Person of Jesus

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Son Of Man

Passage :

  • the paralised man; 'The son of a man has authority on earth to forgive sins.
  • Trail before the council;

Importance :

  • Jesus  uses this title 14 times thoroughout the gospel.
  • Means 'I'
  • OT title, Book of Daniel - Idea of being sent by God.
  • Power and authority over nature - healing.
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Son of God

Passage:

  • Baptism and temptation of Jesus - ' You are my own dear son, I am pleased with you.
  • Transfiguration : ' This is my own dear son, listen to him.'

Importance : 

  • God identifies Him 
  • Tells  us he has power and authority
  • Idea of God's love for humanity - willing for own son to live + die.
  • Concept of trinity - Father, son, Holy spirit.
  • OT - Book of isiah ( suffering servant)
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Christ / Messiah / son of David.

Passage:

  • Prter's declaration of faith ' You are the messiah'
  • Entry to Jerusalem

Importance :

  • Crist : greek
  • Messiah : Hebrew
  • both mean annointed/chosen one.
  • Sent by God - He has power and authority 
  • Idea of spiritual leader or a warrior king - both due to set Israel free

Son of David 

  • Idea  of royalty/power.
  • OT - Zechariah (spelling? ) the entry to Jerusalem
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Saviour/ Teacher

Passages : 

  • Feeding of the 5000 - His heart was filled with pity for they they looked like sheeps without a sheperd.
  • The parables;

Importance:

  • sums up his passages /titles.
  • Sent by God
  • Power and authority
  • Sums up the message of the gospel ' Good news' &' word of God'
  • OT - Isiah
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