Names & Titles of Jesus

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I Am the Way, the Truth and the Life

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John 14:6: Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, [and] the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me. The “I am” saying of Jesus in today’s lesson certainly ranks among the most well-known statements of our Lord. It appears in what has been called Jesus’ “Farewell Discourse.” Jesus […]

I Am the Resurrection and the Life

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John 11:25-26: Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live: 26 And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. Believest thou this? ”I am the resurrection and the life” is the fifth of the seven “I am” […]

I Am the Good Shepherd

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John 10:11,14: I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd giveth his life for the sheep. 14 I am the good shepherd, and know my sheep, and am known of mine. In John 10 Jesus declared, “I am the good shepherd.” He feeds and cares for his people even to the point of laying down […]

I Am the Door of the Sheep

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John 10:7-9: Then said Jesus unto them again, Verily, verily, I say unto you, I am the door of the sheep. 8 All that ever came before me are thieves and robbers: but the sheep did not hear them. 9 I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, […]

I Am the Light of the World

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John 8:12: Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life. . . 9:5: As long as I am in the world, I am the light of the world. ”I am the light of […]

I Am the Bread of Life

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John 6:47-51: Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me hath everlasting life. 48 I am that bread of life. 49 Your fathers did eat manna in the wilderness, and are dead. 50 This is the bread which cometh down from heaven, that a man may eat thereof, and not die. 51 […]

Metaphoric Descriptions of Jesus

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John 6:35: And Jesus said unto them, I am the bread of life: he that cometh to me shall never hunger; and he that believeth on me shall never thirst. A “description” is a verbal representation of the person focusing on an attribute or attributes. For example, when Jesus is referred to as “the desire […]

Combination of Titles with Jesus

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II Peter 3:18: But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and for ever. Amen. In his study on the names of Jesus E. W. Bullinger states: “So little attention has been paid to these titles of the Lord Jesus Christ, that […]

Jesus Christ & Christ Jesus

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Ephesians 1:1: Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus. There are two basic ways in which the name “Jesus” and the title “Christ” occur in scripture. One occurs first, and the other follows. So frequent are these […]

The Title Lord

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I Corinthians 15:57-58: But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. 58 Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord. It’s my personal opinion that Jesus […]