Occam’s razor is about eradicating nonsense; but, unfortunately, word count is often ascribed more importance.
Take your pick out of the following five, which includes your two examples:
- "People who followed Him referred to the Lord as Christ."
- "People who followed the Lord referred to Him as Christ."
- “People who followed Christ, referred to him as Lord.”
- “His followers referred to Christ as Lord.”
- “Followers referred to Christ as Lord.”
Following The Messiah Is About Life After Death With Reality Being The Focus