We saw how Isaiah used the image of The Branch. A ‘he’ from the fallen dynasty of David, possessing wisdom and power was coming. Jeremiah… Read More »The Branch: Named hundreds of years before his birth
Jesus had critics who questioned his authority. He would answer them by pointing to the prophets that came before, claiming that they foresaw his life. … Read More »The Sign of the Branch: The Dead Stump Reborn
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We have seen that ‘Christ’ is an Old Testament title. Let us now look at this question: was Jesus of Nazareth that ‘Christ’ predicted in… Read More »Was Jesus the son of a virgin from the line of David?
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The Bible is a remarkable book. It claims to be inspired by God and to accurately record history. I used to doubt the historical accuracy… Read More »Was there an Adam? The Testimony of the ancient Chinese
Jesus came to give himself as a sacrifice for all peoples so that we could escape our corruption and reconnect with God. This plan was… Read More »Simple but Powerful: What is the meaning of Jesus’ sacrifice?