A Very Short Explanation of Romans 9.5 [<1 page]
by Sean Finnegan rated at 1.0 (5 votes so far)
Is Paul calling Jesus God or is he praising the Father in Romans 9:5?
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The Creation of Jesus in Colossians 1.16
by Jay Dicken [1 page]
rated at 2 (out of 7 votes)
Jesus existed within the plan of God “before” the creation, and the plan of creation existed “in” him, and came into being “through” him, though he did not personally “create” the universe. As a reward for his faithfulness, God planned on giving him full control over creation, so in this way it was created “for” him. -- 1 Corinthians 3:11; 1 Peter 1:19, 20