November 19, 2018

Word Study: Christ

Greek: Christos Vine’s: “anointed, translates, in the Sept. [Greek translation of OT], the word Messiah…” Thayer’s: “anointed…1. Of the Messiah…” Christ is really not a proper name, though we commonly use it that way. Rather, it is a description or even a … [Read more...]

There Was A Division

To the surprise of many, Jesus was a very controversial person; and still is. As He labored among the Jews, they debated each other about Him. In John 8:43 it says, “So there was a division among the people because of Him.” Jesus did not recoil at this division. He did not change His … [Read more...]

For This Cause

“Pilate therefore said to Him, ‘Are You a king then?’ Jesus answered, ‘You say rightly that I am a king. For this cause I was born, and for this cause I have come into the world, that I should bear witness to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth hears My … [Read more...]

Islam: A Study Of The Muslim Religion
The Supremacy Of Jesus Christ

By Mark Mayberry Introduction In this final lesson, we refocus on Jesus Christ. While acknowledged in Islam, His role is nonetheless depreciated. As we have previously noted, Muslims reject the concept of the Godhead (i.e., the Trinity), and insist upon God’s numeric singularity. Muslims … [Read more...]