Jesus Christ’s Names and Titles Point to His Divinity

Jesus Christ as judge

John 5:26-28 (NKJV)

26 For as the Father has life in Himself, so He has granted the Son to have life in Himself, 27 and has given Him authority to execute judgment also, because He is the Son of Man. 28 Do not marvel at this; for the hour is coming in which all who are in the graves will hear His voice

 

Matthew 25:31-33 (NKJV)

31 “When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the holy angels with Him, then He will sit on the throne of His glory. 32 All the nations will be gathered before Him, and He will separate them one from another, as a shepherd divides his sheep from the goats. 33 And He will set the sheep on His right hand, but the goats on the left.

 

Matthew 8:38 (NKJV)

38 For whoever is ashamed of Me and My words in this adulterous and sinful generation, of him the Son of Man also will be ashamed when He comes in the glory of His Father with the holy angels.”

 

Matthew 16:27 (NKJV)

27 For the Son of Man will come in the glory of His Father with His angels, and then He will reward each according to his works.

 

Acts 17:31 (NKJV)

31 because He has appointed a day on which He will judge the world in righteousness by the Man whom He has ordained. He has given assurance of this to all by raising Him from the dead.”

 

2 Corinthians 5:10

10 For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, that each one may receive the things done in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.

 

Jesus Christ as “I am”

John 11:25; 6:35; 8:12; 10:7, 11; 14:6; 15:1; 18:5 (NKJV)

11:25 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live.

6:35 And Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life. He who comes to Me shall never hunger, and he who believes in Me shall never thirst.

8:12 Then Jesus spoke to them again, saying, “I am the light of the world. He who follows Me shall not walk in darkness, but have the light of life.”

10:7 Then Jesus said to them again, “Most assuredly, I say to you, I am the door of the sheep.

10:11 I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd gives His life for the sheep.

14:6 Jesus said to him, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.

15:1I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser.

18:5 They answered Him, “Jesus of Nazareth.”

Jesus said to them, “I am He.” And Judas, who betrayed Him, also stood with them. Now when He said to them, “I am He,” they drew back and fell to the ground.

 

Jesus Christ as Saviour

Acts 5:31; 4:12 (NKJV)

5:31 Him God has exalted to His right hand to be Prince and Savior, to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins.

4:12 Nor is there salvation in any other, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.”

 

Ephesians 5:23

23 For the husband is head of the wife, as also Christ is head of the church; and He is the Savior of the body.

 

Hebrews 7:25 (NKJV)

25 Therefore He is also able to save to the uttermost those who come to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them.

 

Jesus Christ as Lord

Romans 10:9 (NKJV)

that if you confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God has raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.

 

Luke 1:43; 2:11 (NKJV)

43 But why is this granted to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?

2:11 For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.

 

Luke 13:13 (NKJV)

13  You call Me Teacher and Lord, and you say well, for so I am.

 

1 Corinthians 12:3   (NKJV)

Therefore I make known to you that no one speaking by the Spirit of God calls Jesus accursed, and no one can say that Jesus is Lord except by the Holy Spirit.

 

2 Corinthians 4:5 (NKJV)

For we do not preach ourselves, but Christ Jesus the Lord, and ourselves your bondservants for Jesus’ sake.

 

Revelation 19:16 (NKJV)

16 And He has on His robe and on His thigh a name written:

KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS

 

Jesus Christ as creator

Colossians 1:16

16 For by Him all things were created that are in heaven and that are on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or principalities or powers. All things were created through Him and for Him.

 

John 1:3; 10 (NKJV)

All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was made

 10 He was in the world, and the world was made through Him, and the world did not know Him.

 

Acts 3:15 (NKJV)

15 and killed the Prince of life, whom God raised from the dead, of which we are witnesses.

 

1 Corinthians 8:6 (NKJV)

yet for us there is one God, the Father, of whom are all things, and we for Him; and one Lord Jesus Christ, through whom are all things, and through whom we live.

 

 Hebrews 1:2; 10 (NKJV)

has in these last days spoken to us by His Son, whom He has appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the worlds;

10 And: You, Lord, in the beginning laid the foundation of the earth,

And the heavens are the work of Your hands.

 

Psalm 102:25 (NKJV)

25Of old You laid the foundation of the earth,

And the heavens are the work of Your hands.

 

Jesus Christ as shepherd

Hebrews 13:20 (NKJV)

20 Now may the God of peace who brought up our Lord Jesus from the dead, that great Shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant,

 

John 10:11-16 (NKJV)

11 I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd gives His life for the sheep. 12 But a hireling, he who is not the shepherd, one who does not own the sheep, sees the wolf coming and leaves the sheep and flees; and the wolf catches the sheep and scatters them. 13 The hireling flees because he is a hireling and does not care about the sheep. 14 I am the good shepherd; and I know My sheep, and am known by My own. 15 As the Father knows Me, even so I know the Father; and I lay down My life for the sheep. 16 And other sheep I have which are not of this fold; them also I must bring, and they will hear My voice; and there will be one flock and one shepherd.

 

1 Peter 2:25; 5:4 (NKJV)

25 For you were like sheep going astray, but have now returned to the Shepherd and Overseer of your souls.

and when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory that does not fade away.

 

God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit are spiritual warriors who fight wickedness, rebelliousness and laziness by teaching the truth of God’s Word and showing goodness, graciousness and love.

God is testing us every day and has given us the right to make our own choices. Do you know which ones are the right choices in Gods mind?

Fear God, love God, honor God, and trust God with all your heart, mind and soul and you will receive and experience the joy of the promises of God’s blessings in His time.

 

Prayer:  Father in heaven, hallowed is Thy Name.  I praise You for Your Son and the Holy Spirit. I praise You for Your grace in sending us Your wisdom about the “Jesus Christ’s Names and Titles Point to His Divinity.”  I praise You for Your caring, Your loving kindness, and Your generosity.  Only Your graciousness and love could forgive the sins of mankind and still allow him to become a Son of Yours. Please bless those who have read this article for they too seek Your righteous truth, love, wisdom and understanding.

May God, Jesus, The Holy Spirit and Christianity be our guiding lights, our safety nets and our inspiration for loving happiness in all of Your kingdom. Father into your hands I commend my spirit. Not my will, but yours be done. Please come Lord Jesus.

I pray in Jesus sweet name and to His glory through the power of the Holy Spirit,

Amen.

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