The Self-Humiliation of Jesus Christ

The Self-Humiliation of Jesus Christ

When describing the Trinity as One Being (μία οὐσία), Three Persons (τρεῖς ὑποστάσεις), Athanasius provides a very straight forward explanation to help us grasp what this might mean.  Some people are confused as to how we can call God ‘One,’…

Jesus Christ – The Rule of Faith

Jesus Christ – The Rule of Faith

The event of the Incarnation of the Son actually happened within our human history.  This astonishing news bears enormous significance for how we are to interpret this event of our salvation. The more clearly we understand the implications the more…

The so-called “Frame.”

The so-called “Frame.”

At theological college, there was a course called theological foundations.  In this course, the lectures outlined the necessary things one should know as the starting point for understanding theology.  These were the required pre-requisite that would determine and shape the…

According to the Nature of Jesus Christ

According to the Nature of Jesus Christ

In the ancient world, there were formal ways of putting forth ideas in the academic sections of the community.  An idea was proposed, it was presented and open to critical analysis where opposing solutions were suggested and then it would…

The Myth of the Moral Platform Pt 3

The Myth of the Moral Platform Pt 3

In my previous two posts it may seem like I am advocating a free for all or as some might say, “Going soft on sin.”  This could not be further from the truth.  If one draws such a conclusion to…