The saint meets those who in Jewish wise object to the order of the words:
In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Ghost, 461 more words
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Objection is taken to the following passage:
You have loved them, as You have loved Me. To remove it, he shows first the impiety of the Arian explanation; then compares these words with others; and lastly, takes the whole passage into consideration. 1,029 more words
Wishing to answer the above-stated objection somewhat more fully, he maintains that this request, had it not been impossible in itself, would have been possible for Christ to grant; especially as the Father has given all judgment to Him; which gift we must understand to have been given without any feature of imperfection. 1,863 more words