Explaining Matthew 28.19 [56:27]
by Steve Katsaras rated at 1.8 (9 votes so far)
This text has widely come to be known as the Trinitarian baptismal formula - baptism into the threefold name. This is perhaps the strongest text found in the Bible that supposedly proves that God is a plurality of persons, spoken directly by Jesus himself! Is this assertion true? Is Jesus advocating 3 divine persons within the one essence of God by introducing this formula? The following is a study of the text using a range of methods to highlight the weight of evidence for/against each argument.
These books, written by people from diverse backgrounds, express the simple truth that God is one. Some of them are more scholary while others are more autobiographical. In addition, a few of them are available to read online. If you would like more in depth treatment of christian monotheism, these books are the next step to take. Note: if you know of other books, not listed here, please leave us feedback.
Who Do YOU Say That I Am?
by Scott Ross [31:15]
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Who do people say Jesus is? There are lots of opinions. But more personally, who do you say Jesus is? Jesus asked his disciples the same question. And the Apostle Peter gave the right answer. It should be the same answer for us today. Jesus was no ordinary man. He was "the Christ, the son of the living God." How will that fact change your life? Scriptures: Matthew 16:13-17; Psalm 2; Psalm 42