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Answering with scripture, tradition and even with your own experience in life, you should be able to reason which of these two common terms would be preferable. For those reading scriptures, only with faith in it being the word, shows what Christ could not say for an answer: Mat_23:9 And call none your father upon the earth: for one is your Father, ...


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From the Scripture, there is no direct information about the question. But after reading the answers and a little bit of dig into the Bible, I can say that it is probably "Father". And when they saw him, they were amazed: and his mother said unto him, Son, why hast thou thus dealt with us? behold, thy father and I have sought thee sorrowing. And he ...


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This answer is complete speculation, as there is not much scriptural support. After reading through the gospel narratives of Jesus' childhood, I noticed a few points of interest: When instructing Joseph to flee Egypt and head to Israel, the angel does not refer to Joseph as the child's father: saying, “Rise, take the child and his mother and go to the ...


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There's no scripture where Jesus refers to Joseph as father--but that doesn't mean that he didn't, it just means it's not recorded. Other people certainly referred to Joseph as Jesus' father: John 6:42 ESV They said, “Is not this Jesus, the son of Joseph, whose father and mother we know? How does he now say, ‘I have come down from heaven’?” John ...


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Please bear with my non-native speaker's english I feel that expressing the surroundings regarding the question would benefit others or at least make the question more comprehensible. After reading "Jesus - The Pilgrimage", I became an admirer of Jesus, fully divine and fully humane. In understanding Jesus, I hit into a few blocks that confused me quite a ...


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If Mary withheld this mystery from Joseph her spouse, it is more than reasonable to believe that those who knew of it [Joseph, Elizabeth, Mary's parents] left it to God to reveal it at his appointed time. To the General Public, no! as the following passages reveal: Mt 13:55 (RSVCE) 55 Is not this the carpenter’s son? Is not his mother called Mary? ...


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This will be a lengthy answer as I will give you all the pertinent Scriptures along with my understanding of each beginning with the following: All Scripture is quoted from the King James translation unless otherwise noted. Luke 1:26 And in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God unto a city of Galilee, named Nazareth, Shortly after this ...


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Before the birth Mary was the first to know that God would be the Father of her Son; Luke 1:34-35: ‘How will this be,’ Mary asked the angel, ‘since I am a virgin?’ The angel answered, ‘The Holy Spirit will come on you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. So the holy one to be born will be called the Son of God. And Joseph knew ...



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