When Did Jesus realize that he was the Son of God?
In Acts 9:20, after the Conversion of Paul the Apostle, and following his recovery, “straightway in the synagogues he proclaimed Jesus, that he is the Son of God.”
Why did they think Jesus was God?
The earliest Christians maintained that Jesus was a human being who was made God – a god – a divine being. Later they ended up saying that Jesus was born to the union of God and a mortal because the Holy Spirit came upon Mary and that’s how she conceived Jesus, so Jesus literally had God as his father.
How did Peter know that Jesus was the Son of God?
In blessing Peter, Jesus not only accepts the titles Christ and Son of God which Peter attributes to him, but declares the proclamation a divine revelation by stating that his Father in Heaven had revealed it to Peter.
What Peter confess about Jesus identity?
What did Peter confess about Jesus’ identity? He declared that Jesus was the Messiah, God’s Son. … The Transfiguration was an epiphany event in which the glory of God was revealed through the Son.
Why does Peter call Jesus Messiah?
Peter was used by God to declare that Jesus was the Messiah– it’s not because he was super smart and studied all the right books (remember, he was a fisherman!), it’s because God chose the right time to use Peter to tell this important truth to the world for the first time.