scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 506
The Study of the Argument of Jesus Christ as the Old Testament Prophecied Messiah When we look at the most significant people throughout history one name seems to clearly stand out That person is Jesus Christ Jesus of Nazareth No other name has inspired greater devotion evoked greater reverence or ignited greater controversy The name Jesus seems to be a source of great controversy amongst various people and religions Who is Jesus This seems to be a question that has resounded loudly throughout the generations Some would see him as a prophet or great teacher while others would claim he was just a lunatic Some would even go as far as to deny his existence that somehow Jesus was just a made up character Even Jesus asked this question concerning himself to his followers If we look in the bible in Matthew 161315 Jesus Himself asked this question to his disciples Although there are many views to who Jesus is amongst non-religious people Roman Catholics Muslims Biblical Critics Evangelical Christians the belief that Jesus is Messiah of the Old Testament prophecies is fundamental amongst evangelical Christians For the majority of Christians including those most energetically engaged in dialogue Jesus is not merely a background figure He is central to the Christian faith Not only do the Christian dialoguers realize this but so do their Muslim Buddhist Shinto Hindu and Jewish conversational partners Wherever one starts any honest dialogue between Christianity and others will sooner or laterhave to deal with the figure of Jesus Although many biblical critics deny Jesus is the Messiah of the Old Testament in my thesis I will provide biblical and scholastic proof that Jesus is the Messiah as prophecied in the Old Testament The word Messiah means Anointed One the name given to the promised Deliverer who would some day come to the people of Israel as their great Savior and Redeemer anointed as Prophet Priest and King by
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA