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Is Jesus the Messiah?
Jesus is the promised Messiah of the ancient Hebrew religion.
Christianity claims Jesus was the Israelite Messiah according to the
. Information about Jesus, his life, claims and mission are found therein.
Jesus fulfilled all prophecies concerning the Messiah.
Jesus was the Israelite Messiah. Information about Jesus' life, claims and mission are found in the Holy Qur'an.
(i.e. former adherents of Judaism) claim Jesus is the Messiah.
The Book of Mormon
that Jesus is the Promised Messiah.
The disciples of Jesus testify to his Messianic claim.
Jesus' impact on the world demonstrates that he is the promised Messiah of the ancient Hebrew religion.
Some understandings of Jesus as Messiah are illogical.
The life and death of Jesus did not fundamentally change any aspect of life when it happened.
The Jesus story was crafted by splicing together (and improving on) stories from the OT, pagan myths such as the godson, various assorted trinities, and the dying-and-rising-god myth.
Subscribers to Hebrew religion don't believe that Jesus was their Messiah for many reasons.
There is no mention of Jesus outside of religious texts.
Jesus was a
making it unlikely he was a Messiah for another religion.
The answer to the question, “is Jesus the Messiah,”
depending on religious and spirituality beliefs. Therefore, there is more than one right answer for it.
"Jesus is the Messiah" is an
, and so the burden of proof is on believers. Sans scientific/historical evidence of Jesus's divinity, we logically have to operate under the assumption that he was not.
Jesus as Messiah contradicts hundreds of thousands of other religions claiming Jesus is not the Messiah. Therefore, the presence of so many religions that say Jesus is not the Messiah gives more credence to the idea that Jesus is not Messiah.
Jesus is proposed to be a
and therefore not the messiah of the ancient Hebrew religion.
There are other savior Gods with similar stories that predate Jesus. It is possible any one of them, or none of them could be the Messiah.
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