel are likened unto fish. This prophesy is stating that fishermen will be sent for the exiles who have been scattered to all the nations. Listen in and learn more as Eddie looks at the connection between the miraculous catch of fish and the prophesy about the ingathering of the exiles.
The miraculous catch of fish from John 21 is connected to the prophesy in Jeremiah 16:14-16, which speaks of the end time ingathering of the exiles: “Therefore behold, the days are coming,” says the LORD, “that it shall no more be said, ‘The LORD lives who brought up the children of Israel from the land of Egypt,’but ‘The LORD lives who brought up the children of Israel from the land of the north and from all the lands where He had driven them.’ For I will bring them back into their land which I gave to their fathers. Behold, I will send for many fishermen,” says the LORD, “and they shall fish them….Jeremiah 16: 14-16