Interesting Facts About Jesus Christ You Probably Didn't Know

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Jesus Christ will come again, that is what The Holy Bible tells it's people. Christians believe that Jesus is the rock and salvation. In fact, the meaning of the word Jesus summons to 'saves' or salvation.

It is rightly said that Jesus saves sinners and when he comes to earth on the final judgment day, he will take his people to the promised land.

In The Holy Bible, the name of Jesus appears 900 times. However, the name Christ is not a name but a title and it means the 'anointed' one. Jesus Christ was anointed with the power of Holy Spirit and was the promised saviour. The word Christ also marks more than a 500 times in the Holy Book.

Jesus Christ is well known among other religions. In fact in the Holy Quran, His powerful name is mentioned more than once and it is said that his presence on earth will come again. In the Holy Quran it is also mentioned that Jesus began speaking 2 days after he was born, and this fact is a miracle. Today, Boldsky has put together some of the interesting facts about Jesus Christ, we think you are not aware of.

Take a look at some of these facts related to Jesus's birth and his life.


Jesus Food Habits

In the Old Testament it says that Jesus ate butter and honey and also ate broiled fish and honeycomb. He also ate bread which was the staple food for man in those years.


His Profession

People called Jesus a carpenter (Mark 6:3), and He was known as a carpenter's son (Matthew 13:55). This is what is mentioned in the Holy Book, which makes us belief that Jesus was a hardworking man.


His Birthday

Over the years, we have celebrated Jesus's birthday on 25th December, which is also considered as Christmas. However, the interesting fact about Jesus's birthday is not known. Scholars only claim to say that He was born in early Spring or Winter.


Jesus's Family

Jesus had several half brothers and sisters. At least some of his brothers were named James, Joses, Simon and Judas but there was no name of his sister in The Bible.


When Jesus Was On The Cross

Did you know this interesting fact about Jesus Christ? When he was hung on the cross at the time of his crucification, Jesus sang the Psalms which quote, ""Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani!"which means, 'My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?'


The 12 Disciples

The 12 disciples whom Jesus loved and cared for at his time were actually in their late teens. They preached the word of God around the world and spoke of Jesus Christ.


Jesus's Cousins

John the Baptist was Jesus' second cousin. Mary (the mother of Jesus) and Elisabeth (the mother of John) were cousins to Jesus Christ.

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Story first published: Friday, December 11, 2015, 15:05 [IST]
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