jesus was son of god or god or human?

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  1. pisean282311 profile image60
    pisean282311posted 8 years ago

    i am not christian but i have read jesus at times mentioned as son of god and at times as god..so was jesus god or son of god as per christian faith?

    1. mohitmisra profile image59
      mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Both ,similar to Hindu Philosophy.

    2. milynch43 profile image61
      milynch43posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Jesus is the son of god John 17:3 and John 20:17, 14:23, 14:28. There are many more. Read John 17. Jesus was tormented because of what he faced, death. He prayed to his father for help.

    3. getitrite profile image78
      getitriteposted 8 years agoin reply to this



      According to the laws of genetics, the biblical Jesus was half human and half God, because half of his DNA came from Mary, and the other half came from God.

    4. earnestshub profile image86
      earnestshubposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      My research led me to conclude that he was probably neither.
      No proof of his existence at all.
      The Jesus story came thousands of years before. smile

      1. susanlang profile image61
        susanlangposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        oh yea?  and in your other sockpuppet profile, you say you love God with all your heart!   So I guess your motto is: what ever trips your trigger at the moment!  lol  ahhhh...I just love it!!  smile

    5. goldenpath profile image70
      goldenpathposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Son of God.  There is a term that applies called Divine Investiture.  The Father, Son and Holy Spirit are three separate and distinct individuals yet they are one in purpose - to bring to pass the immortality and eternal life of man.  This is how the Son can be referred to as the Father.  Also, Jesus Christ is our "father" as to the author of our redemption and salvation.  We are "purchased" by Him and to Him are we indebted.  Through the Eternal Father, Jesus Christ receives his authority and power.  The three work in concert.

      There is no secret to it.  Jesus did not pray to himself, nor did he exhort others to pray to a nameless sky.  It wasn't a cloud or bird that Jesus asked "Why hast thou forsaken me?"  When Jesus proclaimed that the Father was in him he knew of his role in the Godhead and was invoking the simple precept of Divine Investiture.

      God, the Eternal Father is our God whom we acknowledge along with Jesus Christ and the Holy Spirit.  Beyond that are the line of Gods that have also proven themselves worthy in their own respective mortalities.  Through the Infinite Atonement, Jesus Christ, we are reconciled to God and have the agency and opportunity to return back into His presence to receive eternal life.  The Holy Spirit, however, does not yet have a body of flesh and bone.  His function is to bear witness to the hearts and minds of man the divinity of the Father and the Son.

      1. susanlang profile image61
        susanlangposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Golden, you said it best... thanks!! smile

  2. skyfire profile image70
    skyfireposted 8 years ago

    Human.

  3. DevLin profile image61
    DevLinposted 8 years ago

    Which Christian faith? Growing up, he was son of God. I was told by a preacher recently, he was God, in third. The trinity is supposedly, now just God. He's all three. But, at his right hand in heaven. Oh yeah, and that the 10 commandments were changed with him becoming human as christ. Again, which denomination? The sane?

  4. aka-dj profile image78
    aka-djposted 8 years ago

    The question is grammatically incorrect.
    It should read "IS Jesus. . . ."
    Your question makes it PAST tense, but He is present tense.

    Yes, Jesus IS Son of God, Yes, Jesus is God, and Yes, Jesus is human.

    1. pisean282311 profile image60
      pisean282311posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      sorry for grammar..

      1. aka-dj profile image78
        aka-djposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I think you are missing the (greater) point. sad

        1. pisean282311 profile image60
          pisean282311posted 8 years agoin reply to this

          please elaborate ..

          1. aka-dj profile image78
            aka-djposted 8 years agoin reply to this

            What is more important?
            Words on a page,
            or their meaning?

            The grammatical structure of what's written,
            or the message being conveyed?

            1. pisean282311 profile image60
              pisean282311posted 8 years agoin reply to this

              dj...i understand what u mean but as i said earlier i am not christian ..for me jesus is historical figure...i am trying to understand jesus from point of view of christians...so i wrote was..it was not meant to hurt anyone's feeling ..i wrote from my perception and so i said sorry to you...i understand for you jesus is and not was...

              1. aka-dj profile image78
                aka-djposted 8 years agoin reply to this

                You don't need to apologise. I take no offence.
                I am trying to help you see Him as He is.
                Yes He WAS a historical figure, but so what? It doesn't help you today.
                So, if you truly want to understand Him from a Christian poit of view, I gave you that point of view.
                That's what I was referring to when I wrote  "you missed the greater point."

                1. Rishy Rich profile image80
                  Rishy Richposted 8 years agoin reply to this

                  Exactly aka-dj! You are absolutely right!!  Jesus is God, he is everywhere and after these 2000 years he still surprises us with these miracles...


                  http://www.fistofblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/big707528.jpg

                  1. Rishy Rich profile image80
                    Rishy Richposted 8 years agoin reply to this

                    A TRUE MIRACLE, He is even present in a Dogs Buttock..WOW! roll

                  2. getitrite profile image78
                    getitriteposted 8 years agoin reply to this



                    THANK YOU JESUS! HALLELUJAH! http://i165.photobucket.com/albums/u55/BJ_BOBBI_JO9/Religious%20spiritual%20smileys/pray01.gif

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    SirDentposted 8 years ago

    Jesus is the "DAYSMAN." He is the only one. Job had wished or asked for a daysman a lon g time before Jesus was born. Job 9:33  Neither is there any daysman betwixt us, that might lay his hand upon us both.


    A daysman is one who is human enough to touch man and godly enough to touch God. Remember that no man can see the face of God and live, but Jesus is able to do it. This mnakes Jesus man and God both at the same time.

    1. mohitmisra profile image59
      mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Many humans have seen the face of god, died come back and spoken about it including me.

      1. pisean282311 profile image60
        pisean282311posted 8 years agoin reply to this

        can u plz elaborate on what u said?..i wuld like to know more about it...

        1. mohitmisra profile image59
          mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Its termed as enlightenment in English ,Samadhi in Hindi, Satori in Japanese etc

          I gained enlightenment in the middle of the the Atlantic Ocean ,died became the Light or god and then came back.

          This experience has happened with many humans the saints, sages, prophets and mystics in all parts of the world .

          Religions are based on the enlightened  ones teachings, they show you the path to walk and one deeds to walk that path.

          Saying this prophet and religion is the greatest shows a complete lack of understanding of the prophets and god. Importance is been given to the messenger than the message.

          Jesus couldnt be clearer when he said "I tell ye you are all gods or the kingdom of god is within." He also showed the way by saying one needs to meditate or when thy eye be single.

          This is the way for ones salvation .

    2. Beelzedad profile image60
      Beelzedadposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Show me the face of your god and I guarantee you, I'll be alive to tell the story.

      C'mon, show him to me.  smile

      1. mohitmisra profile image59
        mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        After seeing God I am unable to show you, how can someone who hasn't seen god show you? smile

        1. Beelzedad profile image60
          Beelzedadposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Ah, I see, it's like the invisible pink unicorn living in my basement, no one has ever seen it, but we know it's there.

          And, we know it's pink...  smile

          1. mohitmisra profile image59
            mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

            I have  seen and  I write about it but its spiritual something I cannot show you.

            When you die you will see for yourself.

            1. Beelzedad profile image60
              Beelzedadposted 8 years agoin reply to this

              Ah yes, codswallop, I've heard of that before.



              Gee, that's helpful. And, the dead tell these tales, how? smile

              1. mohitmisra profile image59
                mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

                Its called enlightenment.

                1. Beelzedad profile image60
                  Beelzedadposted 8 years agoin reply to this

                  Yes, 'codswallop' is just it's official name.  smile

                  1. mohitmisra profile image59
                    mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

                    Thats because you are unable to understand  it, ego smile

  6. skyfire profile image70
    skyfireposted 8 years ago

    How come posting verses proves that jesus was god or son of god ?

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    poetlorraineposted 8 years ago

    interesting question.  I believe Jesus is the son of god.....  if you were to believe the trinity then you would believe 3 in one, i personally do  not....  thanks for taking the time to pose this question..... it is my belief, but i know it is not everyones.

  8. Ashmi profile image61
    Ashmiposted 8 years ago

    Are we not all sons and daughters of God? If we all emanate from Him we are all Gods children. Are we not all one with God? If there is only One then God am I!

  9. profile image58
    paarsurreyposted 8 years ago

    In metaphoric terms; not physically.

  10. Ashmi profile image61
    Ashmiposted 8 years ago

    God cannot be a physical being. It would deny Him the attribute of Infinity for all objects must have a beginning and end. This implies that we too are in essence non-physical. Only in appearance can we claim to be so.

  11. platinumOwl4 profile image74
    platinumOwl4posted 8 years ago

    He was Human!!!!!

  12. profile image58
    paarsurreyposted 8 years ago

    jesus was son of god or god or human?

    Hi friends

    Jesus was never a god as Mary was never a wife of god. Jesus was never a son of god as Mary was not a wife of god.

    Jesus himself said he was Son of Man; that is correct he was one of the prefect men of the Creator- God Allah YHWH; called Messengers Prophets. He himself put himself to the resemblance of Jonah; and Jonah was only a Messenger Prophet of God Allah YHWH.

    Thanks

    I am an Ahmadi peaceful Muslim

  13. profile image58
    paarsurreyposted 8 years ago

    Hi friends

    Jesus was neither god not son of god. He created no new sun or earth; everything remained the same as before. He was a messenger of the Creator- God Allah YHWH; alright.

    Thanks

    I am an Ahmadi peaceful Muslim

    1. mohitmisra profile image59
      mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      "Unto Allah is YOUR RETURN and he is able to do all things.: Holy Quran.

      If I come form  Allah doesn't that make Allah my mother or father ?

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        paarsurreyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Hi friend mohitmisra

        No, never; that reminds us that God Allah YHWH is our Creator; not that He has become our  father and mother literally and physically.

        Thanks

        I am an Ahmadi peaceful Muslim

        1. mohitmisra profile image59
          mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          He is our real father or creator.

  14. earnestshub profile image86
    earnestshubposted 8 years ago

    Ah yes, the simplified version! lol lol lol


    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v323/scholarofdecay/other/Atheist%20related%20and%20making%20fun%20of%20religion/jesuslogictadah.jpg

    Now that makes sense doesn't it? lol lol lol

    1. profile image58
      paarsurreyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Christianity is a mythical religion invented by clever Paul; a useless ideology; nothing to do with Jesus.

      The Christians should research and follow true teachings of Jesus as mentioned in Quran.

      Thanks

      I am an Ahmadi peaceful Muslim

      1. earnestshub profile image86
        earnestshubposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I got you the true meaning!

        What is incorrect about the statement in the picture with jesus? smile
        That is what the bible says as I read it! smile

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          paarsurreyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Please elaborate it further.

          Thanks

          1. earnestshub profile image86
            earnestshubposted 8 years agoin reply to this

            Nothing to elaborate on. That is the succict version of what is said in the bible! smile

        2. rocketjsqu profile image81
          rocketjsquposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          What is incorrect about the statement in the picture with jesus?

          God originally created man sinless.  However, he also gave us a free will to choose righteous or sin.  It was by an act of choice that sin was committed.  It was through that act of committing sin that all men who followed were under the penalty of sin - which is death.  God created the law - the penalty of sin is death - it is by choosing to commit sin that mankind is subject to the law.  Our condemnation is by our actions not predetermined by Jesus as punishment as in your picture.

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      Deborah Sextonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      The Christian belief that Jesus is God is an unusual concept and is not what was taught. They base it mostly on two or three scriptures they don't understand.

      1. mohitmisra profile image59
        mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Nothing unusual in this philosophy it ancient similar to Hindu philosophy, man dies and becomes god.

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          paarsurreyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          It is a wrong concept.

          Thanks

          1. mohitmisra profile image59
            mohitmisraposted 8 years agoin reply to this

            Sorry its not ,

            "unto Allah is your return and he is able to do all things." I come from Allah, thats my home.

            "I am thy shield and they exceeding great reward " Holy Bible - back home to god.

                           The Sufi mystic to become One,
            Dances, twirls, prays, trances to get the job done."

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          Deborah Sextonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          That's not what Christians believe.

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        SirDentposted 8 years agoin reply to this



        Actually it is based on many things written. Did you know that people bowed to Jersus and worshipped Him in the NT?

        If Jesus was only a prophet and allowed them to worship Him, He would be dead. There are many scriptures which show who Jesus really is.

        I think I will write a hub on this subject.

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          Deborah Sextonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Yes, I saw your discussion with the lady on the hub "Jesus is God" or something like that.
          You are repeating what she said.

          When the people were grateful they did this.
          It happened to Daniel.

          Daniel 2:46
          Then the king Nebuchadnezzar fell upon his face, and worshipped Daniel, and commanded that they should offer an oblation and sweet odours unto him.

          However please read:
          Matthew 4

          10. Then saith Jesus unto him, Get thee hence, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve

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            SirDentposted 8 years agoin reply to this



            Because it happened to Daniel makes it right in the eyes of God?

            You must remeber also that Satan tried to get Jesus to bow to him and serve him while, leaving the Father out of it.

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              Deborah Sextonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

              Who said it was right or wrong? Not me
              You made the statement that Jesus is God and that he was worshiped. I pointed out that many people worshiped those they appreciated.

              This does not prove Yahshua was God. It is what Christ said that proves he wasn't.


              Satan? means adversary not Lucifer.

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          Deborah Sextonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          What written things?

          The same old verses of "The Father and I are one" and "The Word was God"???  These are merely misunderstood.

          Please give me substantial verses. Like him saying he is God.

      3. earnestshub profile image86
        earnestshubposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Yep! They glean from it that their god is running my life too! smile

  15. The Darkened One profile image59
    The Darkened Oneposted 8 years ago

    jesus was son of god or god or human?

    Just a myth

  16. susanlang profile image61
    susanlangposted 8 years ago

    I'm so glad I have faith in something greater then myself, it helps to remind me, life is not just about money, power, and fame. We all have an end date and will no longer live on this earth. It's what happens after that which only your faith will answer for you. smile

  17. MikeNV profile image77
    MikeNVposted 8 years ago

    The Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.  Kind of implies separation don't you think?

  18. earnestshub profile image86
    earnestshubposted 8 years ago

    Yes it does ... unless you believe in the trinity, in which case the catholics and many christian sects who believe in it go back to a convoluted interpretation of the good book to "explain" it.

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    paarsurreyposted 8 years ago

    Hi friends

    Jesus or Krishan never did anything for which they could be considered as god; they were humble human beings and servant of the Creator -God Allah YHWH.

    Thanks

    I am an Ahmadi peaceful Muslim

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      SirDentposted 8 years agoin reply to this



      Jesus didn't open blind eyes? He didn't cast out devils and raise the dead?

      1. Beelzedad profile image60
        Beelzedadposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Seriously SirDent, think about what you're asking, blind eyes seeing and the dead being raised... this is all completely normal for you to accept? smile

  20. earnestshub profile image86
    earnestshubposted 8 years ago

    I gave this explanation of Christianity before. I think it explains the beliefs accurately enough doesn't it? smile

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v323/scholarofdecay/other/Atheist%20related%20and%20making%20fun%20of%20religion/jesuslogictadah.jpg

    1. pisean282311 profile image60
      pisean282311posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      hey from where to do u get such images man?

  21. earnestshub profile image86
    earnestshubposted 8 years ago

    photobucket. smile

    1. pisean282311 profile image60
      pisean282311posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      nice images ..

  22. waynet profile image70
    waynetposted 8 years ago

    Jesus was a fictional character in some bed time story. So I'd say imaginary friend sounds better!

    1. pisean282311 profile image60
      pisean282311posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      u mean to say he was neither human nor son of god but totally imaginery character which was promoted by someone as real and people believed it?...

      1. waynet profile image70
        waynetposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Exactly right, you are clever, you worded it better than I!

  23. joaniemb profile image60
    joaniembposted 8 years ago

    Our minds are very simplistic to that of the the eternal life. We will never really understand it we just have to believe. Faith is what makes us believe.

    Jesus was sent to earth in human form.

    Jesus is 3 in one, he is God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit.

    I am a true believer. I like to think that when we die we will have a better life and be reunited with family members who have passed on.

    Just my opinion.

    Faith gets me through many tough times in my life what would I do without it.

 
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