70 of 100: Did the Christ pre-exist? Examining the Gospel of John (Ch 1-6)

Please refer to this post for an introduction: 69 of 100: Reasons why Christ did not Pre-exist his birth John 1:1 - That which was from the beginning, Contrasting John’s own interpretation with his gospel record: 1John 1 The Word of Life 1Jn 1:1  That which was from the beginning, v/s Joh 1:1  In the beginning was the Word, … Continue reading 70 of 100: Did the Christ pre-exist? Examining the Gospel of John (Ch 1-6)

68 of 100: On Colossians 2:9 ‘For in him all the fullness of the Deity dwells bodily’

(WEB)  For in him all the fullness of the Deity dwells bodily, (KJV)  For in him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily. The expectation of the Messiah was that he would be a man approved by God. God used Jesus to do his work - i.e. to lead people to himself. This was true of … Continue reading 68 of 100: On Colossians 2:9 ‘For in him all the fullness of the Deity dwells bodily’

65 of 100: On John 1:18 – Can the verse be trusted?

'Can a verse be trusted' raises serious issues and concerns. It also significantly impacts one's faith. However, this post actually shows that for those who believe Jesus as a human being, the text has been preserved from the divisions that occur within the trinity bible translations itself: As noted above, translations do not agree on the … Continue reading 65 of 100: On John 1:18 – Can the verse be trusted?

62 of 100: “In Christ alone” culture goes way back to the gnostics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wNRFumI2ch0 "In Christ alone, who took on flesh Fullness of God in helpless babe" For most christians, Jesus is God and the only true God. The Christian religion is identified as the religion of the God Jesus. The Father and the spirit are secondary. Mother Mary - the mother of God is also more popular than … Continue reading 62 of 100: “In Christ alone” culture goes way back to the gnostics

61 of 100: By Christ’s reverence salvation has come about

Christianity is unique in that: It is a religion that does not know that the name of God YHWH occurs 1000s of times. They believe in a mystery i.e. they do not understand because of their obfuscated theories A religion that is ignorant of their God and Jesus's God. The story of salvation for Christians … Continue reading 61 of 100: By Christ’s reverence salvation has come about

60 of 100: Jesus was a MAN attested/approved by God (YaHWeH) with mighty works and wonders and signs that God (YaHWeH) DID through him and not ‘The gods are come down’

During a visit to the Vatican in 2016, the Audio tour #25 had this phrase: Jesus Christ who works miracles to confirm his divinity Often Jesus' extraordinary miracles is seen as sign of his divinity by trinitarians. Response: Jesus himself said: Joh 14:12  Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me, the works that I … Continue reading 60 of 100: Jesus was a MAN attested/approved by God (YaHWeH) with mighty works and wonders and signs that God (YaHWeH) DID through him and not ‘The gods are come down’