Mary--Another Redeemer?

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X is an instance of a concrete category, such that: it could have a single instance throughout an interval of time (non-minimal). [1] A substance can be instantiated as an individual, concrete particular, a member of a general kind, that is traceable through a duration of time. [2] The instantiation of a substance possesses the properties predicated of it. It was a real resurrection, not a resuscitation, metaphor, or mistake. These creeds have served to steel the church and, by the gracious and governing hand of God, have guided Christians to proclaim faithfully the gospel.

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Records of the Life of Jesus

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The Protestant Reformation was grounded in what is termed today Reformed theology, but all Protestant denominations owe their existence and Christology to the Reformation. They are not the later narratival adaptation of early Christian theology; they are its foundation. The text says nothing about "another divine being" (or multiple divine beings) at all (in fact, it teaches the exact opposite). That is, teach them also that Jesus had not come to dissolve the law.

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What Ever Happened to Mary

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Eight days later Christ again appeared to His disciples and invited Thomas to inspect His wounds; whereupon Thomas famously exclaimed, “My Lord and my God.” St Peter, the Head of the Apostles, opens his second epistle thus: “Simon Peter, servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained equal faith with us in the justice of our God and Saviour Jesus Christ.” On another occasion Luke recounts that St Peter accused the crowd of having killed “the author of life”.

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The Son of God Beyond the Flesh: A Historical and

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As Jack Rogers explains the principle, we believe that "God continues to guide us and lead us into deeper understandings of biblical truth, correcting our errors."27 Perhaps, as Presbyterians continue to invoke the help of the Holy Spirit as they interpret Scripture in reference to the christology of Christ as the only savior they will be led to deeper understandings of the issue of salvation in Scripture. The general asser�tions come to be qualified in very important ways.

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The Jesus I Never Knew

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The maleness of the historical Jesus undoubtedly reinforced this preference for the male-identified metaphors, such as Logos and "Son of God", over the female metaphor of Sophia" (Ruether, 9). Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever shall do and teach [them], the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven." ("jot or tittle" in modern translations is "not one iota nor one dot".) Have heaven and earth passed away?

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Barth on the Descent into Hell: God, Atonement, and the

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We can and must interpret who, what and where Christ is today in the context of ordinary, complex human relationships. Jesus, who is also God walked on this earth as a man to show each of us the love and patience of the Father. The Trinity’s importance for both the body of the truths of faith and Christian life was repeatedly neglected. He takes the restraints off, and we give in to temptation. Christianity mixed with pagan elements; the Christianity of Augustine's thought. a particular Christian religious system: conformity to the Christian religion or to its beliefs or practices. 1250-1300; Middle English cristianite < Latin chrīstiānitāt- (stem of chrīstiānitās), equivalent to chrīstiān- Christian + -itāt- -ity; replacing Middle English cristiente < Middle French < Latin, as above One does have to wonder, of course, if Jindal and Haley would do as well had they not both been converts to Christianity.

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