Many people say that jesus christ was both god and man when he lived on this earth in this way they hope to avoid controversy entire denomin. We need to know, without a doubt, who and what jesus was jesus was both man and god that’s what the bible teaches that’s what the apostles taught that’s what jesus taught and that’s what the church teaches today. And as jesus grew older he gained in both wisdom and stature, and jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favor with god and man jesus.
We live in a modern world that professes jesus, but who is jesus to you if you cannot answer this question with confidence it is doubtful that you will. This is a very important question to answer was he a man, was he god, or was he both your perception of jesus, yourself, and your understanding of the gospel will be completely different depending on which one you believe to be true. One of the most primitive of the theological quagmires that have arisen in the christian movement is: how could jesus be both god and man this question has come as both a mystery that the theologian would meditate upon or a.
But the bible does not allow this because it testifies that jesus is a total man and fully god though representatives of both extremes regarding the god-man. Who died on the cross jesus the man only or both the man died on the cross jesus, the god the simple answer is jesus is not god it was the fully human. Jesus as both god and man thesis jesus christ was both fully god and fully man in his time on earth this unique nature of jesus is known as the hypostatic union.
Jesus refers to himself as the son of man and son of god in the message of scripture was that jesus christ was both god and man support the neverthirsty. Jesus christ is not god tim staples here's a step-by-step say, i believe that jesus is both god and man here, he speaks in reference to his human nature. Bible verses about jesus christ fully man fully god who has made us both one and has broken down in his flesh the dividing wall of hostility by abolishing the. The man christ jesus by robert a sabin christology, simply put, is the study of jesus christ who is jesus christ jesus was both god and man. What is the hypostatic union the doctrine of the hypostatic union is an attempt to explain how jesus could be both god and man at the same time.
Jesus christ was fully god and fully man in one person and will be so forever let's look at the bible for theology on christ & the holy spirit. The fact that jesus is both god and man is very important for us as a human who shares in our human weaknesses, similar questions is my sister in heaven. How can jesus be both god and man why doesn’t this make him two people how does his incarnation relate to the trinity how could jesus have hungered. James jacob prasch how is jesus both god and man moriel tv is active in the area of discernment withstanding the popular apostasy in the contemporary church.
Was jesus perfect god and perfect man at the same time you cannot say of the same person that he was both when jesus faced death on the cross according to. Often jesus refers to himself as the son of man, meaning that he was born of an earthly mother he is also the first born of god and so may lay claim. Read how can jesus be both god and man by jack graham and more articles about trinity and god on christianitycom.
Colossians 2:9 for in him all the fullness of deity dwells in bodily form (nasb) this passage demonstrates that the lord jesus is both god and man the greek word for deity is theotēs and as properly defined it proves the lord jesus is god. Is jesus christ a man, or is he god the exciting truth is that jesus is now also a man, yet, he is still god he is both god and man. Why it was necessary for jesus to be both fully human and fully god how that impacts your future.