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Did Jesus say that he is God in the Gospel?

Jesus said he is God in the following verses in the Gospel:

1. Because Jesus is God he can forgive your sin:

“Therefore I said to you that you will die in your sins; for if you do not believe that I am He, you will die in you sins” (John 8:24).

“Jesus came to them and said, ‘All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me’” (Matthew 28:18).


2. Jesus is equal to God:

“Jesus answered them, ‘I and My Father are one.’ Then the Jews took up stones again to stone Him. Jesus answered them, ‘Many good works I have shown you from My Father. For which of those works do you stone Me?’ The Jews answered Him, saying, ‘For a good work we do not stone You, but for blasphemy, and because You, being a Man, make Yourself God.’” (John 10:30-33).

“Jesus said to him, ‘Have I been with you so long and yet you have not known Me, Philip? He who has seen Me has seen the Father; so how can you say, Show us the Father?’” (John 14:9-11).

“The high priest said to him, ‘I charge you under oath by the living God: Tell us if you are the Messiah, the Son of God.’ ‘You have said so,’ Jesus replied. ‘But I say to all of you: From now on you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven.’ Then the high priest tore his clothes and said, ‘He has spoken blasphemy! Why do we need any more witnesses?’” (Matthew 26:63-65).


3. Jesus is eternal:

“I came from the Father and entered the world” (John 16:28).

“now I am leaving the world and going back to the Father” (John 16:28).



Conclusion: Jesus said he is God in the Gospel.

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