Jesus christ, true god and true man the incarnation is the mystery of the wonderful union of the divine and human natures in the one person of the word (ccc, 483. She was the mother of jesus, who came as the son of god, begotten of the holy spirit mary gave birth to jesus, the human being his divine attributes came from god, his father, through the begettal of the holy spirit. And the high priest answered and said unto him, i adjure thee by the living god, that thou tell us whether thou be the christ, the son of god luke 2:11 for unto you is born this day in the city of david a saviour, which is christ the lord. When bart ehrman was a young evangelical christian, he wanted to know how god became a man, but now, as an agnostic and historian of early christianity, he wants to know how a man became god.
First, they represent jesus as both the son of man, who prays to the father, and as a divine being, identified in the fourth gospel with the logos, who is with god and is god, [john 1:1] and who also announces that he and the father are one [john 10:30. For jesus to be called son of god, does not make him a true son of god, other wise adam, jacob, ephraim and many more should also be considered as been sons of god as such they should be worshiped too according to such method. Whether god, rather than the process of becoming of which god is a part, is ultimate in this system is a moot point more important for our purposes, however, is the fact that the god of the most theologically interesting process philosopher is thought to be maximally perfect. The son of god became the son of man so that we, the sons of man, may become the sons of god here are 60 bible texts which prove conclusively that jesus was not god , but rather the son of god [if in fact he was god, (as trinitarians would want us to believe), he could not have really died and the act of paying the ransom would merely have.
Proponents of the one god theory, who deny the pre-existence of the word of god, or jesus christ as the logos, a separate being apart from the father, tell us that such a concept does violence to the truth of one god, or ethical monotheism. 1 the son of man in 1 enoch and its implications for the christology of the synoptic gospels kyle p quinn in looking at new testament images describing the life, work, and identity of jesus. Is jesus god the answer to this question is the only real dispute surrounding the historical jesus no legitimate scholar today denies that jesus is a historic figure that walked on this earth about 2,000 years ago, that he did remarkable wonders and acts of charity, and that he died a horrible death on a roman cross just outside jerusalem. Christ is thus seen as the last adam, the one man who by his obedience undoes the results of the disobedience of the first (romans 5:12-21)jesus recapitulated the stages of adam's fall, but in reverse order and quality. Jesus is called both son of god and son of man in the bible son of god may mean two different things first, upon hearing the phrase son of god, jews would have identified jesus with the king of israel, who was adopted as son of god (see psalm 2 .
Since jesus is god, then god's word is jesus christ's word christ said, heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away ( matthew 24:35 ) when you compromise the word of god, it is also an attack on the son of god, whose word it is. Likewise, if the term son of man means that jesus is a man, then does it not imply that when it says jesus is the son of god that he is god we ought not look at the ancient words found in scripture and judge them by modern thinking. These same skills can be applied to our question of whether jesus actually thought he was god we can learn a great deal about what jesus thought of himself, not just from what he said, but what he did and how he did it. (while members of the ahmadiyya movement believe jesus was a prophet, they do not believe that he was god or the son of god) jesus was a wise teacher ahmadiyya muslims also acknowledge jesus was a divinely wise teacher, and they believe he taught disciples from palestine to india. Jesus said, as it was in the days of noah, so it will be at the coming of the son of man (matthew 24:37) yet the final judgment will be far worse: in the final judgment there is no relief, and in this way noah's flood becomes a reminder to us of a greater judgment to come, which we ought to take seriously (109.
The son of man- the son of man will be worshipped furthermore, we find that all peoples, and all nations and men of every language will worship the son of man, which would only make sense if the son of man is none other than god himself. The theological doctrine (named after nestorius) that christ is both the son of god and the man jesus (which is opposed to roman catholic doctrine that christ is fully god) pelagianism the theological doctrine put forward by pelagius which denied original sin and affirmed the ability of humans to be righteous condemned as heresy by the council. The phrase is taken to refer to jesus' humanity, rather than son of god which describes jesus' divinityas 'son of man', jesus is a human being living a human life in a human environment (1st century palestine) with all the troubles, difficulties, joys and challenges that involves.
According to the new testament, the key identity of jesus christ is that he is the son of god this is seen in the importance of the need to understand, confess, and believe this about jesus in the following verses. Another point jesus wanted to make by repeatedly breaking the sabbath is that he was above the sabbath: the son of man is lord even of the sabbath (mark 2:28 luke 6:5) by continuing his work on the sabbath, he wanted to show himself as equal with god. Simon peter answered and said, you are the christ, the son of the living god and jesus answered and said unto him, blessed are you, simon barjona: for flesh and blood has not. Christ as man knew that he was god because, being truly and in the fullest sense the son of god, with his human mind he saw god as he is wayfarers on this earth, we see god as he is imperfectly reflected in the finite works of his hands.