Tuesday, 4 February 2014

Jesus, The Good Shepherd, The Great Shepherd and The Chief Shepherd

Jesus is referred to as a Good Shepherd who died for his sheep, the Great Shepherd who conforms the sheep to his image and the Chief Shepherd who will come again to reward his true sheep.

Good Shepherd - John 10:11 “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.

Great Shepherd - Hebrews 13:20 Now may the God of peace, who through the blood of the eternal covenant brought back from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great Shepherd of the sheep,

Chief Shepherd - 1 Peter 5:4 And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory that will never fade away.