Messiah - EasyEnglish Bible Dictionary

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Easy English definition for 'Messiah':

Messiah ~ (A) ~ in the Old Testament , the anointed king. In the New Testament , Jesus. The word messiah is Hebrew for anointed .

Messiah ~ (A) ~ the special servant of God; the name that God chose for Jesus. It means the person whom God sent to save people from their sin and be their king; the only person who can put us right with God; God promised the Jews that the Messiah would save them and be their king; they did not believe that Jesus was the Messiah when he came; Jews are still waiting for a Messiah; the person who will come again to rule in God's kingdom for ever; God's anointed person; Christ is the Greek word for Messiah.

Messiah ~ (B) ~ a name for Jesus Christ; it means the person whom God sent to save people from his anger because of their bad ways.

Messiah ~ (B) ~ a special servant of God; a name for Jesus Christ; it means the person whom God sent; he sent him to save people from the anger of God because of our bad ways; the only one who can put people right with God; the one who will come again to rule over God's kingdom ; God's anointed one.

Messiah ~ (B) ~ one who saves the people, the 'Christ'.

Messiah ~ (B) ~ the Jews ' word for the king that God would send to rescue them.

Messiah ~ (B) ~ the special servant of God, the name that God chose for Jesus Christ. The person whom God sent to save his people from their sins . God promised the Jews that Messiah would come. Jesus is that Messiah but most Jews still do not believe it.

Messiah ~ (B) ~ the special servant of God, the name that God chose for Jesus Christ. It means the person whom God sent to save people from God's anger against their sin and to be their king; the only one who can put people right with God; God promised the Jews that the Messiah would save them and be their king; they did not believe that Jesus was the Messiah when he came; Jews are still waiting for a Messiah; the one who will come again to rule over God's kingdom for ever; God's anointed one; Christ is the Greek word for Messiah.

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