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Your question is difficult to understand and rambles a bit. After reading it a number of times I think I can answer by pointing out a few things JWs believe. Jesus is Michael is his pre human existence in heaven and his post resurrection heavenly existence. “The Word”is a title belonging to Jesus as well. Jehovah alone is the Almighty God and Creator. ...


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You say: “Jehovah Witnesses teach that Michael the arch-angel is Jesus.” This is true. The booklet What Does the Bible Really Teach? says this in the Appendix on pages 218-219: “Likewise, the Bible indicates that Michael is another name for Jesus Christ, before and after his life on earth.” After quoting 1 Thessalonians 4:16 it says: “This scripture ...


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Jerry Fallwell on the identity of Michael - BAPTIST "...it is easy to compare him with the similar description of Christ given in Revelation 1:13-15. Because of these similarities, many believe this was a majestic pre-incarnate appearance of Christ, perhaps similar to those of exodus 24:9-11 or 33:18-23 with 34:5-9. THIS IS, HOWEVER, BY NO MEANS CERTAIN, ...


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The basis for my answer is founded on what I understand to be a fundamentally accepted belief by all Christians. I am mindful of what curiousdannii said here: Answers don't have to provide references or quotes to authoritative sources if they think it's common knowledge that denomination X teaches doctrine Y, but authors should be ready to provide them ...


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Reluctance to identify Michael with Jesus may stem from the Biblical distinction between the Son and the angels. For this, see Hebrews 1-2, Colossians 1:15-20, Revelation 22:9, etc. Human beings are "lower" than the angels, the Son is "higher", and through the incarnation he "elevates" humans to a position of superiority over the angels (Hebrews 2:8, 1 ...


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I have never understood the confusion over Daniel chapter 10. 10:5 to 10:30 regards a vision of a man. That man says 'Michael came to help me' in verse 13. The man and Michael are different persons. The speaker in the vision is clearly superior to Michael, for Michael comes to assist. Note that he does not come to 'deliver' but to 'assist'. And the ...


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The "archangel" Michael is named in only three books in the Bible: in Daniel, Revelation, and Jude. While what Daniel and Revelation say about Michael is compatible with the idea that Michael is another name for Jesus, I cannot see how this can be the case for Jude: Jude 8-9 (NIV): In the very same way, on the strength of their dreams these ungodly people ...


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