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What does INRI mean?

On paintings of the cross there is a sign with the letters ‘INRI’. What does that mean? Meaning of INRI INRI is a short word for ‘Iesus Nazarenus, Rex Iudaeorum’. It’s Latin. Translated INRI means: ‘Jesus...

What is Epiphany?

What is Epiphany?

Since the 4th century, Christians around the world have been known to celebrate the feast of Epiphany. For some churches, it is one of the biggest celebrations in the year. So, what is celebrated? Epiphany comes from a...

Was Jesus born from a virgin?

Was Jesus born of a virgin?

In the Christian creeds it is stated that Jesus was born of the ‘virgin Mary’. Why do Christians believe this? And why is it important to understand who Jesus is. Miracles and supernatural occurrences First of all, the...

How long did Jesus preach in Galilee?

How long did Jesus preach in Galilee?

Jesus began His ministry at the age of 30. Before that, little is known of Him, except that He lived in Nazareth, with His family. When He began His ministry He went south, and was baptized and then went into the...

Why do Christians worhship Jesus as God?

Why do Christians worship Jesus as God?

This is a very important question. If Jesus is God then to worship Him is right, but if He isn’t then to worship Him is idolatry and breaks God’s commandment to worship Him alone (Exodus 20:3; Deuteronomy 5:7). So does...

Why is Jesus called the second Adam?

Why is Jesus called the second Adam?

Jesus’ title “the Second Adam” is explained in two chapters: in Romans 5, and in 1 Corinthians 15. Romans 5 teaches us that Adam was “a pattern of the one to come” (verse 14). This means that Adam’s life set...

Why was Jesus circumcised?

Why was Jesus circumcised?

Jesus was circumcised because He was a child born of the seed of Abraham (Matthew 1:1-18). His parents were faithful Jews and brought Him to be circumcised on the 8th day, and then go through the purification...