- NAME: Jesus Christ
- OCCUPATION: Biblical Figure
- BIRTH DATE: c. 6 BCE
- DEATH DATE: c. 30
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Bethlehem
- PLACE OF DEATH: Jerusalem
- AKA: Jesus son of Joseph
- AKA: Jesus of Nazareth
- AKA: Christ
- Full Name: Jesus Christ
- AKA: Jesus the Nazarene
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Jesus founded Christianity, one of the world’s most influential religions. His teachings and life are recorded in the Bible’s New Testament and emulated by Christians all over the world.
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When analyzing the relationship of Jesus and Mary Magdalene one must note that when women followers are named, Mary Magdalene is always first. She is noted in the first four gospels as traveling with Jesus from the beginning to the end.
Jesus delivers his sermon on the mount.
Jesus left his childhood home of Nazareth because he heard of a new prophet John the Baptist who preached to the people and proclaiming that God is about to do something new. Jesus goes went John to be baptized.
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At first Pilate tried to pass Jesus off to King Herod, but he was brought back, and Pilate told the Jewish priests he could find no fault with Jesus. The priests reminded him that anyone who claimed to be a king speaks against Caesar. Pilate publicly washed his hands of responsibility, yet ordered the crucifixion in response to the demands of the crowd. The Roman soldiers whipped and beat Jesus,
placed a crown of thorns on his head and then led him off to Mount Calvary.
Jesus was crucified with two thieves, one at his left and the other at his right. Above his head was the charge against him, "King of the Jews." At his feet were his mother, Mary, and Mary Magdalene. The Gospels describe various events that occurred during the last three hours of his life, including the taunting by the soldiers and the crowd, Jesus's agony and outbursts, and his final words. While Jesus was on the cross, the sky darkened, and immediately upon his death, an earthquake erupted, tearing the temple's curtain from top to bottom. A soldier confirmed his death by sticking a spear into his side, which produced only water. He was taken down from the cross and buried in a nearby tomb.
Three days after his death, Jesus's tomb was found empty. He had risen from the dead and appeared first to Mary Magdalene and then to his mother Mary. They both informed the disciples, who were in hiding, and later, Jesus appeared to them and told them not to be afraid. During this brief time, he beseeched his disciples to go into the world and preach the gospel to all humanity. After 40 days, Jesus led his disciples to Mount Olivet, east of Jerusalem. Jesus spoke his final words to them, saying that they would receive the power of the Holy Spirit, before he was taken upward on a cloud and ascended into heaven.
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