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Considering Propositions
27-04-2009, 11:20 AM
Post: #23
 
I am not sure that I should expect any sort of end point to be reached on our reflections about each of these credal propositions, so perhaps I'll just drop the next phrase into the thread and we can think about it in the same way.

We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ, the only-begotten Son of God, begotten of the Father before all ages.

I cannot help switching into Christological Controversy mode here, but I will resist that taking over, and will instead say that what strikes me first is that here in this exposition of the Trinity we find that there is humanity. The basis of our faith, of our life, is that one who could be seen and touched and who walked on our earth as true man, is nevertheless the only-begotten Son of God.

If the relationship of creator-creation is one in which we all find a common experience of the Fatherhood of God, then we also share in this relationship of brotherliness with the Son of God. He truly became as we are, apart from sin, and shared in our life as a brother, even though he is God before all ages.

Father Peter
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Considering Propositions - admin - 08-04-2009, 09:33 PM
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