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From a Protestant perspective, based on what the Bible says: It is true that angels are spirit creatures, but unlike God, they are created. Although angels were created as an order of creatures higher than humans, unlike humans, they are not created in the image of God (Genesis 1:26). Unlike humans, angels do not have to study the past because they have ...


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How do the Jehovah’s Witnesses understand Hebrews 1? The Jehovah’s Witnesses understand Hebrews Chapter One as an affirmation that the Son of God occupies an intervening rank between the angelic orders and that of Jehovah the Creator within the celestial hierarchy, and that the Son is our ransom sacrifice. The Watchtower Society teaches with regard to ...


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According to Catholicism, why did God create men as men rather than as angels? The question is somewhat speculative in nature. But then speculative theology is considered a great tools to help understand things not clearly defined by the Church. Let me start this answer by stating a rather obscure thought regarding the fall of the evil angels called demons ...


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Paul is quite specific as to how sin entered our own sphere of existence : ... by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned: [Romans 5:12, KJV.] In this particular place he attributes the entrance of sin, into our own realm, to one man. The text you quote in I Timothy enlarges on that ...


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