The Life Of Jesus : The Most Extraordinary Of All Time

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The Life of Jesus in my opinion was the most extraordinary of all time. He is a huge public figure and performed many miracles. He is one of the most talked about people in History. From his life brought about the religion of Christianity.
It all started when Jesus was born around 6 B.C. in Bethlehem. His mother was Mary who was a virgin and she was engaged to Joseph who was a carpenter.
Jesus was born during the reign of Herod the Great, who upon hearing of his birth felt threatened and tried to kill Jesus by ordering all of Bethlehem’s male children under age two to be killed. But Joseph was warned by an angel and took Mary and the child to Egypt until Herod’s death, where upon he brought the family back and settled in the town of Nazareth, in Galilee according to the Gospel of Matthew (2:1).
Jesus was conceived by a miracle of the Holy Spirit before the couple had any sexual relationship. Mary was a young, poor female and had all the characteristics that would make her deemed unusable by God for any major task in her time. But God chose Mary for one of the most important acts of obedience He has ever demanded from anyone.
God allowed himself to be born a man so that he could live and suffer among us. To also serve as perfect atonement for our sin and offer forgiveness and salvation to anyone who believes. “He is regarded as the incarnation of God by most Christians. His teachings and deeds are recorded in the New Testament, which is essentially a theological…
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