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December 4, 2016

“Christmas” from The Encyclopedia Britannica

(From Old English Cristes maesse, “Christ’s mass”), Christian festival celebrated on December 25, commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ and also a popular secular holiday. According […]
November 1, 2016

Is Jesus “the Mighty God”? A closer look at el gibbor in Isaiah 9.6

From EL GIBBOR: http://www.angelfire.com/space/thegospeltruth/trinity/verses/Isaiah9_6-1.html The two words translated by Trinitarians as “Mighty God” at Isaiah 9:6 are the words “EL GIBBOR” where they translate the word […]
November 1, 2016

Colossians 1.15-17 Explained

From, Christology in the Making by James Dunn. [For modern interpreters the phrase ‘The firstborn of all creation’ v.15b, denotes] precedence in rank rather than priority […]
November 1, 2016

John 17:5: A Verse to Be Trapped By

by Anthony Buzzard Please consider these language facts about things which are held in reserve by God, stored up “with Him.” The Hebrew Bible speaks of […]
October 4, 2016

From “Christology in the Making” by James Dunn

“Incarnation, in its full and proper sense, is not something directly presented in scripture. It is a construction built on the variegated evidence to be found […]
October 4, 2016

From “Jesus Was Not a Trinitarian” by Anthony Buzzard

Chapter 2 Who Was the God of Jesus and His Followers? “Jesus taught no new doctrine of God…The God of whom Jesus speaks is the one […]
October 4, 2016

The Fateful “shift” from Son of God to “God the Son”

By Anthony Buzzard Professor Loofs, writing his history of dogma in 1895 (still not translated into English), spells out in detail the fateful move from Jesus […]
September 3, 2016

On John 1.13

Nor were the Gnostics exempt from such charges, even though, as we have observed, orthodox heresiologists considered them somewhat exceptional in their abilities to find their […]

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