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Did Jesus refer to himself as the Jewish Messiah?

Actually, in the New Testament you will find that Jesus did refer to Himself as the Jewish Messiah and that He did say he was the Messiah. Here are a few quotes:

“The woman said to Him, “I know that Messiah is coming (he who is called Christ); when he comes, he will show us all things.” Jesus said to her, “I who speak to you am he.” ( John 4:25-26)

“Jesus answered, “My kingship is not of this world; if my kingship were of this world, my servants would fight, that I might not be handed over to the Jews; but my kingship is not from the world.” ( John 18:36)

“But he was silent and made no answer. Again the high priest asked him, “Are you the Christ, the Son of the Blessed?” And Jesus said, “I am; and you will see the Son of man seated at the right hand of Power, and coming with the clouds of heaven. And the high priest tore his garments, and said, “Why do we still need witnesses? You have heard his blasphemy. What is your decision?” ( Mark 14:61-64)

“Pilate said to Him, “So you are a king?” Jesus answered, “You say that I am a king. For this I was born, and for this I have come into the world, to bear witness to the truth. Every one who is of the truth hears my voice.” ( John 18:37)

“So the Jews gathered around Him and said to Him, “How long will you keep us in suspense? If you are the Christ, tell us plainly.”Jesus answered them, “I told you, and you do not believe. The works that I do in my Father’s name, they bear witness to me.” ( John 10:24-25)(Christ = Messiah)