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In answer to user3512 redirected here from Which are the exact differences between catholics and Christians? I. "I think the whole bible is canon for all of them though, I've also hear that new testament can maybe be considered as a whole canon for Christians." Not exactly : Catholics entrust particularly the Gospel, within the new testament, as the record ...


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Based on your comments, I understand that you are interested if any sort of ontological arguments have been made for the existence of God in a Trinity; and not whether "The Ontological Argument" - usually assumed to mean the medieval argument of Anselm of Canterbury for the existence of God - has been used to prove that God exists in a Trinity. Oxford ...


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Introduction In language, words convey a meaning or idea. Much like the word Trinity conveys a theological concept that most protestants believe is found in scripture, the word "Trinity" itself is never found. This word was coined to describe an idea which previously had no accurate descriptor. Similarly, while the word ὁμοούσιος (homooúsios) which means ...


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The teaching that Jesus Christ is "of same substance with the Father" is evident in the Bible. Pauline Witness Galatians 4:8, Romans 1:20 and Acts 17:29 all spoke of God's nature (divinity) and in Colossians 2:9, Jesus is said to be having God's very own nature in his bodily existence. For the entire fullness of God's nature dwells bodily in Christ, ...


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Okay, thanks to @KorvinStarmast's comment, the following shows that the reason that they chose this unscriptural term is that they could not find a single term in scripture that said what they wanted it to say: http://legacy.fordham.edu/halsall/basis/nicea1.txt EXCURSUS ON THE WORD HOMOUSIOS.(4) The Fathers of the Council at Nice were at one time ...



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