Category Archives: Theology

Does the Bible teach that there is only one God or many gods?

One God or many gods? at Triablogue Steve Hays provided an excellent quote by Bruce Waltke that refuted Peter Enns’ comment and some liberal theologians/commentators about “many gods”. Then I added some comments: (edited here a little for smoothness) Was … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Demons / evil spirits, Monotheism vs. Polytheism, Mormonism, Psalms, Sam Shamoun, Theology, Theology of God

15 Early Church Christians who used the word “Trinity” before 325 AD

Posted in Apologetics, church history, The doctrine of the Trinity, The rule of Faith, Theology, Theology of God | 6 Comments

The True God, the Holy Trinity, is relational, and helps us understand our need for relationship.

Here is my response and interaction with an article at Triablogue: “Christianity is a relationship, not a religion.” Interesting. Why are relationship issues only a “feminine issue” ? or why is that “a rather feminine view of Christianity?” You are … Continue reading

Posted in Relationship with Jesus Christ, Sanctification/Holy living, Spiritual growth, The doctrine of the Trinity, Theology, Truth, worship | 5 Comments

The God-centered Gospel

https://tabletalkmagazine.com/article/2012/04/god-centered-gospel/ by Michael Horton Here is a good portion of the article:  (go to the link to read the full article) One of the great places where this gets worked out in Reformed theology is the covenant of redemption. Also … Continue reading

Posted in Prayer, Relationship with Jesus Christ, The doctrine of the Trinity, Theology, Theology of God, Truth, worship

The book of Leviticus and Isaiah 53

    See how Isaiah 53 is a continuation/ development of the teaching and theology of substitutionary atonement for sin and how a Rabbi admitted that the Day of Atonement is parallel with Jesus of Nazareth, the Messiah.  I would … Continue reading

Posted in Atonement for sin, Bible Study, Leviticus, Old Testament book study, Substitutionary Atonement, The Atonement of Christ, Theology

An Excellent argument vs. Muslims on John 17:3

Denis Giron wrote: in combox of discussing with Muslims at Blogging Theology   “Regarding John 17:3, the Father bears the title μονος αληθινος θεος. I see the Son bearing nearly identical titles, such as μονογενης θεος in John 1:18, and … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Deity of Christ, Islam, Muslims, Theology

Long Before the Council of Nicea of 325 AD, the early Church taught the Deity of Christ

https://www.str.org/blog/nine-early-church-fathers-who-taught-jesus-god#.Wk9rlFQ-dTY    

Posted in Apologetics, church history, Council of Nicea, Deity of Christ, early church history, Theology