Who Is Jesus

Jesus of Nazareth is the most influential person in human history.  Of the billions of people who have lived on earth, He attracts more attention and opposition than anyone else.  At any given moment, millions of people are reading what He said, praying in His name, and living for His glory.  He is more than unique and important.  

According to the Bible and eye witnesses who knew Him, Jesus is the eternal Son of God.  The Bible says, “The Word [Jesus] became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we have seen His glory, glory of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth.”  Jesus said of Himself,  “I am the way, and the truth, and the life.  No one comes to the Father except through Me.”  

Jesus is the Messiah of God-the Christ

Matthew 16:16 “Simon Peter answered and said, `You are the Christ, the Son of the living God.”

picture1.jpgJesus is King of kings and Lord of lords

Revelation 19:16 “And on His robe and on His thigh He has a name written, King of kings and Lord of lords.”

Jesus is the Creator of all things

John 1:3 “All things were made through Him, and without Him was not anything made that  was made.”

Jesus is the Prophet of God

Hebrews 1:1-2 “Long ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the prophets, but in these last days He has spoken to us by His Son, whom He appointed the heir of all things, through whom also He created the world.”

Jesus is the High Priest of God

Hebrews 4:14 “Since then we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us hold fast our confession.”

Jesus is the Judge of all people

2 Corinthians 5:10 “For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may  receive what is due for what he has done in the body, whether good or evil.”

Jesus is the only Savior of the world

Luke 2:11 “For unto you is  born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord."