Monthly Archives: February 2014

Another blog exchange with the Unitarian David Kemball-Cook

Can we believe David Kemball-Cook’s interpretation of Hebrews 1? I for one am not convinced. It is too strained. According to him the Bible is speaking of the new creation here. But where is it in the text? It’s lurking … Continue reading

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The God of Matthew 28 v 18 is numerically identical with the God of Isaiah 48 v 12

Israel Promised Deliverance Isaiah chapter 48: 12 Hearken unto me, O Jacob and Israel, my called; I am he; I am the first, I also am the last. 13 Mine hand also hath laid the foundation of the earth, and … Continue reading

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My questions to David the Unitarian

@David, You said that when Jesus said “I and my Father are one” it could mean one in purpose, if I remember rightly. If Jesus wanted to say that why did he not say it? Your unitarian Jesus looks befuddled … Continue reading

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A blog exchange between Erasmus and David the Unitarian

@ David, who said: “Thanks. That is why I say it is nonsense to say that a person is just the sum of his properties, and therefore nonsense to say (as Derek did) that Jesus is the divine essence.” and … Continue reading

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My reply to David the Unitarian

Reply to Madmanna and Derek MM “1) I believe that Jesus ( the Son ) is numerically identical to God, i.e. one and the same as Yahweh, the one God of Israel. 2) I believe that the Father is numerically … Continue reading

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Did the Jews lose God’s name? Who is this Deity named Yahweh?

Biblical Astronomer, number 111 15 Who is this Deity named Yahweh? Dr. Thomas M. Strouse1 Introduction The Psalmist David proclaimed, “O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth!” (Ps. 8:1). Certainly the Lord’s name is excellent, … Continue reading

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Can the forgiveness of sins be delegated?

Yes, according to some because of John 20: v 19Then the same day at evening, being the first day of the week, when the doors were shut where the disciples were assembled for fear of the Jews, came Jesus and stood in the … Continue reading

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Jesus legitimizes the secular state and lives a perfect life under pagan rule

Paying Taxes to Caesar (Matthew 22:15-22; Mark 12:13-17) 19And the chief priests and the scribes the same hour sought to lay hands on him; and they feared the people: for they perceived that he had spoken this parable against them.20And they … Continue reading

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Why did Jesus call himself the Son of God?

If Jesus had said “I am God” outside of any context in which at least one other person of the Godhead, usually the Father, is mentioned he would be denying the tri-personality of God. He would be speaking for himself … Continue reading

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Two powerful textual evidences for the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ from the Gospel of John

Jesus claimed to have divine power over his own human soul and body. To cause both to suffer death and be torn apart from each other at the appointed time by his appointed human instruments. To be Lord over all … Continue reading

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