Is Jesus God Himself? Why Was Jesus Called the Son of God?

Zheng Xi and her husband, Xin Yu, were reading the Bible at home. When she read this verse: “And see a voice from heaven, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased” (Matthew 3:17), she thought: “The Lord Jesus is God’s Son. That’s right. But Sister Gao said there’s only one God, and that the Lord Jesus is the incarnate Christ, is the appearance of God and is God Himself.” Then Zheng Xi felt confused: “Is the Lord Jesus God’s Son or God Himself?” When she was pondering, Sister Gao knocked at their door.

Learn Secret to God’s Salvation From the Story of Zacchaeus

Everyone disdained Zacchaeus because he was a corrupt publican. However, the Lord didn’t discard him because of his sins. Due to the Lord’s love and compassion, he was deeply moved, and thus he repented to the Lord at that time, saying that he would give the half of his property to the poor, and that if he had taken anything from any man by false accusation, he would restore him fourfold. Seeing his such true repentance, the Lord Jesus pardoned him of his sins without considering how he had been a corrupt official. At that moment, Hui’en thought of the Lord’s words in the Bible, “Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 5:3). “Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled” (Matthew 5:6).