About Jesus, Paul declares…

About Jesus, Paul declares:

  • He descended from Abraham (Galatians 3:16);
  • he was a descendant of David (Romans 1:3);
  • he was born of a woman (Galatians 4:4);
  • he was humble (Philippians 2:6-7);
  • he did not please himself, but was insulted (Romans 15:3);
  • he instituted the Lord’s Supper (1 Corinthians 11:23);
  • he was betrayed (1 Corinthians 11:23);
  • he was killed by Jews of Judea (1 Thessalonians 2:14-15);
  • he was buried and rose again (1 Corinthians 15:4-8).

Douglas Groothuis, from Jesus in An Age of Controversy, p. 62

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