Please, go away, Jesus. You are bad for business.
This aria is usually omitted from singing the Messiah, but here it is performed, in Kuwait.
A warning for all ages. This is what happens when we light our own fires instead of waiting for the light from the LORD
Who is Isaiah referring to? Himself or the Messiah?
Or does God refer to Israel?
Or does God refer directly to Jesus?
Here is a hint: It is Jesus.
In King James language:
Aswan is what is now Sudan, Sinim is somewhere in the East.
There are differences between the Dead sea scrolls and the Masoretic text. Here is an example of a major difference.
A testimony from Thomas the doubter.
That makes it eight miracles of Jesus, seven before his resurrection and one after.
Knowing John mentioned only seven miracles my rendition of the NIV study bible omits the man born blind, washing in the pool of Siloam.
The Ryrie NIV study bible mentions John mentions seven miracles, then goes ahead and lists all eight.
The first two times Jesus asks “Do you love me” he uses the word agappe, which means godly love, and Peter answers that he loves Jesus (fileo) with a brotherly love. The third time Jesus too uses the word fileo. Peter was hurt. He realized how far short of godly love he still was