|Statement||by J. Alex. Findlay.|
|Series||The Cato lecture trust|
|LC Classifications||BT215 .F5 1938a|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||119|
|LC Control Number||39014819|
4. The Bible is a divine book. a. It is inspired by God. i. 2 Timothy 3 – theopneustos – “God – breathed”. ii. It’s origin is from God. 5. God made use of human beings to write down His Word. a. 2 Peter – “ men spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.” b. Buy Jesus Divine And Human. By James Alexander Findlay. Available in used condition with free delivery in the US. ISBN:Price: $ In this essential debate on an all-important topic, two contributors offer competing views on who Jesus is. Combining first-rate Christian scholarship with uncommon readability, this debate offers a treasure trove of biblical, philosophical, and patristic arguments regarding the person of Jesus. Reading this book will challenge you intellectually and nourish you spiritually, deepening your understanding of the most . Jesus overcame his temptations not by relience on some inherent divine dimension, but by the constancy of his will. 7 So we are moved to the conclusion, on the basis of peremptory evidence, that Jesus shared fully our human life. The Divinity of Jesus. After establishing the full humanity of Jesus we still find an element in his life which transcends the human. To see Jesus as a “mere” good man .
In other words, Jesus has two distinct natures: divine and human. Jesus is the Word who was God and was with God and was made flesh (John , 14). This means that in the single person of Jesus he has both a human and divine nature, God and man. The divine nature was not changed when the Word became flesh (John , 14). Instead, the Word was joined with humanity (Col. ). Jesus' divine . The answer here is focusing on the need for a real human nature. Why? Because the penalty for sin requires suffering in body and soul. And only a human can do this (cf. Heb. ; John ). Jesus did not only share in our nature but also he had to identify with us in the experiences of the fall (Heb. ). The Second Person of the Trinity united his human soul perfectly to his Divine Self. In doing so, he bridged the gulf created by sin between God and man. This is one of the reasons that we refer to Jesus by the titles “Son of Man” and “Son of God” without any tension: he’s the perfect God-Man (see Matthew , in which the two titles are used interchangably). Best Sellers Today's Deals Electronics Customer Service Books New Releases Home Computers Gift Ideas Gift Cards Sell All Books Children's Books School Books History Fiction Travel & Holiday Arts & Photography Mystery & Suspense Business & InvestingAuthor: H. D. McDonald.
Jesus has two natures — God and man. The first truth we need to understand is that Jesus is one Person who has two natures: a divine nature and a human nature. In other words, Jesus is both God and man. We will look at each nature accordingly. Jesus reveals throughout the Gospel of John that He is the Messiah and God's Son in human form as He performs miracles and calls people to believe in His name. The book of John is unique among the Gospel accounts in terms of its style and literary design. John claims in the opening chapter that not only is Jesus the Messiah but he's also. Jesus Christ is both human and divine. We, then, following the holy Fathers, all with one accord, teach people to confess one and the same Son, our Lord Jesus Christ, at once complete in Godhead and complete in humanity, truly God and truly human, consisting of a rational soul and body; of one substance with the Father as regards his Godhead. Intersections book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Join Matthew in returning to the source, to the living figure of Jesus. This.