Not Understanding what the Bible Means by “God”

Extracted from the book "The Doctrine of the Trinity Christianity's self inflicted wound" by Anthony Buzzard. A host of problems arises from the traditional proposition that Jesus is "God," in the sense required by orthodox creeds. Does the New Testament really present us with this definition of the Savior, or are we perhaps misunderstanding some … Continue reading Not Understanding what the Bible Means by “God”

Did Thomas believe that Jesus was Lord and God in John 20:28

In John 20:28, Thomas beheld the resurrected Christ and famously exclaimed: “My Lord and my God!” One way to interpret this statement is to assume that Thomas was applying both titles to Jesus. Trinitarian apologists naturally choose this option, and further claim that Thomas was therefore identifying Jesus as YHWH God himself. But Thomas didn’t … Continue reading Did Thomas believe that Jesus was Lord and God in John 20:28