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  Learn more about Jesus Christ in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In Arabic, Jesus is known as the prophet Isa al Masih, from the aforementioned Aramaic for Jesus the Messiah.
Jesus did preach the imminent end of the current era of history, in some sense a literal end of the world as people of his time knew it; in this sense he was an apocalyptic preacher bringing a message about the imminent end of the world the Jews knew.
Jesus Christ is deemed a false prophet in most sects of Judaism, and religious Jews are still awaiting the arrival of the Messiah.
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 Encyclopedia: Jesus Christ as the Messiah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Jesus is the central focus of attention and worship in Christianity and is held by most Christians to be the Messiah foretold in the Hebrew Bible; they believe him to be the saviour of mankind, the son of God the Father, and God himself.
Jesus was brought before the Jewish authorities, and, after implying the affirmative when asked if he was the son of God, was handed over to Pontius Pilate, the local governor in the occupying Roman government.
Jesus of Nazareth came to be seen as a possible Messiah (or Greek Khristos, thus the appellation "Jesus the Christ") to the Jews, some believed and followed him.
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 Evidence that Jesus Christ is the Messiah
Isaac was promised to Abraham, whereas Jesus Christ was promised to Israel.
Jesus Christ rose from the dead and ascended to the right hand of the Father.
Jesus Christ was the sacrificed passover lamb of God (Exodus 12:46 & John 19:32-33).
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 Christianity: History, Beliefs of Christian Religion. Life of Jesus Christ. Quotes Pictures
The word Christ, Christos, the Greek equivalent of the Hebrew word Messias, means "anointed." According to the Old Law, priests (Exodus 29:29; Leviticus 4:3), kings (I Kings 10:1; 24:7), and prophets (Isaias 61:1) were supposed to be anointed for their respective offices; now, the Christ, or the Messias, combined this threefold dignity in His Person.
Jesus is the Messiah hoped for by the Jews, the heir to the throne of David.
Christ's clear and definite teaching, moreover, about the life to come, the final judgment resulting in an eternity of happiness or misery, the strict responsibility which attaches to the smallest human actions, is in great contrast to the current Jewish eschatology.
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 Bible Study, Jesus Christ is the Messiah
Jesus came to the Jews but their religious leaders wouldn’t hear from Him so he went off to share the Good News about himself with non-Jews, the Gentiles.
Jesus was more than abundantly qualified for the job at hand and would serve the righteous purpose of the Lord because He came to earth to become mediator and Savior.
Jesus simply wouldn’t stand in the courtyards and debate with anyone nor would He lift up the sins of those around Him up to the father in complaint.
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 biography and quotes of Jesus Christ with pictures and bibliography
The Gospels of Matthew and Luke contain narratives of Jesus’ birth and infancy, which disagree in many points but concur in asserting that he was the miraculously conceived son of Mary, the wife of Joseph, and that he was born at Bethlehem in Judaea.
The central theme of Jesus’ teaching, often conveyed in the form of a parable, was the near advent of God’s Reign or Kingdom, attested not merely by his words but by the “wonders” or “signs” that he performed.
Jesus is highly regarded in Islamic tradition as born of the Virgin Mary and as a prophet restating divine religion.
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 A Bible Study on The Forecast of Jesus
The prophecies of Jesus coming, nearly 2000 years ago, have a direct bearing on the days in which we are now living.
Messiah could not initially come today to fulfill Daniel’s prophecy or Isaiah’s prophecy, as Israel is currently gathered as a nation.
Jesus Christ rose from the dead on the exact date that God had set hundreds of years before.
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 Apollo Dawn: Jesus Christ the Messiah? Not!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Jesus not only did not bring lasting peace, but bloody wars and crusades have been fought in his name.
Jesus clearly did not end the oppression nor bring the lasting peace that the Messiah is promised to deliver.
Other verses that support the Messiah's protection of Israel are Acts 1:6 (where Jesus is asked and his reply is basically a put-off), Jeremiah 23:5-6, Isaiah 11:1-9, and Ezekiel 37:21-28.
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 The Perseverance of the Saints
Jesus said: "This is the Father's will [the Greek here is the strong word thelema, meaning intention] who has sent Me, that of all whom He hath given Me, I should lose nothing but should raise it up again at the last day" (John 6:39).
The Messiah was to come as a Conquering King, setting the people free from the invaders of their land and liberating their glorious capital city, at the same time bringing healing and prosperity to the whole nation.
Such Jewish "believers," while saying they believed the Lord Jesus to be the Messiah after all, yet resorted once again to the old sacrificial system and thus demonstrated their lack of any saving faith and of any true comprehension of the role the Lord Jesus had played as the Lamb of God.
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 Jesus Christ - religious cults, sects and movements
A Bicentennial Defense of Granville Sharp's Argument for the Deity of Christ.
The Case for Christ records Lee Strobel's attempt to "determine if there's credible evidence that Jesus of Nazareth really is the Son of God." The book consists primarily of interviews between Strobel (a former legal editor at the Chicago Tribune) and biblical scholars such as Bruce Metzger.
Step by step, scene by scene, Yancey probes the culture into which Jesus was born and grew to adulthood; his character and mission; his teachings and miracles; his legacy--not just as history has told it, but as he himself intended it to be.
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Christ was first sent to Israel during his earthly ministry as God established that nation and its peoples as the ones through whom He would begin to work out his plan of salvation for the whole of mankind.
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 Jesus, the Messiah, came!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Even Jesus maintain that in every book there were clues and symbols for Him and His mission, even of His resurrection on the third day, but we don't have this prophecy in the Bible.
the prophecy of Daniel." (The Messiah of the targums, Talmuds and rabbinical
(from The Messiah: An Aramaic interpretation, The Messianic Exegesis of the
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 Teachings About Jesus Christ
Moreover, the latter-day scriptures used by members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints—the Book of Mormon, which bears the modern subtitle "Another Testament of Jesus Christ," the Doctrine and Covenants, and the Pearl of Great Price—contain numerous prophetic utterances about the Messiah that in general are clearer than those in the Bible.
"Fundamental to the teachings of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the concept that all human beings were born as spirit sons and daughters of heavenly parents before any were born as mortals to earthly parents.
It is LDS doctrine that Jesus Christ is the child of Mary and God the Father, "not in violation of natural law but in accordance with a higher manifestation thereof" (JC, p.
www.lightplanet.com /mormons/basic/christ/index.htm   (1574 words)

Matthew 11:4-5: Jesus answered and said unto them, Go and shew John again those things which ye do hear and see: The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.
Jesus Christ said, "Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil." (Mat.
I believe Jesus Christ is the Son of God and that he made the perfect blood atonement for my sins with his own blood.
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 Fifth Gospel concerning Jesus Christ Messiah four Living Last Days
This single or one gospel presentation of the sayings of Jesus the Messiah is translated from the Majority Greek Text upon which the King James Version is based.
The intent and purpose of this work concerning Jesus Christ the Messiah for living in the last days is clearly evident in that most translators attempt to translate the gospel of Jesus Christ with one English word for every Greek word, which is called Formal Equivalence.
In their fear of adding to the word of God, translators have in fact taken away from the word of God by not presenting all that is indicated and conveyed in the original language of the underlying documents that have been translated.
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 The Amazing Prophecy Of Names   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Christ displayed His might in the very act of creation itself, and He did so in a way that distinguished Him from mere men.
Jesus said that if Abraham were their father they would do the works of Abraham.
The ability of Christ to be a timeless source of fatherly protection and provision is claimed in a number of ways in the New Testament.
www.gospelcom.net /rbc/ds/q0207/q0207.html   (7377 words)

 Is Jesus Christ the promised Messiah, the Lamb of God sent to proclaim the Word of God and "bare the sins of many"? ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The author's favorite argument supporting Jesus Christ's resurrection from the dead and status as the Messiah is a simple one.
It was James, the brother of Jesus Christ, who prior to the resurrection thought his brother was out of his mind.
The previous example is the most convincing evidence supporting Jesus Christ as the Messiah, the Lamb of God sent to earth by His Father in heaven to die for the sins of mankind.
www.destined-for-glory.org   (1387 words)

 Fulfilled Prophecy In The Bible Of Jesus Christ The Messiah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
And as some spake of the temple, how it was adorned with goodly stones and gifts, he [Jesus] said, As for these things which ye behold, the days will come, in the which there shall not be left one stone upon another, that shall not be thrown down.
The Succession of Great World Kingdoms.  An amazing prediction in the Bible is the succession of the world empires of Babylon, Medo-Persia, Greece, and Rome by Daniel.  Interpreting the metallic man in the dream of King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon, he told Nebuchadnezzar": 'You, O king, are the king of kings.
Never in the history of the world has there been such a burst in knowledge, transportation, and communication as in the late twentieth century.  Jet aircraft propulsion and computer microcircuit have caused a transportation and information explosion.
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 Jesus is the Messiah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Jesus Christ is the Messiah, the High Priest who anoints our lives with the blood and the oil.
That blood is the blood of the New Covenant and testimony of Jesus Christ has been sealed by it.
By Jesus Christ The Spirit of God is poured out into our lives.
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 Isn't the virgin birth of Jesus Christ mythological and scientifically impossible? - ChristianAnswers.Net
He said, "Jesus Christ." The questioner said, "And what would you like to ask Him?" King replied, "I would like to ask Him if He was indeed virgin-born.
Of course, the Bible makes it clear that it was Almighty God, not some high-paid gynecologist, who worked the details of Jesus' Divine-Human conception, i.e.
Some critics cite the fact that the Apostle Paul is silent on the subject of the Virgin Birth, and the fact that Mary's virginity is never mentioned in the Gospel According to John, as evidence that Jesus was never born of a virgin.
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 Answers - Jews for Jesus
Some people throw up questions like roadblocks and they probably won't like what's at the other end of these links.
But if you are one of the people who are genuinely curious about how Jewish people can believe in Jesus, if you really want to get somewhere in your understanding of what he could mean to you and why, you can probably find answers to some of your questions here.
If you have another question that you do not see addressed, we would like to hear it and have an opportunity to send you a thoughtful answer.
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 Tenakh/Hebrew Scriptures
Looking in the face of how He literally fulfilled them all (plus hundreds more), it is an impossibility that He is not Messiah, Saviour of the world.
The ONLY person...past, present or future...who could fulfill all these prophecies is Jesus Christ.
If you have questions about Jesus Christ, the Jewish Messiah prophesied in the Tenakh, please write Daniel Sims, a missionary to the Jewish people or visit his website, The Hope of Israel Baptist Mission.
www.jesus-is-lord.com /messiah.htm   (772 words)

 AllRefer.com - Jesus (Jesus Christ) (Early Christianity, Biography) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Jesus (Jesus Christ) (Early Christianity, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Jesus or Jesus Christ[jE´zus krIst, jE´zuz] Pronunciation Key, 1st-century Jewish teacher and prophet in whom Christians have traditionally seen the Messiah [Heb.,=annointed one, whence Christ from the Greek] and whom they have characterized as Son of God and as Word or Wisdom of God incarnate.
Muslims acknowledge him as a prophet, and Hindus as an avatar (see avatara).
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 A Bible Study on The Forecast of Jesus
Isaiah gives us additional information on the coming Messiah.
Isaiah told about His death, and Jesus Christ bore this horrible judgment.
Those that live in sin and pride will pay for their wickedness.
www.amazingbible.com /Documents/Jesus_Desk/Forcast_of_Jesus.htm   (5888 words)

 Who was Jesus?
A skeptical look at the influence of the Greco-Roman culture and Judaism on Paul and the Gospel According to Mark in an effort to uncover the "real" historical Jesus and the origins of Christianity.
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