Tag: deity of Christ

December 24, 2014 / / Apologetics

“Jesus of Nazareth is easily the dominant figure in history…the historian disregarding the theological significance of his life, writes the name of Jesus of Nazareth at the top of the list of the world’s greatest characters.” ~ H. G. Wells


Few can say that they have never heard of Jesus Christ.  In a 2010 TIME Magazine article entitled, “Who’s Biggest? The 100 Most Significant Figures in History,” in which the authors attempted to rank “historical figures just as Google ranks web pages, by integrating a diverse set of measurements about their reputation into a single consensus value,” Jesus came out first1.   Loved or hated, the name of Jesus Christ is a “household name,” and has been for centuries.  Everybody’s heard of Jesus.

May 22, 2012 / / Jesus Christ

Two thousand years ago in the small village of Bethlehem, a baby boy was born contrary to nature.  Nine months prior to her son’s birth, Mary was visited by the angel Gabriel who revealed something very special.  Out of all the Israelite women from the tribe of Judah, Mary was chosen by God to bear His Son.  Mary was confused by the announcement.  She was currently betrothed to a righteous man named Joseph but was still a virgin.