Christology - Jesus Christs Divinity and Humanity in...

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Jesus Christ’s Divinity and Humanity in classical Christian faith Definition of the Council of Nicea, 325 CE “We believe in one God, the Father almighty, maker of all things, visible and invisible. And in one Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of God, begotten from the Father, only- begotten, that is, from the substance of the Father, God from God, light from light, true God from true God, begotten not made, of one substance with the Father , through Whom all things came into being, things in heaven and things on earth, Who because of us men and because of our salvation came down and became incarnate, becoming man, suffered and rose again on the third day, ascended to the heavens, and will come to judge the living and the dead; And in the Holy Spirit. “But as for those who say, There was when He was not, and, Before being born He was not, and that He came into existence out of nothing, or who assert that the Son of God is from a different hypostasis or substance, or is created, or is subject to alteration or change—these the Catholic Church anathematizes.” Definition of the Council of Chalcedon, 451 CE “In agreement, therefore, with the holy fathers, we all unanimously teach
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This note was uploaded on 09/07/2010 for the course REL REL 100 taught by Professor Schweibert during the Fall '10 term at Lenoir-Rhyne.

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