Articles

April 25, 2019

What does “making himself equal with God” mean?

James McGrath, John’s Apologetic Christology, pp 77-79. “The Johannine conflict with `the Jews’ over Christology was not about Jesus performing divine functions per se. If Jesus […]
April 25, 2019

A Discussion on the Trinity, 1867.

Between Rev. W. B. H. Beach, of the Christian Denomination, and Rev. Y. Hickey, Presbyterian Minister, held in Presbyterian Church, Greenville, NY., 1867. A Methodist Minister […]
April 25, 2019

What does “Alpha and Omega,” “First and Last” mean in the Bible?

These titles are synonymous but applied in two different ways to God the Father and His Son, Jesus. For Jesus the “first and the last” means […]
March 28, 2019

How God is One but Three!

Jesus is not “a second God” like Philo’s Logos; he is one with the Father, so that those who worship both Father and Son can still […]
March 28, 2019

Trini Vs Trini

Social trinitarians typically look to the Cappadocian Fathers as their champions. As we have seen, they explain the difference between substance and hypostasis as the difference […]
March 28, 2019

“The only true God” Dilemma

For historical, classical Trinitarians, Jesus’ declaration that the Father is “the only true God” in John 17:3 was certainly a problem—not it seems, for modern-day apologists. […]
February 23, 2019

The Only True God = The Father par excellence!

For the Gospel of John “God is the Father, Jesus the Son of the Father” (2 John 3; cp. John 5.18, 25-27, 41-44; 6.27, 43-46, 68-69; […]
February 23, 2019

The Theology of Isaac Newton’s General Scholium to the Principia

“God of Gods, and Lord of Lords“: Stephen D. Snobelen Newton defines the phrase “God of gods” as referring univocally to “God the father…the ancient of […]

There is one mediator between the One God and human beings, Jesus the Messiah, himself human.