Proclaiming The Lord's Death And Resurrection

And so he was lifted up upon a tree and an inscription was attached indicating who was being killed. Who was it? It is a grievous thing to tell, but a most fearful thing to refrain from telling. But listen, as you tremble before him on whose account the earth trembled! He who hung the earth in place is hanged. He who fixed the heavens in place is fixed in place. He who made all things fast is made fast on a tree. The Sovereign is insulted. God is murdered. The King of Israel is destroyed by an Israelite hand. This is the One who made the heavens and the earth, and formed mankind in the beginning, The One proclaimed by the Law and the Prophets, the One enfleshed in a virgin, the One hanged on a tree, the One buried in the earth, the One raised from the dead and who went up into the heights of heaven, the One sitting at the right hand of the Father, the One having all authority to judge and save, through Whom the Father made the things which exist from the beginning of time. This One is "the Alpha and the Omega," this One is "the beginning and the end." The beginning indescribable and the end incomprehensible. This One is the Christ. This One is the King. This One is Jesus. This One is the Leader. This One is the Lord. This One is the One who rose from the dead. This One is the One sitting on the right hand of the Father. He bears the Father and is borne by the Father. "To him be the glory and the power forever. Amen.

Melito of Sardis, On the Passover

Comments

Anonymous said…
This post is ridisculous, You cannot argue that Jesus is God because some early believed he was. There as alot of modalism and Catholic theology qnd i know the author of this post would despise.

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He is quoting a dark age pilgrim who is not doing apologetic bilingualism a faith statement, a devotional statement.

you need to get this through your head. once you come to know the truth of God you don't have to keep proving it to yourself over and over. You can move on to better things like knowing God,
This post is ridisculous, You cannot argue that Jesus is God because some early believed he was.

sure you can depends upon who they were.


There as alot of modalism and Catholic theology qnd i know the author of this post would despise.

doing your mind reading act again? hey no modalism proves Jesus is dievine

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