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The Son of Man: Origin

Chapter 7 of the book of Daniel, one of the prophetic books of the Jewish “Old Testament”, is an apocalyptic vision taken by Christians as a prophecy of the coming savior, the Christ. In the Christian “New Testament”, Jesus often … Continue reading

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Who is “The Son of Man”?

Chapter 7 of the book of Daniel that speaks of a powerful being who is given power over the earth by Yahweh himself: Four great beasts came up from the sea… [The] fourth beast [was] dreadful, terrible, and exceedingly strong. … Continue reading

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What Does Jesus Say About Himself?

What Jesus actually said about himself, we can never be certain. The gospels, the earliest of which, the Gospel of Mark, was likely written about 35 years after the crucifixion, offer the most reliable testimony we have. Searching the KJV … Continue reading

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The Kingdom in the Gospel of John

The Gospel of John, the latest of the canonical gospels, written at least 50 years after the crucifixion and 15 years after the Gospel of Mark, contains many events and passages not found in the other (so called “synoptic”) gospels. … Continue reading

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The Apocalypse of Jesus

“When you expect the world to end at any moment, you know there is no need to hurry. You take your time, you do your work well.” ― Thomas Merton The Greek word ‘apokalupsis‘ simply means revelation, but thanks to … Continue reading

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