@Marcie_Bridges “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us.” Matthew 1:23 Emmanuel God with us wherever we go His presence within us around us before us behind us. When the angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream he said that Mary’s child would have two names. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. 22 Now all this was done, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the prophet, saying, 23 Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us. John 1:1,2,14 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God…, Pronoun - third person masculine singular, Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular, A signal, as a, flag, beacon, monument, omen, prodigy, evidence, Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Participle - feminine singular, To bear young, to beget, medically, to act as midwife, to show lineage, Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person feminine singular, Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular, Immanuel -- 'with us is God', the name of a child. Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us. We hear it every Christmas, We read it with every reading of Matthew’s Gospel. Eerdmans, 224 pages, $18. Posted on June 13, 2020 by sgibson. The first name would be “JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins” (Matthew 1:21). I want us to look at this Old Testament prophecy which promises of the birth of the Lord. Emmanuel (Sept., Emmanouel; Heb. Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us. for the LORD hath created a new thing in the earth, A woman shall compass a man. The Scene Luke 2:1-21. His name is called Emmanuel. To have, hold, possess. Matthew 28:20 Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. And His Name Shall Be Called Emmanuel THE ONE WHO IS TO COME by JOSEPH A. FITZMYER, S.J. 14 Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. ESVUK. Matthew 1:23 “Look! In the first chapter of Matthew, Joseph the carpenter is visited by an angel who gives him an important message. Watch Queue Queue. A son, descendent. Verb - Future Indicative Active - 3rd Person Plural. Psalm 46:7,11 The LORD of hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our refuge. Amen. A deity, especially the supreme Divinity; figuratively, a magistrate; by Hebraism, very. Emmanuel Emmanuel. If to some extent it modifies what till lately was the current view as to the meaning of Isaiah's prediction, it meets by anticipation the objection that the narrative was a mythical outgrowth of the prophecy as popularly received. Selah…, Isaiah 8:8-10 And he shall pass through Judah; he shall overflow and go over, he shall reach even to the neck; and the stretching out of his wings shall fill the breadth of thy land, O Immanuel…. ERV. No, He is called Jesus because that is His name. Isaiah 7:14 Immanuel fulfilled in the Old Testament . . Genesis 16:11 And the angel of the LORD said unto her, Behold, thou art with child, and shalt bear a son, and shalt call his name Ishmael; because the LORD hath heard thy affliction. King Achaz had not believed the Prophet's first promise of deliverance from his enemies, Rasin, King of Syria, and Phacee, King of Israel (Isaiah 7:1-9). He gives us this hyperlink: All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had spoken by the prophet: “Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel” (which means, God with us). Joseph Fitzmyer is one of the leading biblical scholars of the past generation. His Name Shall Be Called: Emmanuel. Of unknown origin; a maiden; by implication, an unmarried daughter. AMPC. (Matthew 1:22-23) It is a highly symbolic name, one that refers to the reality that God is with us, visibly brought to fruition through the Incarnation of Jesus. C C/E F C/E Em - ma - nu - el, / Dm7 G Em7 Asus Em - ma - nu - el / C/C# Dm7 G C2 C His name is called Em - ma - nu - el / C/E F C/E God with us, / Dm7 G Em7 Asus Revealed in us / A/C# Dm7 G Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel." `MNUAL; A. V., Immanuel) signifies “God with us” (Matt., i, 23), and is the name of the child predicted in Is., vii, 14: “Behold a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and his name shall be called Emmanuel”. The view thus given deals, it is believed fairly, with both parts of the problem. Isaiah 7:14 Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. In general, when Old Testament statements are said to be “fulfilled” in the New Testament, this is in a heightened, escalated way. 16 For before the child shall know to refuse the evil, and choose the good, the land that thou abhorrest shall be forsaken of both her kings. Some have wondered … 21 And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins. The One Who Is to Come by Joseph A. Fitzmyer, S.J. Revealed in us. Emmanuel Emmanuel. The first person singular present indicative; a prolonged form of a primary and defective verb; I exist. (a) gen: with, in company with, (b) acc: (1) behind, beyond, after, of place, (2) after, of time, with nouns, neut. His name is called Emmanuel. Look, this young woman is about to conceive and will give birth to a son. The question why the Messias was called Emmanuel, or "God with us", admits of a double answer: the name is a pledge of Divine help and also a description of the nature of the Messias. She shall give birth to a Son, and He Shall Be Called “Emmanuel” (Meaning “God Is With Us”). His name shall be called Emmanuel. “They shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us” (Matthew 1:23). Is. The virgin is conceiving a child, and will give birth to a son, and his name will be called Immanuel. The virgin will conceive a child! (a) I call, summon, invite, (b) I call, name. Our God is not distant from us: he is in our very midst. And as the post explains, his birth nevertheless fulfilled the prophecy that the virgin’s son would be called “Emmanuel” in an intensified way, because Jesus actually was “God with us,” which is what “Emmanuel” means. Jeremiah 31:22 How long wilt thou go about, O thou backsliding daughter? Denn Guptill. St. Luke, who narrates the facts with far greater fulness than St. Matthew, does so without any reference to the words of the prophet. 1:23 They shall call his name Emmanuel - To be called, only means, according to the Hebrew manner of speaking, that the person spoken of shall really and effectually be what he is called, and actually fulfil that title. But it says here that He shall be called “Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us.” Matthew 1:23 Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us. And His Name Shall Be Called Emmanuel by Gary A. Anderson October 2008. The Catholic Telegraph / December 14, 2010 / 1.2k. The Church of Christ has, however, rightly followed the Evangelist in seeing in it the witness to a Presence more direct, personal, immediate than any that had been known before. There’s no need to try to support the idea of a literal … Watch Queue Queue Emmanuel I am … Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. She will give birth to a son, and he will be called Immanuel (meaning, God is with us).” Now that’s a familiar verse, isn’t it? Keep your place and turn back to the Old Testament. ESV. Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive Masculine 3rd Person Singular. By Sister Betty J. Lillie, S.C. Fourth Sunday of Advent: Isaiah 7:10-14; Romans 1:1-7; Matthew 1:18-24. Look! AMP. Verb - Aorist Imperative Active - 2nd Person Singular. Apparently a primary word; a 'son', used very widely of immediate, remote or figuratively, kinship. Verb - Future Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular. And You Shall Call His Name Immanuel, Not! Tuesday, December 14, 2010 . Isaiah 8:8 And he shall pass through Judah; he shall overflow and go over, he shall reach even to the neck; and the stretching out of his wings shall fill the breadth of thy land, O Immanuel. Emmanuel! His closeness is as real as a hungry baby awaking Mary and Joseph in the middle of the night. 15 Butter and honey shall he eat, that he may know to refuse the evil, and choose the good. It would be truer to say that it was the facts narrated that first gave occasion to this interpretation of the prophecy. Personal / Relative Pronoun - Nominative Neuter Singular, Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular. Different English translations of the Bible use different translation processes. Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, a virgin will be with child and bear a son, and she will call His name Immanuel. He was given this name because He shall save His people from their sins. Isaiah 9:6 For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counseller, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. In the New Testament, Matthew 1:22-23 confirms that the birth of Jesus fulfilled this important prophecy, stating, "All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had spoken by the prophet: 'Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel' (which means, God with us)." Matthew tells us that this name fulfills an Old Testament prophecy, an Old Testament promise that when Jesus was born His name should be called Emmanuel. Isaiah 8:8 And he shall pass through Judah; he shall overflow and go over, he shall reach even to the neck; and the stretching out of his wings shall fill the breadth of thy land, O Immanuel. A primary pronoun of the first person I. shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, NT Gospels: Matthew 1:23 Behold the virgin shall be with child (Matt. Mat Mt) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools. With the original text of the Bible not being in English, it must be translated. Genesis 4:1,2,25 And Adam knew Eve his wife; and she conceived, and bare Cain, and said, I have gotten a man from the LORD…. Lo! Including an alternate form scheo skheh'-o; a primary verb; to hold. Thus, Unto us a child is born - and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, the Mighty God, the Prince of Peace - That is, he shall be all these, though not so much nominally, as really, and in … Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive 1st Person Plural. Verb - Future Indicative Middle - 3rd Person Singular. To say that Jesus would be called “Immanuel” means Jesus is God, that He dwelt among us in His incarnation, and that He is always with us. “Behold, a virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and his name shall be called Emmanuel” (which means, God with us). Joseph had been thinking about what he should do because Mary was pregnant–and he knew the child was not his. NET Bible. Christ, by the way, is His title; Jesus is His name. I, the first-person pronoun. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons. I am, exist. - Matthew 1:23 Click To Tweet. 24When Joseph woke from sleep, he did as the angel of the Lord commanded him; he took his wife, 25but knew her not until she had borne a son; and he called his name Jesus. She will bear a son, and you shall call his name Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins” (Matthew 1:20-21). and his name shall be called Emmanuel” (which means, God with us). Second person singular imperative middle voice of eido; used as imperative lo! They Shall Call His Name Emmanuel. The names of Jesus Christ multiply due to His divine nature and miraculous work. That is what the name “Jesus” means – Jehovah saves. Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us (Matthew 1:23 KJV). Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+. Behold! He, she, it, they, them, same. You, young woman, will name him Immanuel. This video is unavailable. Why the Different Spelling. Emmanuel.--As spoken by Isaiah, the name, like that of The Lord our Righteousness, applied by Jeremiah not only to the future Christ (Jeremiah 23:6), but to Jerusalem (Jeremiah 33:16), did not necessarily mean more than that "God was with His people," protecting, guiding, ruling them. His name is called Emmanuel. 1:21, Luke 1:31); in this case, the word is used in the sense of “to call” (i.e., “they shall call his name Emmanuel,” cf. Reviewed by Gary A. Anderson. He came of age in the 1960s and 1970s, during the same era as Roland Murphy and Raymond Brown, and it is not unfair to say that under the leadership of these three … Not that the birth in, and by, itself contained its accomplishment: it was rather its pledge and guarantee. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the. Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son . She will name him Immanuel. And then Matthew adds his own commentary. Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Jesus was God making His dwelling among us (John 1:1, 14). But the Lord will still show you this sign: The young woman is pregnant and will give birth to a son. 1In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be enrolled. Behold a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and his name shall be called Emmanuel. Behold, a virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and his name shall be called Emmanuel (which means, God with us) (Mt 1:23) The joy of Christmas is the joy of Emmanuel. “Name,” in this sense, does not refer to the actual name Joseph and Mary were to give to their Son (cf. 0. JOSEPH FITZMYER is one of the leading biblical scholars of the past generation. . Christian Standard Bible See, the virgin will become pregnant and give birth to a son, and they will name him Immanuel, which is translated "God is with us." Matthew 1:22-23 Now all this took place to fulfill what was spoken by the Lord through the prophet: “ Behold, the virgin shall be with child and shall bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel ,” which translated means, “ God with us .” It was more than a watchword and a hope--more than a "nomen et omen"--and had become a divine reality. Nor is his presence some abstract proposition. of adjectives. Matt. 7:14). The, the definite article. Revealed in us. For this reason the sovereign master himself will give you a confirming sign. “ Behold, the virgin shall be with child and give birth to a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel ”—which, when translated, means, “ God with us .”. Of Hebrew origin; God with us; Emmanuel, a name of Christ. Shares. Genesis 3:15 And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel. Eerdmans, 224 pages, $18 . They shall call his name Emmanuel, which means, God with us. God keeps His promises. - Note on the general purport of the Immanuel prophecy, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, OT Prophets: Isaiah 7:14 Therefore the Lord himself will give you (Isa Isi Is) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools. Isaiah 7:14 Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, And they shall call his name Immanuel; which is, being interpreted, God with us. Sunday Scripture: His name shall be called Emmanuel The Catholic Telegraph 2010-12-14. Akin to the base of keleuo; to 'call'. Matthew 1:23 6For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. 23Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us. Jesus was God in the flesh. Genesis 29:32 And Leah conceived, and bare a son, and she called his name Reuben: for she said, Surely the LORD hath looked upon my affliction; now therefore my husband will love me. Matthew 1:23 Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us. See! Emmanuel God with us. A strengthened form of a primary teko tek'-o; to produce, literally or figuratively. 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