Resources on Jesus Christ's Humanity

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Topical Study on Jesus Christ's Humanity According to the classical creeds, the second person of the Holy Trinity, at a moment in time, "became incarnate by the Holy Spirit and the Virgin Mary, and was made human" (the Nicene Creed) "He is human from the essence of his mother, born in time; completely God, completely human"... David and Goliath, Feelings, the Humanity of Christ, and Christian Trials Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Gus Chrysson https://www.episcopalchurch.org/bible-study/bible-study-proper-7-b-2018 Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Gus Chrysson Topics: Jesus Christ's humanity , David , Emotion Source: Sermons That Work In this Bible study guide, Gus Chrysson offers thoughts and reflection questions on David and Goliath (1 Samuel 17); expressing feelings to God (Psalm 9); Christ’s humanity (Mark 4:35-41); and suffering for Christ (2 Corinthians 6:1-13). Jesus and the Lambs Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/jesus-and-the-lambs Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon Topics: Jesus , Christ , Jesus Christ's humanity , Weakness Source: The Spurgeon Center In this exposition of Isaiah 40.11, C.H. Spurgeon presents Jesus not as "Jehovah the Man of War, but as Jehovah the Good Shepherd"; as the conquering Captain of salvation, who is meek and lowly of heart.... Evidence for Christ’s Descent Into Hell Article by Robert Arakaki https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/orthodoxbridge/evidence-christs-descent-hell/ Article by Robert Arakaki Topics: Hell Source: Ancient Faith Blogs In this article from the Orthodox tradition, Robert Arakaki explores Christ’s descent into Hell from the perspective of scripture and Church tradition. Glorious Wounds—Christ’s and Ours Article by Andrew Hofer http://www.hprweb.com/2013/04/glorious-wounds-christs-and-ours/ Article by Andrew Hofer Topics: Jesus , Passion , St. Thomas Aquinas , Divination Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review Why does Jesus keep his crucifixion wounds after the resurrection? They could have easily been wiped away—so why would he retain them? Augustine, Anselm, and others have weighed in on this subject over the centuries. The Unsettling Qualities of Christ's Ascension Article by Andrew Kuiper https://churchlifejournal.nd.edu/articles/the-unsettling-qualities-of-christs-ascension/ Article by Andrew Kuiper Topics: Christ , Divinity of Christ , Ascension , Resurrection Source: Church Life Journal Andrew Kuiper returns Christ's Ascension to its rightful place at the center of theology and proclamation. The Ascension is "a mystery that perpetually pours forth divine life and offers insight into the whole economy of salvation." What Do We Expect Jesus to Do? Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Duane Steele http://day1.org/591-what_do_we_expect_jesus_to_do Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Duane Steele Topics: Jesus Christ's humanity , Advent , Divinity of Christ , Sermon Source: Day1 In his sermon on Matthew 11:2-11, Duane Steele encourages Christians to see all aspects of Christ's humanity and divinity as they prepare to meet the infant Jesus during the season of Advent. One God, the Father and One Lord, Jesus Christ Article by Stephen De Young https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/wholecounsel/2019/03/07/one-god-the-father-and-one-lord-jesus-christ/ Article by Stephen De Young Topics: God's oneness , Divinity of Christ Source: Ancient Faith Blogs In this article from the Orthodox tradition, Fr. Stephen De Young looks at Paul’s theology that refers to "God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ." Christ the Overcomer of the World Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/christ-the-overcomer-of-the-world Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon Topics: Christ , Power , Evil , World Source: The Spurgeon Center Charles Spurgeon preaches on John 16:33, that in Christ is the godhead and fulness of comfort; Christ has overcome the world through his life, death, rising and reigning; Christ’s followers should expect opposition and victory. Sounds of Holy Week: Songs About the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ Article by Richard Pryor III https://earthandaltarmag.com/posts/sounds-of-holy-week-good-friday Article by Richard Pryor III Topics: Good Friday , Holy Week , Cross , Hymn Source: Earth and Altar Elizabeth Loupe, Caitlyn Darnell, Richard Pryor, and Michael Smith share their favorite songs/hymns for use on Good Friday explaining how each hymn helps them (and others) worship with deeper appreciation for the power of Christ's death.... The Exaltation of Christ Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Scott Shauf https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/ordinary-27-2/commentary-on-hebrews-11-4-25-12 Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Scott Shauf Topics: Jesus Christ's humanity , Work of Jesus Christ , Atonement , Divinity of Christ Source: Working Preacher This commentary by Scott Shauf discusses the argument in Hebrews 1:1-4, 2:5-12 that Christ's atoning and perfected work as a human elevated him above the prophets and angels as the exalted Son of God. The Impossible Christ Sermon Preparation or Illustration http://worship.calvin.edu/resources/resource-library/the-impossible-christ-john-20-hcld-6 Sermon Preparation or Illustration Topics: Jesus , Jesus Christ's humanity , Divinity of Christ , Worship Planning Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship This is a worship service plan that highlights the humanity and divinity of Jesus Christ. It is derived from Lord's Day 6 of the Heidelberg Catechism, and includes sermon starter notes for John 20:19-31. Jesus Is Coming Soon Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Louis Philip Masi https://www.hprweb.com/2019/11/homilies-for-december-2019/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Louis Philip Masi Topics: Christmas , Advent , Joseph , Mary Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review This set of seven Catholic homilies focuses on Christ's coming (Matthew 24:37-44); perseverance (Matthew 3:1-12); the immaculate conception (Luke 1:26-38); joy (Matthew 11:2-11); Joseph (Matthew 1:18–24); Christmas Eve (Luke 2:1-14); and the Holy Family (Matthew 2:13-23). From God Christ’s Deity Came Forth Song or Hymn by St. Ephrem of Edessa https://gatheredprayers.wordpress.com/2018/01/19/from-god-christs-deity-came-forth/ Song or Hymn by St. Ephrem of Edessa Topics: Christ , Deity of Christ , Incarnation , Worship Source: Gathered Prayers "From God Christ's Deity Came Forth" is a hymn based on the original Syraic Text by St. Ephrem of Edessa celebrating the incarnation of Jesus Christ and his ministry as priest, healer, and redeemer. Christ Is Born! Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Barnabas Powell https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/faithencouraged/2019/12/christ-is-born/ Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Barnabas Powell Topics: Birth , Time , Christmas Source: Ancient Faith Blogs In this devotion on Galatians 4:4-7 from the Orthodox tradition, Fr. Barnabas Powell explains why the timing of the birth of Jesus Christ was perfect. The Hymn: The Lord Jesus Christ's Demonstration of Humility and Glory Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Scott Hoezee http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/sermon-starters/palm-sunday-c/?type=lectionary_epistle Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Scott Hoezee Topics: Jesus Christ's humanity , Humility , Pride , Divinity of Christ Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Perhaps the biggest surprise discovered in Philippians 2:5-11 is that after his emptied-out life and death of service, God exalted Jesus to a higher point of exaltation than what he had enjoyed before his incarnation. Christ Came to Save Sinners Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Scott Hoezee https://groundwork.reframemedia.com/episodes/christ-came-to-save-sinners Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Scott Hoezee Topics: Christ , Sin , Salvation Source: Groundwork Is it ever possible to sin more than Christ can redeem? This podcast on 1 Timothy 1:12-17 by Scott Hoezee and David Bast considers Paul's powerful statement to clearly identify the truth about Christ’s salvation. Songs and Hymns for Celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ Article by Richard Pryor III https://earthandaltarmag.com/posts/sounds-of-holy-week-easter-day Article by Richard Pryor III Topics: Easter , Faith , Church , Holy Week Source: Earth and Altar Erin Jean Warde, Charlotte Dalwood, and Cody E. B. Maynus share their favorite Easter songs explaining their emotional connection to each and how powerfully it evokes memories of family, faith, and awe over Christ's resurrection. Jesus, The King of Truth Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/jesus-the-king-of-truth Scripture Meditation or Sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon Topics: Truth , Kingdom of God Source: The Spurgeon Center Christ tells us that truth is the pre-eminent characteristic of his kingdom, and that his royal power over our hearts is through the truth. A sermon on John 18:37 by Charles Spurgeon. The Person of Jesus Christ Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Scott Hoezee https://groundwork.reframemedia.com/episodes/the-person-of-jesus-christ Sermon Preparation or Illustration by Scott Hoezee Topics: Christ , Jesus , Jesus Christ's humanity , Bible Source: Groundwork This radio episode explores Christology and Colossians 1:9-17, asking questions that seek clarification and understanding regarding Jesus' identity. Christ's Conquest: At the Cross or the Empty Tomb? Article by David Peter https://concordiatheology.org/2016/04/christs-conquest/ Article by David Peter Topics: Cross , Victory of Christ , Resurrection , Sin Source: Concordia Theology David Peter's article emphasizes that, contrary to some sermons and hymnody, Jesus' victory over sin and Satan was achieved at the cross (Colossians 2:13-15) as well as at the resurrection.