What does Jesus mean when he said blessed are those who have not seen and yet have come to believe?

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People who believe in Jesus who haven't seen him believe by faith and are blessed as opposed with people who actually walked with him, having had an extra reason to believe. It's easier to believe what you see than what you don't see.
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When will Jesus come take his believers to heaven?

No one knows when Jesus will return to take believers to heaven. And there is no signs given that gives us a clue except clues to the Second Coming of Christ to earth. Many say that there is a period of 7 years between the coming of Jesus for His children and the Second Coming, and now many in this ( Full Answer )

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oh the blind man cried..i cannot see...thou son of david,have mercy on me..then Jesus stooped..so sweet and low. and he said arise..thy faith hath made thee whole..if Jesus said it..i believe it..his word cannot lie..if it's written in the bible,i'll believe it til i die..tho'the mountains be remove ( Full Answer )

Why do Muslims believe in the 2nd coming of Jesus?

Answer A Because Muslims believe that Jesus Christ (peace be upon him) will be the only one who can defeat the anti Christ and the nonbelievers. We believe that Jesus Christ (peace be upon him) did not die, but was lifted bodily, by the All Mighty God, to heaven. It was only made to appear that he ( Full Answer )

Do Christians believe the Messiah is yet to come?

Christians believe that the Messiah came once to live on earth as a human, and that He is now in Heaven, and will come back someday. So we are expecting His second coming, not His first coming.

What does you haven't seen anything yet mean?

It's a formal version of the phrase "you ain't seen nothing yet", which means that a lot is yet to be reveiled. If someone does something cool or something, he might use the phrase to imply that although what he just did was a hard thing to do he is capable of doing some even more impressive thing ( Full Answer )

Do Jews believe that Jesus has already come?

Some Jews may personally believe that Jesus was a real, historical person, but do not believe that he was their promised Messiah, nor that he was the Son of God. To further clarify, the Christian concept of Messiah simply does not exist in Judaism. According to the Tanach (Jewish Bible) God will ( Full Answer )

What do you call those who believe in the imminent return of Jesus Christ?

ANSWER . For one, Jehovah's Witnesses not only believe in the return of Jesus Christ, we believe thet events on earth such as war, eathquake, famine, disease, crime, lack of security, and the critical times we live in, are proof from the Bible that Jesus has already returned, in the sence that he ( Full Answer )

Who said The best is yet to come?

"The Best Is Yet to Come" was sung by Frank Sinatra in 1964 from his album, It Might as Well be Swing. It's one of the many songs he is known for and it is the last song he sang in public.

In what city were those who believed in Jesus first called Christians?

Antioch. . Acts 11:26 (King James Version) . 26 And when he had found him, he brought him unto Antioch. And it came to pass, that a whole year they assembled themselves with the church, and taught much people. And the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch.

What does 'blessed is the fruit of thy womb Jesus' mean?

This sentence is taken from the prayer, the "Hail Mary" and the Gospel of St. Luke 1:42 "Blessed art thou among women and blessed is the fruit of thy womb." The "Hail Mary" is addressing Mary, the mother of God. It is her womb that is being spoken of in this sentence. The fruit of Mary's womb, that ( Full Answer )

What happen to those who don't believe in Jesus?

Jews and Muslims go to heaven; Daoists are reincarnated until they achieve perfect knowledge and goodness, as are some Buddhists. Atheists are buried and their existence comes to an end, just as they believe that the existence of all people ends at death, regardless of beliefs.

Do muslims believe jesus will come again?

Yes, Muslims believe that Jesus will come again before the Resurrection Day. They believe that Jesus is not yet dead but he was risen by God to the Heavens and that He will be back again and calls people to worship God as the one and only one God with no partner and no son. Then he will die as other ( Full Answer )

Jesus said come as you are?

when jesus says come as you are ge means come as yourself and dont act like anyone else because he loves you

What did Jesus mean when he said he was a messiah?

The Hebrew word Messiah means "the anointed". In earlier times, kings were anointed to show that they were accepted as rightful kings of Judah; the practice was also followed when high priests were appointed. The Greek translation of Messiah is Christ . After the Babylonian Exile ended the J ( Full Answer )

What did Jesus mean when he said 'do this in memory of me'?

Jesus knew his time on Earth was short, and the Holy Prophecy was at hand. Therefore, he gave his disciples the Holy Sacrament, symbolic of his body and his blood. It is a covenant for us to be "Christ-like". So when he says, "Do this in memory of me", he's telling them (and all of us) to be Christ- ( Full Answer )

Do those who celebrate Kwanzaa believe in Jesus Christ?

Not necessarily. Kwanzaa is not a religious holiday, despite popular belief. Contrarily, it is a cultural celebration originating only a few decades ago. It was created by the people of Africa and celebrates their culture.

Who do Muslims believe come after Jesus?

Of course, Muslims believe that Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) is the God prophet who came after prophet Jesus (or Eissa) peace be upon him. They believe that prophet Muhammad is God prophet and messenger; who followed Jesus; to convey to all people the God revelation of Qur'an that was reveal ( Full Answer )

If Jesus is supposed to be fully God and yet fully man while on earth how could he have said that no one has seen God at any time as he does in John 1 18 and 6 46 and not be lying?

John 1:18 No one has ever seen God , that is, in a full and complete way (cf. 6:46 ), but some people did see partial revelations of God in the OT. To see God in Christ would be far better (see 14:6 ). Some ancient manuscripts say "the only Son" here (see esv footnote), but the earliest manuscrip ( Full Answer )

Is it the Jewish belief that Jesus has not come yet?

Christian Answer Jesus was a Rabbi. So he taught the Jews. Yes, The Jewish know Jesus was real, but they do not believe he was THIER messiah . Even though Jesus said he was saving all people, they are still in trust of the Lord to send their "Jesus" or messiah. Jewish Answer The previous ( Full Answer )

Did Jesus walk away from those who would ot believe?

Jesus walked for three and a half years with his 12 disciples, and many times he told them off for their lack of faith. Even Judas, who never really believed in him - Judas walked away from Jesus. Jesus did not walk away from him.

What did Jesus mean when he said Woe unto women that give suck in those days?

Jesus mentions this within His description of the coming "Great Tribulation" [Matt.24:9-29], as it's come to be called. A prophesied unprecedented time like no other in world history. It's a pivotal sign He says to watch for that leads to His being revealed to the world as its "King" and the establ ( Full Answer )

What is the meaning of blessed are those who mourn for they shall be comforted?

One must first understand what the 'mourning' is which Jesus is referring to. It's not referring to mourning in general. James 4:8-10 explains that our own sinful state and subsequently our alienation from Jehovah God , should be a cause for mourning. They are 'comforted' when they learn that ( Full Answer )

What verse of the bible that God mention those who believe the son Jesus Christ cannot come to the father?

You probably mean John 14:6 below: . Jesus answered, "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me [John 14:6]. And what did Jesus mean by "No one". What about all the men and women who have lived and died before Jesus was born and who did not know o ( Full Answer )

What does it mean when jesus said come and see?

The only time that it is recorded that Jesus said this, is in response to a question from two of his disciples as to where he was staying, and his answer is to your question too: Master,) where dwellest thou? He saith unto them, Come and see. They came and saw where he dwelt, and abode with hi ( Full Answer )

Who said 'Believe in the Lord Jesus Christ and you will be saved'?

Acts 16:29-31 - Then he called for a light, ran in, and fell down trembling before Paul and Silas . And he brought them out and said, "Sirs, what must I do to be saved?" So they said, "Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and you will be saved, you and your household." [NKJV]

What is Jesus' teachings about those who are blessed?

A: The most famous of these teachings are the eight beatitudes found in Matthew , four of which are in Luke , although with some differences. This four are believed to have been copied by both authors from the hypothetical 'Q' document, a book of sayings attributed to Jesus, and could therefore ( Full Answer )

What does it mean if you seen Jesus?

It means you are dead to the world and alive in him, OR it could mean you have his back....unless you see his face.

What did Jesus mean when he said if those days were not shortend?

The word shortened means 'cut short.' Short of speeding up Earth's revolutions and making the days themselves subsequently "shorter," (which could be an implication but most likely isn't [See Jeremiah 33:19-22]) we are left with the understanding that it is the number of days that are cut short. ( Full Answer )

What did Jesus mean when he said believe for the very works' sake?

Here is the Scripture that you refer to: Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me: or else believe me for the very works' sake (John 14.11) Jesus said this in response to Philip's question, "Lord, shew us the Father, and it sufficeth us." (John 14.8) Philip was one of Jesus' twel ( Full Answer )

Do the Mormons believe that Jesus as already come?

Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (or "Mormons") do indeed believe that the Savior has already come to the earth, and that he will come again. He was born in the meridian of time to a young woman named Mary, and ministered to the Jews before being crucified and resurrected. ( Full Answer )

Which apostle only believed after he had seen Jesus?

A: Any suggestion ofdoubt is totally absent from the synoptic gospels ( Matthew,Mark and Luke ), but John's Gospel casts Thomas in therole of the doubting apostle, especially in the resurrection storyof John's Gospel. When Jesus appeared to the assembled disciples on the evening ofhis resurrect ( Full Answer )

What did Jesus mean when he said his time is not come yet but your time is always ready?

John 7:1-9 The Jewish Feast of Tabernacles was at hand in Jerusalem and Jesus' unbelieving brothers asked Him why are you waiting around, go to the feast. Jesus answered them saying "My time has not come yet." In other words Jesus was completely dependant on the Father's direction and the Father had ( Full Answer )