Why do Christians believe that Jesus is the Messiah? (Glos U2.3)

Published: September 4, 2017

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For schools using Understanding Christianity, this unit corresponds to unit 2B.4 Incarnation: Was Jesus the Messiah?

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Links to online material useful for teaching this unit

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Present Aid website
Christmas dinner on Jesus
Jesus enters Jerusalem
Art image – Raphael’s depiction of the Transfiguration
Art image – Bellini’s depiction of the Transfiguration
Website about child sponsorship


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