Question: was the Messianization of Jesus a means or a goal?

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Giuseppe
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Question: was the Messianization of Jesus a means or a goal?

Post by Giuseppe » Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:53 am

Said otherwise:

Did the scriptures & prophecies need to be realized because Jesus had to be the Jewish Messiah?

Or did Jesus need to be the Jewish Messiah because the scriptures & prophecies had to be realized ?

The answer to this question is the key to realize why Jesus was euhemerized.
Nihil enim in speciem fallacius est quam prava religio. -Liv. xxxix. 16.

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