What do the initials INRI stand for?

What do the initials INRI stand for?

Iesus Nazarenus, Rex Iudaeorum
INRI is generally thought of to refer to “Iesus Nazarenus, Rex Iudaeorum,” meaning “Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews,” but apparently there’s more.

Who was the king of the Jews when Jesus died?

Herod the Great

Successor Herod Archelaus Herod Antipas Philip the Tetrarch Salome I
Born c. 72 BCE Idumea, Hasmonean Judea
Died March–April 4 BCE (Schürer) or January–April 1 BCE (Filmer) or 14 January 1 AD (Marvin) Jericho, Judea
Burial Most likely the Herodium

What does the letters Jesus stand for?

JESUS. Jesus Exactly Suits Us Sinners.

What does JHS mean Catholic?

of the name of Jesus
The JHS or IHS monogram of the name of Jesus (or traditional Christogram symbol of western Christianity), derived from the first three letters of the Greek name of Jesus, Iota-Eta-Sigma (ΙΗΣΟΥΣ). Partly based on memories of church decorations.

When was Jesus referred to as the king of the Jews?

Answer: Jesus is referred to as the King of the Jews at two times in His earthly life: at His birth by the wise men (Matthew 2:2) and at His trial and subsequent crucifixion (Mark 15:2).

What does the Bible say about the king of the Jews?

Hebrew: זֶה הוּא יֵשׁוּעַ מֶלֶךְ הַיְּהוּדִים – acronym = ZHYMH (זהימה) In Mark 15:26 the statement is simply, “THE KING OF THE JEWS.”. Greek: ὁ βασιλεὺς τῶν ᾽Ιουδαίων. Hebrew: מֶלֶךְ הַיְּהוּדִים – acronym = MH (מה) In Luke 23:38 the statement is recorded as: “THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.”.

Why did the Jews reject the king of the Jews?

Because this King of the Jews did not fit the ideas they had cherished for thousands of years, the Jews again rejected the One they needed. Many Jews are still waiting for the wrong kind of king. Revelation 19:16 describes the day when Jesus will return to rule over the earth.

Who was the next king of the Jews?

Instead, God chose David to be the next king of the Jews (1 Samuel 16:1). God promised David that his name would be forever associated with the throne of Israel (2 Samuel 7:12–16).