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Does God Have A Body

Does God have a body like you and me or is He formless? Scriptures to back up your response please.

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The bible teaches that God the Father does not have a physical body. Matt 4:23-24 God is spirit. John 6:46 Jesus says no one has seen Him. Heb 1 He is invisible. So God is spirit and does not have flesh and bones, Luke 24:39. Does God the Father have some kind of heavenly body? Passages speak of Gods hands spreading out the heavens, stretching out his arms, breathing out his nostrils. Although I think many of these passages are action descriptive, I wouldn't limit God by saying that he doesn't have some form of heavenly body. It would not be limited to time and space, and unlike anything that we could know. At the same time, I cannot disagree with other scripture, or disagree with Jesus and say that God the Father has a body of flesh and bones.
---jerry on 7/9/09

When he took on a body. It was a body like you and I have why? Because he had to be both God and man. Where the Bible says Jesus set down the right hand of God. You have symbolism, something you and I as human beings can understand namely the right hand.
---Mima on 4/22/08


---Nicole on 6/25/08

God the Father is Spirit and has no form, the Holy Spirit is also Spirit and has no form. It has representative forms such as the dove and oil, etc. Jesus Christ, on the other hand, was Spirit until He came to earth and took on human form. He will forever be human. He is in heaven now with His Father, in His glorified body in which He was seen here on earth before ascending to be with the Father. We, too, will have a glorified body, much like Christ's glorified body, which is our mansion that Christ's tells us is being prepared for us in heaven.
---Debbie_Jo on 6/25/08

The bible is rich in doctrines.(II Timothy 3:16) It is clear that there is one God in three persons.(I John 5:7)That is the trinity, and one of those persons is a man, the man Christ Jesus.(I Timothy 2:5) This God has manifested Himself in the flesh, preached in the world, believed on, and recieved up into glory.(I Timothy 3:16) We have also seen the the fullness of the Godhead in Christ.(Colossians 2:9) Christ has never stood alone even from the beginning, John 1:1-2 In the beginning was the word and word was with God and the word was God. The same was in the beginning with God. Jesus has never stood alone but rather He was God in the beginning who created all things by that power.
---Anthony on 6/25/08

John 1:3 All things were made by him, and without him was not anything made that was made. Notice the verses after the semicolon is backing up the previous thought and now saying if you erase Jesus from the picture you erase everything. John 4:24 is speaking of the doctrine of the Father as a Spirit, deity. It is clear that the Father and Son are one. (John 10:30) He that acknowledgeth the Son the same hath the Father also.(IJohn 2:23) John 4:16 no man cometh unto the Father but by me. Phil 2:11 & Rom 14:11 Every knee shall bow and every tongue shall confess that Jesus Christ is Lord to the glory of God the Father. II Cor 4:6 Christ is to be glorified. Simply put God is a man getting the glory. Give the glory to God! Praise the Lord!
---Anthony on 6/25/08

...And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: (Gen 1:26) and even though God has features that resemble what we have in flesh and blood ...God is Spirit (John 4:24) ...because God The Father and Christ have a spiritual nature, the glory of their spiritual nature looks different then what man is made of as a mortal being (Rev 1:13-18)
---Rhonda on 4/23/08

The Church of Christ is the body of God on earth.
---frances008 on 4/22/08

Not a body like you and I. He of course can assume that body or any other shape He wants. It is very interesting that the Lord Jesus Christ. When he took on a body. It was a body like you and I have why? Because he had to be both God and man. Where the Bible says Jesus set down the right hand of God. You have symbolism, something you and I as human beings can understand namely the right hand.
---Mima on 4/22/08

God is a spirit and a Person. If you will look under the heading attributes you will find that God can do more for man or woman that we can do for each other. Even hold you with His arms, all though His arms are not like ours.>>Apart from the true religion found in the Bible, no system of religion has a God who is both infinite and personal. Also, God is an immaterial spirit. Gen. 1-1. In Isa. 46:9-11. I am God, and there is none like me. Get to know God you will understand.
---catherine on 4/22/08

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Eyes were created for humans to see from their perspective in physical space. We have feet to walk on the earth. A behind to rest and eliminate waste.

God is MIND..Sprirt. He can walk in a body if he wants..but he doesnt have a body by nature. He is not in the universe--the universe is IN HIM
---john on 4/22/08

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In this body that Almighty God has..

Where do his feet go? On eternal ground that always existed? How about his backside--is there an eternal chair that always existed for him to sit on?

Think logically, God created everything except himself. If anything existed with him too--that too was God. Only God is eternal. So if there are no other objects--what is the purpose of God having feet or eyes by nature
---john on 4/22/08

God is one of the Elohim, Yaweh is the Elohim who created Adam. God does have a body. He walked through the garden while Adam was playing "hide and seek". God has a hand, a face (that noone has seen), feet and hands. All of the Elohim have these things. We were created in their image. What we have, they have. God's body does not negate that he is a spiritual entity. We are spirits held captive in our bodies.
---Rich on 6/8/07

Jesus said God is a Spirit John 4, and Jesus is the expressed image of the God-head bodily, and 1 John 4:12 says that no man has seen God so Moses in the cleft had to have seen Jesus an OT Christophany.
---Phillip on 5/21/07

Yahweh, is Sprite only
The Holy spirit, is spirit only
Christ had a body while on earth so he could relate to us and be the perfect sacrifice; but my be in a spirit mode now.

They are three distinct enities members of one devine family. Both Christ and the Holy Spirit are subordinate to Yahweh.
---notlaw99 on 5/2/07

Yes karen, Jesus existed long before he created his own incarnation in Bethlehem. Jesus in Hebrew is called "Yeshuah", meaning "Salvation." "Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day: and he saw, and was glad. Truly, truly, I say to you, Before Abraham was, I am." John 8:56,58.
---Eloy on 8/27/06

Jerry 6593 - The reason I responded to you was to clarify that it is Jesus only Who has a body, and that otherwise God is spirit. You seemed to imply that because Jesus has a body therefore God has a body. No, God is spirit. It is surely a mystery. Sorry if there was any confusion.
---Helen_5378 on 8/27/06

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helen, Jesus is God himself, therefore God himself has a body. He can walk on top of the water, he can move himself through the air. He can dematerialize it and rematerialize it, he can ascend up into the highest heaven with it and descend down to earth, and even into the lowest hell with it, just as he has all done, and which is recorded in the Scripture.
---Eloy on 8/27/06

I am with Karen, Ramon & Bruce.
Mima, Jesus must have been a different person, otherwise He would not have prayed to His Father. And yet by the mystery of the Trinity, He was God.
---alan8869_of_UK on 8/27/06

So Jesus is a part of God that broke off?
---MikeM on 8/26/06

GOD is a spirit. He made his goodness pass before moses. exodus 33:19
In exodus 33:20 he said thous canst not see my face: for there shall no man see me, and live.
in exodus 33:22 God covers a clift of a rock with his hand! and moses saw only his back parts and not his face.
I believe this was the spirital hand of GOD's glory..I can only imagine what it looked like. Maybe like a hand, I don't know. One day we will know, when we get to heaven.
---Bill on 8/26/06

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In John 4:24 it is said that God is spirit(see also Luke 24:39; Romans 1:20; Colossians 1:15; 1 Timothy 1:17)- who among you will call the Word of God a liar?
---Ramon on 8/26/06

Helen: The quote I gave (Luke 24:39) was after Jesus' sacrifice on the cross and after His resurrection. He stated in His own words that He does have a physical body, even now. There is no scriptural evidence that His physical nature has changed after that (Luke 24:39) statement.
---jerry6593 on 8/26/06

#3.Christ, the eternal God, became a human being (Phil 2:5-9). Humanity and deity were united together in him. In a humble way he enterned human life with all the limitations of human experiences.
Christ had a "Physical Body" on earth. However that does not mean that he had a "Physical body" before (John 17:5). The bible said he BECAME, Not was. Jesus says that the Father is a spirit, not that the Father has a spirit; this means that he lacks a body entirely.
---Ramon on 8/26/06

#2.Christ was divine ("the Word was God"), having the same nature and essence as the father (Col 2:9). Even though Jesus is God, the bible states "The World was made flesh"(John 1:14).
The Son of God took on human nature but without sin.Christ left heaven and entered the condition of human life through the gateway of human birth (Through the Virgin Mary: Luke 1:27, Mat 1:18) and became the God-Man. The "Word" became, not was , Flesh.
---Ramon on 8/26/06

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John 1:1 "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God".

John begins his Gospel by calling Jesus "the word" (Gk logos). Christ was preexistent"with God" before the creation of the world(Col 1:15). He was a person existing from eternity, distinct from but in eternal fellowship with God the father. To say Jesus is the father as well as the Son is incorrect.
---Ramon on 8/26/06

jerry6593 ,
The body Jesus has was specificaly created when he was concieved in Mary. It looks like a man because it is that of a man. That does not speak to the question. Does God in His eternal form, as creator of the universe, have a body? Does God (the Father), who Jesus said is a spirit, have a body? Are you calling Jesus a liar? He is the one who said that God is a spirit.
---Bruce5656 on 8/26/06

III. One of the main reason why Catholics say, that Mary is the mother of God is the reason you give on the Trinity and the reason they boast to that effect. They forget that Jesus was a person, existing in essence as 100%men and 100%God. The person given birth was Jesus the men. Mary is not the mother of God but the mother of Jesus the person. God is spirit and no one has seen Him.
---karen on 8/26/06

11. Ramon is correct in his answer. The term person does not mean a distinction in essence but a difference in substance in the Godhead. A subsistence in the Godhead is a real difference but not an essential difference in the sense of a difference in being. Each person subsists or exists "under" the pure essence of deity. The Bible clearly affirms the full deity of the three persons of the Godhead.
---karen on 8/26/06

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No Eloy, Jesus was the incarnation of God in the flesh. 100% men and 100% God in the person of Christ. When born, there was not two people, He was one person All flesh, and All spirit. There was no Jesus before He was born, the name was given to Him when He was born. Christ existed from the beginning as the Word. Who took the form of man as the person of Jesus, and that is why His name is Jesus Christ and the reason you don't see the name of Jesus before His birth.
---karen on 8/26/06

While in total agreement with jerry, I want to go one step farther, I believe the body of the Lord Jesus Christ is in fact God's body. Jesus said I and the father are one. The Scriptures say that Jesus was all of the GOD head bodily. It seems very easy to understand.
---mima on 8/26/06

Jerry6593 - Yes, Jesus Christ did have an earthly body. However, God Himself does not have a body. Jesus' body was for the Sacrifice of Himself on the Cross for sin. Otherwise, God is spirit.
---Helen_5378 on 8/26/06

Luk 24:39 Behold my hands and my feet, that it is I myself: handle me, and see; for a spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye see me have. Jesus says that He has a body - who among you will call Him a liar?
---jerry6593 on 8/26/06

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Jesus is God.
---Eloy on 8/26/06

Sue.#4 To say that God has a physical body is incorrect.
Having the "image or "likeness" of God means, in the simplest terms, that we were made to resemble God. Adam did not resemble God in the sense of Gods having flesh and blood. Scripture says that "God is a spirit"(John 4:24) and therefore exists without a body. However, Adams body did mirror the life of God,he was created in perfect health and was not subject to death.No one has disprove John 4:24.
---Ramon on 8/25/06

Sue.#3.That which is beyond the finite must, by definition be infinite and the Bible states that God is beyond creation (1 Kings 8:27; Job 11:7-9; Isaiah 66:1-2; Colossians 1:17). That which is physical cannot be infinite - for you cannot add finite parts together until they reach infinity.

Certain groups, like the Mormons, have committed the error of saying that God the Father has a body, and have thus become anthropomorphites, people who say that God has a human form.
---Ramon on 8/25/06

Sue.#2.Jesus says that the Father is a spirit, not that the Father has a spirit; this means that he lacks a body entirely. As Jesus tells us elsewhere, "a spirit has not flesh and bones" (Luke 24:39).

Philosophically the same truth comes through. All that is created is necessarily finite and limited. But the first cause (God) is uncreated, and therefore must be non-finite, or infinite.
---Ramon on 8/25/06

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Sue. Both the Bible and good philosophy report that God is non-physical - spirit. In John 4:24 it is said that God is spirit(see also Luke 24:39; Romans 1:20; Colossians 1:15; 1 Timothy 1:17). This is why no material thing was to be used to represent God (Exodus 20:4).

Therefore God is spirit as opposed to physical / material in His Being. This does not mean He cannot localize a physical appearance of course, but as such God has no limits to His being.
---Ramon on 8/25/06

God is omnipresent Spirit and he also has a pierced body. There is only one God, not two or three, or more. Hear O' Israel, YHWH our God is one. Only Jesus is God. "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and God was the Word. And the Word became flesh." John 1:1,14.
---Eloy on 8/25/06

Thank you Daniel again for your answer. It was a good answer and well put. Very helpful to the many that continue to insist they have seen God or those that say in the word movement that God has hands and is 6 ft tall. Are people that see Him while shaving or in the shower. God is Spirit.
---Lupe2618 on 8/25/06

greetings,for sue,jesus spoke of our Father stating "you have never heard his voice or seen his shape".to compensate and revealate for mortal mans un spiritual eyes ,jesus said "if you have seen me ,you have seen my Father".jesus also continued to say that "God is spirit".jesus as we imagine him is the closest image of God as we can is a pity that the jews forbid paintings,but i suppose the painting would be worshiped and not the Spirit.
---earl on 8/24/06

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Genesis 1:26 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth. vs 27: So God creadted man in his own image, in the image of God credated he him, male and female created he them.
---shira on 8/21/06

Daniel,I love your answer and I have never heard a sermon concerning this. It is really not a big deal if God does or does not have a body. I never said he had a physical body anyway. I said God made us in his image and we have body parts. Now where do you think we got them from? Nothing like this is in our church covenant. It is really a small matter but the question made me dig deep in my bible. Thanks Daniel
---shira on 8/21/06

Just wanted to point out that there's antoher blog similar to this one here: How Is Man in God's Image?.
---danie9374 on 8/21/06

The injunction that no man can see God and live is clear in the OT. We have Moses beig lifted by God, and seeing the hindermost parts..of God, but not his face. (physical) In the stream Jacob declares, "I have seen the face of God and my flesh holds on!"(I still live) Gen32
---MikeM on 8/21/06

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Thank you for that! That was well said.
---Bruce5656 on 8/21/06

[-3-] a head, even a brain and many other parts like our own bodies? No, it's not by our physical appearance that we're made in 'the image of God' but rather by our minds and spirits (for "God is spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth." John 4:24). I pray that all of us would use those minds God gave us, to dig into Scripture, but also worship Him for the truths He's given us to live our lives by! Amen.
---danie9374 on 8/21/06

[-2-] teach the "image of God" (cf. Genesis 1:27) that men and women are endowed with refers to all the non-corporeal (non-physical) aspects of our being! Our intellectual, moral and spiritual; (others would also add volitional and emotional) aspects, the nature of humans that not only separates us from the animals, but makes us similar (albeit in a very limited way by comparison) to God! Doesn't a monkey have hands, feet,... [cont.]
---danie9374 on 8/21/06

[-1-] Shira (and ANYONE having a problem with this topic), I suggest you ask your own Pastor(s) and Elders to discuss this issue with you. E.g., if you think any Baptist church is going to say God the Father has a permanent body (not just possibly temporary theophanies); well, I'd like to see that in their Statement of Faith. None of the Baptist denominations or associations I know of would ever teach that. All 'Biblical churches' (in contrast to cult groups calling themselves 'Christian')... [cont.]
---danie9374 on 8/21/06

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lee, I can only speak truth, and I always do speak only the truth:
"And Iaacob called the name of the place Penuel: for I have seen God face to face, and yet survived is my life. Blessed they of clean heart: for they will see God. All things are given to me of my Father: and no one knows the Son, except the Father; nor does know anyone the Father, except the Son, and to whomever will the Son reveal." (Genesis 32:30; Matthew 5:8; 11:27). Please read John 14:21,23; I John 3:6.
---Eloy on 8/20/06

No one has seen God. Not any human. They have seen the person of Jesus the 100% man, but God is Spirit and has no body. He is revealed in nature, in His word, and in the incarnated Word-Christ Himself. God can be just and the justifier of him who believes in Jesus (Romans 3:26). So please Eloy, state facts not fiction. Read your bible and understand that no one can see God, at least not yet, one day we will. Matthew 5:8, "for they shall see God." not yet happened.
---lee_1 on 8/20/06

No one has seen God. Not any human. They have seen the person of Jesus the 100% man, but God is Spirit and no one has seen Him. Please Eloy, state facts not fiction. Read your bible and understand that no one can see God, at least not yet, one day we will. Speak Truth.
---lee_1 on 8/20/06

bruce, to answer your question....I don't know why God put the wings in there. I suppose he can take what He wants since He is God. The fact remains we have a body in His image so you tell me why all the scripture I gave does not mean He has a body. When we get to heaven, we will have a robe of pure white and a new body. Is that going to be a spirit? Maybe.
---shira on 8/20/06

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Jerry; Yes theophany ,Greek theo God, 'phainein' meaning to show forth, Your further spin on the terms meaning is definitly idiosyncratic jargon, unique to your theology. "temporary form of a man in order to interact with any given individual."
I dare say it goes much, much deeper than that. All the times in the OT such interactions are dealt with there is an esoteric interplay, our Jewish friends knew about.
---MikeM on 8/20/06

Jesus is God, and those of us who know him and have seen him, know that he has a very real and eternal body. Please read Matthew 5:8; John 1:1; Colossians 2:9.
---Eloy on 8/19/06

When God appeared to men in the form of a human, we call that appearing a theophony. It is God taking upon himself the temporary form of a man in order to interact with any given individual.
If you believe that God has a physical body, what do you do with John 4:24, "God is a Spirit?"
Shira has declined to answer my qestion so I will put it to you. Please read my post to her below on 8/18/06 and give us your answer.
---Bruce5656 on 8/19/06

God said. "Let US man a man in Our image." (Gen 1:26) Note Genesis 5:3.''He (Abraham) becams a father, and bore a son in his LIKENESS..

Also, with WHOM did Jacob wrestle in the Jabbok(stream) in Genesis 32?

At Mamre, Abraham ate with WHO? Do spirits eat?
---MikeM on 8/19/06

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I do not believe that being 'made in God's image' is referring to our physical appearance at all. If we tell a thalidamide victim that they are 'in God's image' they would be correct to assume that God had no arms or legs (or whatever they were lacking). An 80 year old lady told me just before she died that she hoped that the new body that Jesus had for her would not be remotely like the old one because that one had given her a life of problems and pain.
---emg on 8/19/06

If you are going to take the litteral approach rather than the anthropomorphic one, you must be able to explain why we do not have wings as God is described as having wings. See danie9374 comment below. It reduces your credibilty to just reiterate your position and not deal with her comments.
---Bruce5656 on 8/18/06

God does not have the same body as me, but I am made in the image of God. If God did not have the body parts as the bible describes, then why do we have arms, feet, eyes and etc???
---shira on 8/18/06

Dottie, using "my own" choice of scriptures should mean using the whole thought. You left out the first part vs5-10. You know, the part about "Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus, who, being in the form of God, did not consider it robbery to be equal with God."...etc. You can have your threesome. Let me have my one God.
---mikefl on 8/18/06

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(5) take on a body of flesh as we have. Now this blog would have to encompass all other discussions of the Triune nature of God as well! Let's conclude here by saying, in answer to the question 'Does God (implying all that God is, or all members of the Trinity) have a body like you or me?' We should simply say NO; even though the Logos did become the God-Man as Jesus to die for our sins, neither God the Father, nor God the Spirit did so.
---danie9374 on 8/18/06

(4) not only spoke with, but also saw God as if He were a man? First, not all of these must be interpreted literally. The Hebrew phrase 'walked with God' does not necessarily require God had to physically appear beside them; it may only speak of a life characterized by obedience. However, in passages like Genesis 18:1 f.(where the LORD "appeared to" Abraham), this could either be an angel representing God or a 'temporary pre-figurement' of Jesus; who would one day... [cont.]
---danie9374 on 8/18/06

(3) Much more could be said along these lines, but the point is: Literal passages of Scripture have priority over the others when deciding on issues such as this. It's only because we as humans couldn't possibly understand God as He really is, that such language was used. Consider His omnipresence; in Jer.23:24 the LORD says He fills the heavens and the earth! What localized real body could do that? None. What about passages that imply people... [cont.]
---danie9374 on 8/18/06

(2) (v.16)who alone possesses immortality and dwells in unapproachable light, whom no man has seen or can see. ..." Passages such as those ref. by Shira are said to be 'anthropomorphic language' used of God to help humans understand His actions. HOWEVER, if you want to consider such words as literal, you must also say that God has real wings (cf. Ruth 2:12; Psalm 17:8; 36:7; etc. and in Ps.91:4 it says He will cover you with His 'feathers'!). [cont.]
---danie9374 on 8/18/06

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(1) Shira and OTHERS who say God does have a real BODY: That does not agree with SCRIPTURE! John 4:24 is one of a few clear verses on this subject; "God (the Father) is spirit" (not human). Also cf. Luke 24:39 "...spirit does not have flesh and bones..." (as opposed to what Mormons teach about God the Father). A somewhat related passage is 1Timothy 6:15-16's "...He who is the blessed and only Sovereign, the King of kings and Lord of lords,... [cont.]
---danie9374 on 8/18/06

To take "face," "hand," and the like of God in a fallen earthly sense is to apply the same misleading literalism that leads to Mormonism with all its overtones.
---Jack on 8/18/06 2: All the scripture I gave was before God became man in the form of Jesus Christ. Some of these questions make me dig in the scripture and I love it. In doing so, I know God has a body.
---shira on 8/18/06

HAND Psalm 10:12, Deut 2:15, Deut 33:3, Job 19:21, Job 27:11--FACE Gen 19:13, Gen 32:30, Exodus 10:28, Exodus 33:11, Deut 5:4---FINGER, Exodus 31:18, Deut 9:10, EYES, Gen 6:8, Genesis 34:11, Numbers 11:12, Numbers 13:18. EARS:Numbers 11:18, 1 Samuel 8:21, Psalms 78:1, Isaiah 5:9. Nostrils: Job 39:20. ARM: Exodus 15:16, Job 40:9, Psalms 77:15, Isaiah 51:9, Isaiah 53:1. FEET: Exodus 24:10, Psalms 8:6. cont...
---shira on 8/18/06

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God does not have a body. God is spirit. It is His Son Jesus Christ that has a body which was for the purpose of being the Sin Sacrifice on the Cross.
---Helen_5378 on 8/18/06

Phil.2:5-11= God in Jesus.
---mikefl on 8/17/06
To use your own choice of scriptures, Therefore God (the father) also has highly exalted Him (Jesus)and given Him the name which is above every name.(verse 11)and that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, (to the glory of "God the Father")
---Dottie on 8/18/06

Betty, you got my vote. Might I add, compare John4:24 to Gen1:27. Then Gen2:7 to John1:14. Then see 2Cor.5:19 to Gal.4:6. Also Eph.4:4-6=There is one body, & one baptism, One God & Father of all, who is above all, & through all, & in you all. Last, Phil.2:5-11= God in Jesus.
---mikefl on 8/17/06

Genesis 3:8 Then the man and his wife heard the sound of the LORD God as he was walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and they hid from the LORD God amoung the trees of the garden.(walking takes legs)He already told us He made us in their image. He said "our", but that is plural not singular. (you wanted it from scriptures.)
---Dottie on 8/17/06

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2. Much later. the Roman Council politically under Constantine's control established the Nicea trinity in 325ad. The history, the sectarian politics of this all came into play, and it would take 50 posts to cover a fraction of this subject. Through protestants reject much in the RCC, the trinity most of them stick with, that part of the RCC's history, and dogma they concur with. In the Roman trinity Jesus seems to be a part of God that broke off.
---MikeM on 8/17/06

1.One will note a anthromorphic Deity in the OT. Abraham at Mamre, Jacob in the Jabbok (Gen 32) and several other places in the OT. Moses talked to God 'face to face' as a man speaks to a freind, the only prophet to do so. Later in the NT we seem to have a more 'spirit' Deity. Jesus saying to the Pharasees 'I AM' the great I AM through them into a rage, as he identified himself as the I AM THAT I AM'-YAHWEH who spoke to moses.
---MikeM on 8/17/06

Luk 24:39 Behold my hands and my feet, that it is I myself: handle me, and see; for a spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye see me have.
Act 1:9 And when he had spoken these things, while they beheld, he was taken up; and a cloud received him out of their sight.
Mat 26:29 But I say unto you, I will not drink henceforth of this fruit of the vine, until that day when I drink it new with you in my Father's kingdom.

Can a spirit be touched, seen or drink with us?
---jerry6593 on 8/17/06

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