Barabbas' first name was jesus and translates from aramaic as jesus, son of the father (jesus, bar abbas) but don't confuse him with our jesus, also the son of the father (as jesus liked to call god. Thus, jesus son of god who prays to god as father was imprisoned alongside jesus son of the father the transcendental ego of barabbas and the consciousness of jesus combine to form a single, psychologically-coherent, personal identity. One is named jesus barabbas, jesus, son of the father the other is christ jesus, true and eternal son of the father both also have messianic credentials: one is jesus barabbas, who represents the lies and misconceptions of a fake messiah offering a merely worldly liberation. Ba-rab'-as (barabbas): for aramaic bar-abba = literally, son of the father, ie of the master or teacher abba in the time of jesus was perhaps a title of honor ( matthew 23:9 ), but became later a proper name the variant barrabban found in the 19-harclean syriac would mean son of the rabbi or. According to early greek texts, barabbas's full name was jesus barabbas later texts shortened his name to barabbas abba means father or daddy and appears translated and untranslated in the gospels.
Sir, barabbas means son of the father,(first adam) we were set free by the blood of second adam just an extra note many traditions have barabbas' name as jesus barabbas literally, jesus, son of the father the mortal part of jesus carried our sin, and and became clean. We'll discuss the original greek, plus the words and names barabbas is related to, plus the occurences of this name in the the second part of the name barabbas comes from the semitic word אב (ab), basically meaning father 🔼barabbas meaning the name barabbas means son of the father. Moreover, 'barabbas' is not a proper name or surname per se' (any more so than is: christ), -it is what he was called, -it is, rather, an aramaic appellation, the meaning of which is: bar = son + abba = father (as in 'the father of us all' or 'god'), -thus, we have jesus (the) son of god like it or not.
Barabbas figures here as a sort of alter ego of jesus, who makes the same claim but understands it in a completely different way so the choice is between a messiah who leads an armed if we had to choose today, would jesus of nazareth, the son of mary, the son of the father, have a chance. Barabbas - son of the father did jesus exist: pardoning of barabbas who is barabbas jesus barabbas or jesus christ - dr jerald dirks explores on the deen jesus is not the son of god-he is cleopatra's son fathered by mark anthony of egypt bible proves jesus was not crucified. Barabbas (whose name ironically means son of the father) was a robber or a rebel involved in an insurrection who was imprisoned during the same time jesus was being tried by herod and pontius pilate. The barabbas hot seat the grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our god stands forever last week's teacher mentioned the fact that jesus is in every bit of scripture, new and old the best description of the bible i ever heard is that the old testament is like a jig saw puzzle and.
Despite jesus barabbas' portrayal (exclusively) in the holy gospels as being a notorious robber, murderer and insurrectionist in the crucifixion story, the jews were asked to choose between jesus, the son of the father, and barabbas, whose name also means, in hebrew, son of the father. So barabbas literally means son of the father that might be a kind of descriptive nickname for a mischievous kid whose family always said, he's just like his father but more likely in that culture it was a title of respect for someone with an imminent father—especially if his father was a rabbi. Jesus is the same as joshua, and we read of another jesus in acts 13 in the account of a jewish sorcerer elymas whose family name was bar-jesus, meaning the son of jesus liberation through jesus barabbas.
Therefore, barabbas is the son of the father or the son of his dear father that passover day in ad 31, there was a guilty son of the father—barabbas—and a totally innocent son of the father—jesus christ of nazareth. So, for barabbas, his name starts with bar, so his name means the son of abba or abbas, depending on the aramaic or hebrew well, we've run across this word before abba means father, so barabbas' name actually means son of the father. Barabbas, the rebel murderer of the new testament, was detained along with jesus in many texts he is called jesus barabbas, meaning jesus, the son of the father was barabbas therefore jesus' son - a son who was a part of the same rebellion that jesus himself instigated.
Jesus could well have been known as joshua bar-joseph, or yeshua bar-josephmeaning jesus son of joseph abba is probably most notably known from jesus prayer in gethsemane, 'abba, father,' he said, 'everything is possible for you. Barabbas's name means son of the father bar means son and abba means father in the book of matthew we learn that his full name was jesus barabbas 2 jesus, son of the father. We notice how the name jesus is bracketed, the reason they do that is for the uncertainty of the reading itself as the nab theologians claim also, the reader should be aware of the fact that the name barabbas means son of father in addition, the word messiah simply means anointed.