Jesus Christ as the Son of Man in His Human Nature

OT use of “son of man” to mean “human being”

Numbers 23:19

19God is not a man, that He should lie,

Nor a son of man, that He should repent.

Has He said, and will He not do?

Or has He spoken, and will He not make it good?

 

Job 25:6, 35:8

25:6How much less man, who is a maggot,

And a son of man, who is a worm?”

35:8 Your wickedness affects a man such as you,

And your righteousness a son of man.

 

Psalm 8:4, 80:17, 144:3

8:4What is man that You are mindful of him,

And the son of man that You visit him?

 

80:17 Let Your hand be upon the man of Your right hand,

Upon the son of man whom You made strong for Yourself.

 

144:3 Lord, what is man, that You take knowledge of him?

Or the son of man, that You are mindful of him?

 

 

Jesus Christ describes himself as Son of Man to stress his humanity

Matthew 8:20

20 And Jesus said to him, “Foxes have holes and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay His head.”

 

Matthew 11:19

19 The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, ‘Look, a glutton and a winebibber, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!’ But wisdom is justified by her children.”

 

Luke 7:34

34 The Son of Man has come eating and drinking, and you say, ‘Look, a glutton and a winebibber, a friend of tax collectors and sinners!

 

Matthew 16:13, 15

13 When Jesus came into the region of Caesarea Philippi, He asked His disciples, saying,  “Who do men say that I, the Son of Man, am?”

15 He said to them, “But who do you say that I am?”

 

Luke 6:22

22 Blessed are you when men hate you,

And when they exclude you,

And revile you, and cast out your name as evil,

For the Son of Man’s sake.

 

John 9:35

35 Jesus heard that they had cast him out; and when He had found him, He said to him, “Do you believe in the Son of God?”

 

 

Blasphemy against the Son of Man is forgivable

Matthew 12:32

32 Anyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man, it will be forgiven him; but whoever speaks against the Holy Spirit, it will not be forgiven him, either in this age or in the age to come.

 

Luke 12:10

10  And anyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man, it will be forgiven him; but to him who blasphemes against the Holy Spirit, it will not be forgiven.

 

You will do well to heed the prophetic word that a light that shines in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts for It can be nothing other than Jesus Christ.

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 “Jesus Christ as the Son of Man in His Human Nature.” 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 or daughter 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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