Jesus Recognised As The Christ
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Simon Peter answered, “You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God!”
It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before he saw the Lord’s Messiah. Guided by the Spirit, he entered the temple complex. When the parents brought in the child Jesus to perform for Him what was customary under the law, Simeon took Him up in his arms, praised God, and said:read more.
You can dismiss Your slave in peace,
as You promised. For my eyes have seen Your salvation. You have prepared it
in the presence of all peoples— a light for revelation to the Gentiles
and glory to Your people Israel.
Also, demons were coming out of many, shouting and saying, “You are the Son of God!” But He rebuked them and would not allow them to speak, because they knew He was the Messiah.
He first found his own brother Simon and told him, “We have found the Messiah!” (which means “Anointed One”), and he brought Simon to Jesus.When Jesus saw him, He said, “You are Simon, son of John. You will be called Cephas” (which means “Rock”).
- Recognised (10 instances)