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Son of Man: In Search of That Missing Prophecy

So, we had a “mini-crisis” in our small group Bible study recently. We were looking at the question of how Jesus fulfills prophecy in the New Testament. Someone read from Luke 24:45-46: Then he opened their minds to understand the Scriptures, and said to them, “Thus it is written, that the Christ should suffer and […]

Son of Man as Israel?

Jesus’ self-designated title of Son of Man is a mystery to many. What does Son of Man “represent”? One of my favorite movies is Elizabeth, starring Cate Blanchett. What strikes me about the Virgin Queen was that she truly personified England as the up and coming European empire in the 16th century. As she matured over […]

Son of Man and Prophecy

I don’t know about you, but I am terrible when it comes to understanding predictions, particularly when it comes to the stock market. Some say,  “buy gold, because it will double in price”. Some say to invest in the stock of company X, etc. All of this is based on supposedly predictive factors. It is […]

Hey Jude, Who is this Son of Man?

Jude is one of those obscure little books. Just one page in most Bibles. Whenever I glance at it, I want to sing with the Beatles, “Na na na, na-na na na. Na-na na na, hey Jude!” Often overlooked, the Letter of Jude references a critical key to help unlock the mystery of Jesus as […]

Like a Son of Man

Jesus talks about being the “Son of Man” eighty-one times in the New Testament. The term is Jesus’ favorite designation for Himself in the Gospels. So, what is the deal with this “Son of Man” stuff anyway? “Son of Man = Messiah = Divinity of Christ“. For years, I merely assumed this to be true, simply out […]