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THE SEARCH FOR THE HISTORICAL JESUS HAS A PLACE IN CHRISTOLOGY
Christology is an area of study within Christianity that deals with the nature of Jesus the Christ.In this paper we will discuss on the search for the historical jesus basing our argument on christology.
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Table of contents
Person of Jesus
Sinlessness aspect of Jesus.
Temptation of Jesus.
Attributes of Jesus.
Kenotic theory (kenosis).
The birth, death and resurrection of Jesus.
Jesus as a prophet, priest and king.
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THE SEARCH FOR THE HISTORICAL JESUS HAS A PLACE IN CHRISTOLOGY Introduction. Jesus Christ is the foundation upon which Christianity is built. Christians assert that Jesus is God’s perfect sacrifice to achieve justice in this world. Christians believe that through their faith in Jesus, their sins are forgiven by God and they also receive righteousness. It is also declared in Christianity that Jesus Christ made it possible for mankind to approach God directly something that was impossible before his coming on earth. It is also asserted in Christianity that Jesus sacrificed his life to restore the relationship of mankind with God. Jesus is the centre of focus in Christological studies. Christology ...
... obligation of representing mankind before God. Unlike human priests who took the office of priesthood in their weakness, Jesus holds the position with unyielding power as described all through in the book of Hebrew. In his office as high priest, Jesus became one with humanity in human weakness, gave prayers to God, sympathized with the struggles of humanity and chose compliance through the way of anguish. Unlike the high priest who offered continually offered sacrifice on behalf of humanity, Jesus offered himself as the sacrifice to liberate mankind from sin. Jesus mediates between God and humanity; therefore he has the right to rule the world and the church.
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