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Does the New Testament state that Jesus Christ is the 'image' and the 'likeness' of God?

I believe that Adam prefigures "him that was to come" in the area of representational or 'federal' headship. This prefiguring is mentioned in the long parenthetic encompassing verses 13-17 ...
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If God was not created, and He is eternal, the why was His form - i.e. the Holy Spirit and His Son, perfectly suited to salvation?

God is infinite fullness. There is no place in Him for necessity as He is complete. Light does not need a darkness to illuminate to have a purpose. Water does not heed a thirsty mouth to exist. ...
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If God was not created, and He is eternal, the why was His form - i.e. the Holy Spirit and His Son, perfectly suited to salvation?

John 1:1 says In the beginning was the word and the word was with God and the word was God. God has no beginning and he has no end that is why he is called the uncreated creator. God came as a man ...
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If God was not created, and He is eternal, the why was His form - i.e. the Holy Spirit and His Son, perfectly suited to salvation?

The Bible is clear that God was not created, that he is without beginning and without end, therefore - eternal. There is no "if" about that, as your comment clarifies. The question is asking ...
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If God was not created, and He is eternal, the why was His form - i.e. the Holy Spirit and His Son, perfectly suited to salvation?

This is neither a shallow nor a quickly explained aspect of the nature of God so I'll keep it short; questions and pushback will abound either way. The Son is Logos (John 1:1), which is to say not ...
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If all persons of the Trinity have the same/a united will what does Jesus mean in John 6:38?

I'll keep this one short: Jesus in His human body had emotions, pains and all other characteristics of Man. While I am not a scholar, and I'm sure the original Greek would provide insights, I'm ...
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If all persons of the Trinity have the same/a united will what does Jesus mean in John 6:38?

If Jesus had a dual nature, both a perfect man and The perfect God, wouldn't be logical that both wills be in sync with each other. Why not take John 6:38 just as it is written. Anything added to this ...
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Which Person of the Trinity is the Ancient of Days sitting on His throne?

The Ancient of Days is God the Father Daniel 7:13: 13 “In my vision at night I looked, and there before me was one like a son of man,[a] coming with the clouds of heaven. He approached the Ancient of ...
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