Jesus, “Lamb of God”

In the third chapter of John’s gospel, John recognizes Jesus as the Messiah. John, in ecstatic praise, twice announces that Jesus is none other than the “Lamb of God” (John 1:29, 36). The title, “Lamb of God,” was not a familiar, well-worn title back then. ┬áIt was more the stuff of prophetic poetry than commonContinue reading “Jesus, “Lamb of God””