King of Israel

This is a subsidiary post of Jesus as King.

Related post:  The Sons of Israel

According to Bible Gateway, there are four occurrences of “king of israel” in the New Testament (Matthew 27:42; Mark 15:32; John 1:49; 12:13) and all are included in the list below.  (There are 173 occurrences of this phrase in the Old Testament.)

Matthew 27:42 – “…He is the King of Israel…”

Mark 15:32 – “…this Christ, the King of Israel…”

John 1:49 – “Rabbi, You are the Son of God; You are the King of Israel.”

John 12:13 – “Hosanna! BLESSED IS HE WHO COMES IN THE NAME OF THE LORD, even the King of Israel.”


Zephaniah 3:15  –  “…The King of Israel, the LORD, is in your midst…”

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