In this pluralistic world we live in, we must cling to, live out, and shout high and low that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God.
“Yes, Lord,” she told him, “I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, who was to come into the world.”
The biggest question everyone has to face up to in their life on this earth is ‘Who is Jesus?’ The identity of Christ is a theme that runs through all the gospels, and it was a dispute about his identity that caused his earthly persecutors to execute him.
Many people today are happy to accept Christ as a great teacher, a good role model, an ethical historical figure, but none of those matches up to the truth that Martha articulates in this verse. C.S. Lewis said that Jesus was either mad, bad or God, either lunatic, liar or Lord. In the pluralistic world we live in, we must cling onto, live out, and shout high and low, that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, come into the world.