Likewise, while on earth, Jesus still possessed all power because He was still God. This is what, after all, the great Rabbi Akiba seems to have believed about bar-Kochba. He was considered a problem by the unbelievers just as Christians today are considered a problem by the trinitarians who continually accuse the true believer of disseminating dangerous views.
I have a houseplant in my living room, which someone gave me some years ago. Just as the Renaissance by its study of Greek enabled Erasmus and others to go behind the Vulgate and discover meanings in the NT which nobody had suspected and which proved quite revolutionary, so I believe that the explosion of study of Second Temple Judaism in our day enables us to go behind the received ways in which we have understood the words, sentences, paragraphs and chapters of the NT.
Today we do it by the pen or by the tongue, while previously and originally, it was done by the sword of a Roman emperor. Concerning Tertullian, in my book Suns of God: Luke, one of the gospel writers, says of Jesus, "he presented himself to them and gave many convincing proofs that he was alive.
Mainly the "three-Gods-in-one" heathenistic cults will continue to ignore the truths of the greatest and most beautiful commandments and principles written so clearly in the Word of God regarding the identity of Jesus Christ. There is nothing in the original Greek or Aramaic texts to cause the translators to endeavor to make the Judeans say that Jesus Christ made himself God.
The portrait has been redrawn. It is all false. Unchanging Immutable Immutability is also a unique characteristic of God. Hence, this is a unique characteristic of Deity. Acharya S, The Christ Conspiracy: If you have been studying Absolute Bible Study teachings, you should know the following by now: A sword was thrust into his side to confirm his death.
The earliest explanation circulated was that the disciples stole the body while the guards were sleeping.
So we should conclude that anything they taught about Him had His approval. The Lord Christ is not the sun that was made, but He by whom the sun was made.
Jesus acted and spoke as if he thought he were a one-man counter-temple movement. But, as with some icons, not least the famous Rublev painting of the three men visiting Abraham, the focal point of the painting is not at the back of the painting but on the viewer.
We are enabled to discover meanings in our beloved Gospels, and hence meanings in our beloved Jesus, which we had never suspected and which may again prove quite revolutionary.
The language used was that the one God exists in three persons Father, Son, and Holy Spirit ; in particular, it was affirmed that the Son was homoousios of the same being as the Father. All those rows of images on your standards are the appendages of crosses; those hangings on your standards and banners are the robes of crosses When the light goes on, however, a feeling of security results.
Who can forgive sins, but God alone. Perhaps it is because systematic theologians seem so much more at home with the patristic concepts and technical terms and how they work than with the biblical ones, which they have assumed to be of little value for serious constructive systematics, perhaps because of what their post-Enlightenment biblical teachers told them when they were students.
God cannot cease to be God and cannot cease to have the character of God. One reason is the variety of locations, times, people. Robert Taylor likewise wrote about Christ as the sun, paying for his insight with two prison terms for "blasphemy.
Jewish-style monotheism meant living in this story and trusting in this one true God, the God of creation and covenant, of Exodus and Return. Is He all-powerful omnipotentall-knowing omniscientand everywhere present omnipresence.
This is the God given saving story of a muddled, often disobedient people who nevertheless carried within them the holy seed, the seed of promise. Either Jesus is far greater than just a man or just a prophet, or else He is a fraud, a cheat, and a liar.
Demonstrating the copious substantiation for Israelite sun worship, especially as concerns the main Jewish god, in Yahweh and the Sun: What are we therefore saying about the earthly Jesus. To claim He possesses these qualities when He is not Deity would be blasphemy. Who can forgive sins but God alone.
Now watch this verse: Because He made it, it belongs to Him, and He has the right to do all whatever He chooses with it. His body was placed in a solid rock tomb, where a very large boulder was rolled down to it, to secure the entrance.
It follows that He must possess the characteristics of God. Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in Amazon's fulfillment centers, and we directly pack, ship, and provide customer service for these products.
Any discussion about Jesus Christ must be approached with reverence and awe. Jesus occupies a unique place in God’s plan. He is the source of salvation, and central to God.
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