The name Jesus means Savior. It is the same name as Joshua in the Old TestamentOld TestamentThe Old Testament is the first part of Christian Bibles, based primarily upon the Hebrew Bible, a collection of ancient religious writings by the Israelites believed by most Christians and religious Jews to be the sacred Word of God. The second part of the Christian Bible is the New Testament.
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What does the Bible say about Jesus?
On the contrary, it clearly teaches that Jesus is inferior to God. For example, the Bible records Jesus’ own words: “The Father is greater than I am.” (John 14:28) The Bible also says: “No man has seen God at any time.” (John 1:18) Jesus cannot be God because many people did in fact see Jesus.
What is the difference between Christ and Messiah?
Christ is not Jesus’ last name. The Christ is a titled bestowed on that of the Messiah. Since Jesus is the Messiah, He is The Christ. We refer to Him as Jesus Christ because it is easier to say and to differentiate.
What is the true story of Jesus?
The True Story of Jesus Christ! Jesus was raised in the small rural town of Nazareth, where His adoptive father, Joseph, taught him to use the tools of a carpenter. It was hard work, work requiring much manual labor, skill, an eye for construction and body that could bear up to hours of sweating in the hot sun.
Why is Jesus often referred to as Jesus of Nazareth?
Answer: Jesus was referred to as “Jesus of Nazareth” for several reasons. For one thing, in Bible times people were often identified by their native area or place of residence. The man who carried Jesus’ cross when He was no longer able to, for example, was called Simon of Cyrene, noting his name and his place of residence (Luke 23:26).