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A basis for understanding can be found in the Council of Chalcedon: "We, then, following the holy Fathers, all with one consent, teach men to confess one and the same Son, our Lord Jesus Christ, the same perfect in Godhead and also perfect in manhood; truly God and truly man, of a reasonable [rational] soul and body; consubstantial [coessential] with the ...


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Trinitarians believe that Jesus being human does not contradict his status as God (or as the Spirit). Even though Jesus is God, he made himself into physical human being, and through this he was able to experience life fully as a man. Philippians 2:5-8 KJV Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: Who, being in the form of God, thought it ...


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The answer to your question is a qualified yes. If we are to accept that all Scripture is inspired by God, then we can logically deduce that Jesus gave these predictions to Isaiah to write. Whether or not those exact words are the utterances of a pre-incarnate Jesus or not is not worth arguing in that they are so accurate that whether they came from Isaiah ...


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Regarding the term ἐκπορεύομαι We have to keep in mind that Trinitarian doctrine and the technical terminology surrounding it did not stabilize until the Fourth Century A.D. The creed commonly called the Nicene Creed would be better termed the “Nicene-Constantinopolitan” Creed, since it incorporates material that was elaborated not only in the ...


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Opening From a Catholic Perspective, no one can understand scripture unless the LORD opens their mind to understand it, and ordinarily through the ones to whom the understanding was first imparted. Thus the Ethiopian Eunuch had Philip and St. Paul had Anani′as and other disciples at Damascus. Therefore it is in the New Testament we come to understand who ...


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Normally I do not even attempt to answer if there Catholic are LDS questions since I know so very little about either, however the problem of understanding that God is a spirit and accurately what it is. Seems to plague all the denominations. Therefore; I have decided that I will undertake to try to help clarify the concept and characteristics of the ...


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What is “spirit” in Holy Spirit? Spirit = pneuma Vines definition primarily denotes the wind" (akin to pneo, "to breathe, blow"); also "breath;" then, especially "the spirit," which, like the wind, is invisible, immaterial and powerful. What can be confusing is that the word "spirit" can be used in different ways. God is called a spirit to differentiate ...


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Gnostic Light To correctly answer this question the titles need sorted into the two logical descriptors of God. Does the title apply to that of Existence (The Father) or does the title apply to that of Understanding (The Son of Existence). Though as a quick answer, because all understanding does exist. All that is understood comes from Existence. Since ...


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Traditionally, the divine name (YHWH aka "Jehovah") is associated with God the Father - the God of the Old Testament. Jesus is associated with God the Son, the incarnation of the Godhead. Traditionally, the LDS answer is very straight-forward: God the Father is one distinct person, Jesus is another. From a non-Trinitarian perspective this is very easy to ...



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