Isaiah 9:6 ESV

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

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What about Jesus and literal interpretation of Isaiah 9:6? |
 by Dr. Mike SpauldingQuestion: "For a child will be born to us, a Son will be given to us; And the government will rest on His shoulders; And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace." Isaiah 9:6
Isaiah 9:6, Is Jesus the Everlasting Father? |
When Isaiah 9:6 says that Jesus' name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, etc., it is not saying that Jesus is the eternal Father but that He has the characteristics of God. In other words, Jesus has all the attributes of God--including eternality.
To Us a Child Is Born
To a people waiting in darkness, enslaved to sin, in need of rescue, a child is born.
Isaiah 9:6, Jesus the Mighty God |
Isaiah 9:6 plainly teaches that Jesus will be called "Mighty God," a title used in the very next chapter for Jehovah. This is a clear prophecy that the Messiah would be the one true God. Jesus is the "mighty God" upon whom we are to call.
The Government on His Shoulders
Politics and government. We seem to see them as necessary evils, bringing frustration in the present but still giving us hope for the future. Our contradictory attitudes about politics are revealing....
How Can Jesus Be Our Everlasting Father?
David Sunday on the everlasting nature of Christ's fatherhood.
Isaiah 9:6 Unto us a Child is born |
Isaiah 9:6 is a prophecy that is fulfilled in Jesus who was born so that He might die. In the birth of Christ is our redemption, our blessing, our cleansing, and all our hope.
Isaiah 9: 6,7 | Bible Exposition Commentary
This is a prophecy of the coming rule of Jesus on earth. These verses gather into one announcement the predictions of the birth, the deity, his ...
How Can the Child Who Is Born and the Son Who Is Given Be the "Everlasting Father"?
"Of all the names attributed to Jesus in Isaiah 9:6, Everlasting Father intrigues me the most because it's the one I understand the least. How can Jesus the Messiah, the second person of the Godhead, be called Everlasting Father?"

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