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"He Passed Them By"

Mark’s account of Jesus’ walking upon water includes an odd detail: when he approached the disciples’ boat, “he would have passed them by” (Mk 6:48). Why? 176 more words

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“…it is completely misguided to imagine that the agony of temptation overcome
is less than the agony of temptation yielded to. On the contrary,
to yield to temptation isĀ 

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Why Do Christology?

Why do Christology? Mackintosh suggests that four motives may be found in the New Testament itself:

  1. It was believed that Jesus was the fulfillment of OT prophecy, and that God’s revelation ended with him.
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Faith & Christology

Christology isn’t recognised by my computers dictionary, this does nothing however to reduce it’s importance in the place of Christian theology. It is crucial to understand who the person of Christ is to even begin to appreciate the Christian faith as a believer, but we cannot base our knowledge of Christ on purely historical information and I hope to cover some ground on this in my post. 490 more words

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Saviour (Savior)

. . . for to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. Luke 2:11

Messiah is a helper, not your best buddy, not a sugar daddy, but a savior.

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CHRIST IN US; CHRIST AS US; CHRIST THROUGH US

The history of Christian theology reveals that there has been far more written about the believer’s being “in Christ” than has been written about Christ being present and active in, as, and through the Christian. 8,377 more words

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