Jesus Defined by the Prophets
In order to practice primitive Christianity as profoundly as the early Christians, we need to know the founder as they knew him. Jesus instructs his followers to “Search the scriptures . . . they are they which testify of me” (John 5:39). What were the Hebrew Scriptures saying to the early Christians? This talk explores the writings of the prophets to discover who Jesus is, the purpose of his mission, and why the early Christian church spread so rapidly in the first century. Approximately 2.75 hours.