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April 13, 2021

John 1:13 early “virgin birth” proof text

From Extracanonical parallel texts on the Gospels by A. Resch. The pre-canonical text for John 1:13 read as per the agreement of Justin, Irenaeus, Tertullian, Ambrosius, […]
April 13, 2021

God according to the “Church Fathers”

Many point to the earliest Christian writers (aka “Church Fathers”) and decisions by ecumenical councils like Nicea in 325AD., Chalcedon in 451AD as “proof” that Jesus […]
April 13, 2021

The Messiah “in the form of God”

Paul’s command in Philippians 2 calls on Christians to have the same mindset that “was also in Christ Jesus who, although existing (huparchon) in the form […]
March 29, 2021

Only One Person is the Creator

The Bible describes the Father as the singular Creator of Genesis. We know this by the thousands of singular personal pronouns and singular verbs like Gen 1.27. […]