The world has really latched onto one of the many titles given to Jesus Christ.
Specifically, the title can be found in Isaiah 9:6.
“For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.”
This is mentioned because earlier today, someone pointed out a magazine cover with a picture of someone purporting to be Jesus and the HUGE headline underneath the picture read “Prince of Peace.”
The person who pointed out the magazine then mumbled some words about “Prince of Peace.”
That same person appeared a bit surprised when it was mentioned that Jesus Himself had a somewhat different view–at least for the short term.
“Think not that I am come to send peace on earth: I came not to send peace, but a sword.”
[For all of the unbelieving readers: Matthew 10:34 is NOT a contradiction of Isaiah 9:6. Matthew 10:34 is only a bit of additional information.]
Has the reader ever associated Jesus Christ with a SWORD?
It is not YET too late: there is still a LITTLE time to change direction (repent), place your faith (hope) for the future entirely on Jesus Christ and enter the kingdom of heaven.
DOES the reader believe he is saved?
DOES the reader believe he is NOT saved?
THE GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST
“Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye stand; By which also ye are saved, if ye keep in memory what I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain. For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:
And that he was seen of Cephas, then of the twelve: After that, he was seen of above five hundred brethren at once; of whom the greater part remain unto this present, but some are fallen asleep. After that, he was seen of James; then of all the apostles. And last of all he was seen of me also, as of one born out of due time. ”
–1 Corinthians 15:1-8
“For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.”
[Portions of this piece appeared originally in End Times Prophecy Headlines: March 9, 2022.]
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by Jeremiah Jameson
–with Mondo Frazier
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