The office of Christ as a prophet reveals his glory because through it Christ speaks with authority, and opens hearts to believe in him. Let this article explain.
This is an introduction in a theological dictionary on the significance of Jesus Christ as prophet.
Jesus' teachings pointed to the Father, to people's need, and to his own role. This article discusses the nature of the teachings of Christ and the three themes flowing from them.
The author wants to explore how the doctrine of Christ functioned as wisdom for the early church. He begins by considering a few introductory matters, including reasons to study Christology, and the focus on Christ as wisdom. The author also reflects on the nature and function of Jewish wisdom literature, and how wisdom is reconfigured in Christ.