Who do they say i am. Who Do You Say That I Am?

Who Do You Say That I Am? Sermon by Christopher Holdsworth, Matthew 16:13

who do they say i am

Believe Me that I am in the Father and the Father is in Me; otherwise believe because of the works themselves. The major American cities have become a meeting place for people from every nation on earth. Jesus' influence on the world has been too great and far-reaching for a man to have produced it. We can study the Bible and spin out all sorts of fine ideas about Jesus. Beyond that mountain range is Syria.

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Who Do Men Say That I Am?

who do they say i am

All of us are called to grow in our faith. Churches should open their doors to anyone who wishes to attend—believer, unbeliever, doubter, skeptic, freethinker, seeker, whoever wants to come. The explanation of this omission is to be found in the fact that this Gospel is really for the most part St. It is the same now: some say He is a good man; some say He is a prophet; some even say that He is a fraud, or deluded. Conclusion: Who do you say That I am? So Jesus, in the midst of growing opposition and surrounded by crowds of people who liked him but did not understand him, in the rising turmoil that would lead eventually to Golgotha, did an unusual thing. Rather, they testify that he is a good man, a great man, even, an example to follow, someone to be inspired by, kind of like the prophets of old. Thanks for asking the question! It is up to those who continue in disbelief and denial to prove that Jesus is not who He claimed to be.

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MATTHEW 16:13 KJV Jesus came into the coasts of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, saying, Whom do men

who do they say i am

Really people did not know what to think of Jesus. How is it that ye do not understand that I spake it not to you concerning bread, that ye should beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and of the Sadducees? I say you are the Messiah, the one through whom God was beginning to reign on the earth. Let me mention another name that may not be as well-known. If He was only a man, then other men could perfectly follow His teachings and live the kind of life He lived. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. A Christianity based on dogmatism, exclusivism, and division seems to me only a sign of its weakness rather than its strength. In May the Da Vinci Code movie starring Tom Hanks will be released.

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Who Do You Say Jesus Is?

who do they say i am

If it is true that Jesus is not God, then He has deceived and misled people and declared as truth a lie. A Critical Turning Point Matthew 16 marks critical turning point in the ministry of Jesus Christ. It was glorious; it was unique. People magazine, March 13, 2006, p. To get there you will have to travel north from Jerusalem to some place like Tiberius or Capernaum and from there travel even farther north into the finger of Galilee.

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Faithlife

who do they say i am

You, You are the Messiah: · The anointed One · The Christ · The Savior You , You Are the Son of God: · The same essence of God · The same equality as God · You are God! As I have noted, Dan Brown clearly believes some very heretical things. So we return to the first proposition, the only remaining alternative. This question drew out a response that is instructive to all of us. If Christ has not been raised, then our faith is in vain, we have believed a lie, and we are of all men most to be pitied. This city was located near the base of Mt.

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What Does the Bible Say About Who Do You Say I Am?

who do they say i am

He said unto them, But whom say ye that I am? Or is he the Christ, the Son of the Living God? Does it matter what we believe about Jesus? I will read the clues one at a time. These attacks have come from three directions. Those who maintain this view claim to believe in the deity of Jesus Christ, yet the definition of deity they hold to is so elusive and negative that it has the end result of not being deity at all. And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than others? It has now about fifty houses, many ruins of columns, towers, temples, a bridge, and a remarkable castle. I have always enjoyed playing games. He must form a new society to carry on in his name after he is gone. Wesley's Notes for Matthew 16:13 16:13 And Jesus coming - There was a large interval of time between what has been related, and what follows.

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