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When the Son Began Speaking, the Father Went Silent

Among the last utterances we have from the Father in the Scriptures is “This is My beloved Son in whom I’m well pleased; listen to Him” (Matthew 17:5; Mark 9:7; Luke 9:35).  That marked the time that the Son began … Continue reading

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There Is Only One Lord

It should go without saying that there is only one Lord.  Nonetheless, the trinity doctrine tries to challenge this idea by saying that there are two or three Lords.  First, trinitarians will acknowledge that Jesus is Lord (which is wonderful … Continue reading

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Does the Son of God Not Grow Up?

The Bible’s doctrine of Christ is that Messiah (i.e. Christ) experiences sufferings, followed by glories (Luke 24:26; 1 Peter 1:10-12).  Of course, there is much more to the doctrine than that – but this represents the outline.  The last of … Continue reading

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Is Jesus Our Brother or Our Father?

Jesus is our brother by virtue of His humanity, and He is our Father by virtue of His deity. To paraphrase, Jesus became our brother in the days of His flesh – that is, from the time He was conceived … Continue reading

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Jesus Is the Father of Spirits

Hebrews 12:9 speaks of Jesus as “the Father of spirits.”  This is, of course, because Jesus is the “Lord” who was spoken of in the preceding verses 5 and 6 who exhorts His “sons,” and because He is the one … Continue reading

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The Father Died and Left All to the Son

God, whom the New Testament calls “the Father,” died and left everything that was His as an inheritance to His Son, Jesus Christ.  For this reason, the New Testament says that the Son was to be heir of all things … Continue reading

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The Transfer from Father to Son…Who Became Father

Jesus said “all things have been handed over to Me by My Father” (Matthew 11:27).  Indeed, the Father designated the Son as “heir of all things” (Hebrews 1:1-2). The reason that all things were being transferred from the Father to … Continue reading

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Jesus Was Not Called “Father” in the New Testament Because It Was Not Yet Time

There is a time for everything (Ecclesiastes 3:1-8).  God does everything in due time.  For this reason we should not grow weary in well doing for in due time we shall reap if we do not grow weary (Galatians 6:9; … Continue reading

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