"Immanuel" is not so much a proper name as it is a DECLARATION of a NEW REALITY. Jesus is not called Immanuel, He IS the IMMANUEL. He is the Word made flesh: fully God and fully human. The Immanuel is not so much a name as it is the FULFILLMENT of ALL THINGS.
From Sunday's morning sermon | ADVENT: SHE WILL NAME HIM IMMANUEL | Scripture: Isaiah 7:10-17 | Listen to sermon online | Watch a video of the service