This action might not be possible to undo. Are you sure you want to continue?
clearly teach that as the second person of the Trinity, Jesus Christ existed before His incarnation. The word incarnation means to take on the humanity or human/. God becoming a man. Romans 8:3; Hebrews 2:14. The incarnation as we will teach later was in order to the atonement. John 1:1-3, 14. John 1:14 And the Word was made flesh and dwelt among us and we beheld his glory the glory as the only begotten Son of God full of grace and truth. See also Hebrews 1:1-3; Colossians 1:13-17; John 17:5, 24. B) The Deity of Jesus 1) Prophetically Hebrews 1:8-9 from Psalm 45:6-7. V8 But unto the son he saith, Thy throne, O God is for ever and ever: a sceptre of righteousness is the sceptre of thy kingdom. V9 Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated iniquity; therefore God, even thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy fellows. Psalm 110:1 The LORD (Heb. YHWH) said unto my Lord (David’s Lord-Adonai.) This Psalm is a messianic Psalm revealing Jesus the Messiah as both God and King. Isaiah 7:14 Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, a shall call his name Immanuel. (God with us) Isaiah 9:6 For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. 2) Christ’s own claims John 3:13 And no man hath ascended up to heaven, but he that came down from heaven, even the Son of man which is in heaven. John 8:56-58 V56 Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day: and he saw it, and was glad. V57 Then said the Jews unto him, Thou art not yet fifty years old, and hast thou seen Abraham?
and for sin.V58 Jesus said unto them. Galatians 4:4-5 V4 But when the fullness of time was come. being in the form of God. but after the Spirit. God sending his own son in the likeness of sinful flesh. Before Abraham was. made of a woman. Ephesians 1:7 In whom a we have redemption through his blood. Romans 8: 1-4 V1 There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus. . behold. who walk not after the flesh. 3) Other’s claims a) Paul-Colossians 2:9 For in him dwelleth all the fullness of the Godhead bodily. All hail. but after the Spirit. V2 For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death. c) Matthew 28:9 And as they went to tell his disciples. Redemption -the buy back. and returned to Jerusalem with great joy: II) His Purpose A) As The Incarnate Son of God The distinct teaching of Scripture teaches the purpose of the incarnation was redemption. V3 For what the law could not do. V5 To redeem them that were under the law. I am. worshiping him. the forgiveness of sins. Jesus met them. b) Matthew 20:20 Then came to him the mother of Zebedee’s children with her sons. and desiring a certain thing of him. I say unto you. according to the riches of his grace. My Lord and my God. that we might receive the adoption of sons. who walk not after the flesh. verily. And they came and held him by the feet. d) Luke 24:52 And they worshiped him. God sent forth his Son. thought it not robbery to be equal with God: 4) Jesus was worshiped and accepted such worship a) John 20:28 And Thomas answered and said unto him. and worshiped him. b) Philippians 2:5-6 Let this mind be in you. and that it was weak through the flesh. made under the law. condemned sin in the flesh: V4 That the righteousness of the law might be fulfilled in on us. saying. which was also in Christ Jesus: Who. Verily.
I am Jesus whom you persecute: it is hard for thee to kick against the pricks. Lord? And the Lord said. C) Lord – Master-Greek. B) Christ – anointed. that ye sin not. and links the Redeemer with humanity. being interpreted. but also for the sins of the whole world. John 3:16-17. Isaiah 53:4-5. these things write I unto you. Jesus Christ the righteous: And he is the propitiation for our sins: and not for ours only. Kurios. The first and the last. and saith unto him. the Messianic name. but was in all points tempted like as we are. B) His substitution 2 Corinthians 5:21 For he hath made him to be sin for us. His deity. D) Alpha and Omega – The beginning and the end. that we might be made the righteousness of God in him. This links Christ with prophecy which He came to fulfill. And if any man sin. Acts 9:5 And he said. 1 John 2:1-2 My little children. neither was guile found in his mouth: Hebrews 4:15 For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities. See also 2 Corinthians 5:21. Hebrews 9:26 Before then must be often have suffered since the foundation of the world: but now once in the end of the world hath he appeared to put away sin by the sacrifice of himself. Hebrews 10:10-17. we have an advocate with the Father. We have found the Messiah which is. See also John 1:12-13. John 1:41 He first find this his own brother Simon. 1 Corinthians 15:3 For I have delivered unto you first of all that which I also received. yet without sin. Hebrews 7:26 III) Names A) Jesus . 1 Timothy 1:15. Savior or salvation. how that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures. Revelation 12:11.See also Genesis 3:15. and thou shalt call his name Jesus: for he shall save his people from their sins. Who art thou. which He came to represent and reveal. Jesus is . The word means Yahweh is salvation. C) His sinless life 1 Peter 2:22 Who did no sin. equivalent to Old Testament Yahweh.Matthew 1:21 And she shall bring forth a son. who knew no sin. the Christ.
Romans 1:4. Strong – ” The orthodox doctrine (promulgated at Chalcedon. he was received up into heaven. the one in charge of all history. the first and the last of the historic ages or time and worlds. Acts 1:9-11 V9 And when he had spoken these things. V11 Which also said. 451) holds that in the person. that it is I myself: handle me. the eternal. each in its completeness and integrity. while they beheld. a human nature and the divine nature. 4:25. See also Acts to: 24. he was taken up. and that these two natures are organically and indissolubly united. 31-32. to use the antiquated dictum. there are two natures. behold. 4:10. why stand ye gazing up into heaven? This . and immutable Lord God -Yahweh Elohim.the first and last of the written scriptures. and see. and carried up into heaven. as ye see me have. for a spirit hath not flesh and bones. Luke 24:51 And it came to pass. he was parted from them. Jesus Christ is the subject matter of all Scripture. orthodox doctrine forbids either to divide the person or to confound the natures. and that he rose again the third day according to the Scriptures: V20 But now is Christ risen from the dead. the beginning and the end of the material creation. yet so that no third nature is formed thereby. In brief. 17:31. Creator of all worlds and everything that exists. 20 V4 And that he was buried. Jesus Christ. and become the firstfruits of them that slept. and sat on the right hand of God. Who was and is to come Yahweh’s eternity. two men stood by them in white apparel.” IV) The Resurrection and Exultation of Christ A) The Resurrection Luke 24:39 Behold my hands and my feet. B) The Ascension Mark 16:9 So then after the Lord had spoken unto them. 1 Corinthians 15:4. while he blessed them. and a cloud received him out of their sight. V10 And while they looked steadfastly toward heaven as he went up. Ye men of Galilee. 8:34.
shall so come in like manner as ye have seen him go into heaven. behold. Ephesians 1:20 Which he wrought in Christ. when he raised him from the dead. Revelation 5:9-10. 2) His position now at God’s right hand Acts 7:56 And said. the Comforter will not come unto you. whom I will send unto you from the Father. Romans 8:34 Who is he that condemneth? It is Christ that died. that he might fill all things. v9 Now that he ascended. and gave gifts unto men. 3) Jesus is the Giver of the Holy Spirit Luke 24:49 And. which proceedeth from the Father. that is risen again. When he ascended up on high. John 15:26 But when the Comforter is common. who is even at the right hand of God. It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away. he shall testify of me. C) His exultation – The exultation of Christ is marked by the following characteristics: 1) Restoration to the glory He had with the Father before he descended to earth. even the Spirit of truth. who also maketh intercession for us. yea rather. John 17:5 And now. See also Hebrews 1:8. Colossians 3:1 If ye then be risen with Christ. and the Son of man standing on the right hand of God. what is it but that he also descended first into the lower parts of the earth? v10 He that descended is the same also that ascended up far above all heavens. where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God. O Father. I send the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem. 9. John 16:7 Nevertheless I tell you the truth. seek those things which are above. Ephesians 4:8-10 V8 Wherefore he saith. I see the heavens opened. but if I depart. until you be endued with power from on high. he led captivity captive. and set him at his own right hand in the heavenly places. Behold. which is taken up from you into heaven.same Jesus. glorify thou me with thine own self with the glory which I had with thee before the world was. I will .
5:23-33. 5) Jesus is that Head of the Church Colossians 1:18 And he is the head of the body.1 Thessalonians 4:16-17. but also in that which is to come:: V22 And hath put all things under his feet. which did put all things under him. when he raised him from the dead. and things under the earth. Matthew 28:18 And Jesus came and spake unto them. to the glory of God the Father. Hebrews 7:25 Wherefore he is able also to save them to the uttermost that come unto God by him. the church: who is the beginning. 1 Corinthians 15:27 For he hath put all things under his feet. V11 And that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord. and power. But when he saith all things are put under him. that in all things he might have the preeminence. saying. V21 Far above all principality. All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth. 4) He has Dominion over all creation. it is manifest that he is excepted. of things in heaven. and might. and every name that is named. and gave him to be the head over all things to the church. and things in earth. 23. Also Ephesians 1:22. and given him a name which is above every name: V10 That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow. Philippians 2:9-11 V9 Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him. and set him at his own right hand in the heavenly places. and dominion. 13. 7) His return – Hebrews 1:1.send him unto you. the firstborn from the dead. 10:13. seeing he ever liveth to make intercession for them. 6) Present ministry 1) Intercession – Romans 8:34. Ephesians 1:20-22 V20 Which he wrought in Christ. not only in this world. .
This action might not be possible to undo. Are you sure you want to continue?
We've moved you to where you read on your other device.
Get the full title to continue reading from where you left off, or restart the preview.