messiahship
noun see messiah

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  • Messiahship — Mes*si ah*ship, n. The state or office of the Messiah. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Messiahship — noun a) Having the position of, or being ordained by God as the Messiah. b) His miracles furnished evidence of Jesus claim of Messiahship. See Also: Messiah …   Wiktionary

  • messiahship — noun a) Having the position of, or being ordained by God as messiah. b) His miracles furnished evidence of Jesus claim of messiahship …   Wiktionary

  • messiahship — mes·si·ah·ship …   English syllables

  • messiahship — noun the position of messiah • Derivationally related forms: ↑Messiah, ↑messiah • Hypernyms: ↑position, ↑post, ↑berth, ↑office, ↑spot, ↑billet, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Messiah — Messiahship, n. Messianic /mes ee an ik/, adj. Messianically, adv. /mi suy euh/, n. 1. the promised and expected deliverer of the Jewish people. 2. Jesus Christ, regarded by Christians as fulfilling this promise and expectation. John 4:25, 26. 3 …   Universalium

  • Chabad messianism — Main article: Chabad Part of a series on Chabad Rebbes of Lubavitch …   Wikipedia

  • Sabbatai Zevi — Sabbatai Zevi, (Hebrew Name 1|שַׁבְּתַי צְבִי|Shabbetay Ẓevi) (other spellings include Sabetay in Turkish, Shabbethai, Sabbetai, Shabbsai; Zvi; Sabbetai Tzvi; he was also known by the acronym ש״ץ Shatz) (August 1 1626 – possibly September 17 1676 …   Wikipedia

  • Messianic Secret — A theory about the gospels. It was observed by William Wrede [[➝ Wrede, William]] in 1901 that the inconsistencies in the narrative about Jesus in Mark render incredible some accounts of the life of Jesus. It is not possible to trace how Jesus… …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • Sabbateans — Also not to be confused with Subbotniks or Sabbatarians. Note: Most Sabbateans during and after Sabbatai Zevi were Jews and practiced only Judaism, whereas the Donmeh officially practice/d Islam and are not regarded as Jews. Sabbateans is a… …   Wikipedia

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