A culturally relative perspective to the Hebrew Messiah
New King James Version (NKJV)
“21 For to me, to live is ‘Christ’ (ha-Mashiach: the-Anointed, the-Consecrated Person, etc..) and to die is gain.”
A call to be set-apart to the Word and Works of Israel’s ‘Elohiym – as YH’shua was set-apart to the Word and Works of Israel’s ‘Elohiym: The Obedient son. ‘The anointed’ (ha-mashiyach).
Christ (not found in Hebrew): Messias (in Greek): 3323. Messias mes-see’-as of Hebrew origin (4899); the Messias (i.e. Mashiach), or Christ:–Messias.
Messiah (in Hebrew): Mashiyach: 4899 mashiyach maw-shee’-akh from 4886; anointed; usually a consecrated person (as a king, priest, or saint); specifically, the Messiah:–anointed, Messiah.