Articles

July 30, 2018

The Shift from Messiah, Son of God, to Jesus as “God.”

by Anthony Buzzard Lee Strobel in his well known investigation of the Christian faith spoke with an evangelical professor, Ben Witherington. The conversation proceded as follows. […]
June 29, 2018

The Doctrine of the incarnation

By Robert Lawrence Ottley, 1896. It is unnecessary, however, to notice in detail the Messianic conceptions of the apocalyptic literature. In some of the writings of this […]
June 29, 2018

My Lord! and my God!

I do not understand this as an address to Jesus; but thus, ”Yes; he it is indeed! He, my Lord and my God!” Yet, in giving […]
June 29, 2018

John 1.1: The Memra, Word, of God.

It has been said that the Christians came to speak of Christ as the Word, because, in the Jewish Targums, Memra, or the Word, was substituted […]
June 1, 2018

Christ, the creator

The Jewish-Christian worldview presents a series of renewals. First: the world of Genesis underwent a change after the flood (2Pet. 3.3-6; Rev. 6.12-14; cp. Isa 34.4). […]
June 1, 2018

The 195 Occurrences of adoni in 163 Verses

Psalm 110:1 is the most quoted Hebrew Bible (Old Testament) verse in the New Testament! It is quoted or alluded to 23 times in the NT.  […]
June 1, 2018

Who Did Isaiah See? Isaiah 6.1-3; John 12.41

The “Jesus-is-God,” i.e., Yahweh argument: ‘Isaiah said these things because he saw Jesus’ glory as God [YHWH] in a pre-incarnate state.’ What John actually describes: ‘Isaiah […]
May 23, 2018

Confused Cappadocian Fathers

The Great Catechism, chapters 1-4. “…the Christian who combats polytheism has need of care lest in contending against Hellenism he should fall unconsciously into Judaism…Thus the […]

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