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Trinitarians readily admit that their definition of God is not explicitly taught anywhere in the scriptures. Not in the gospels, Paul, Moses, Peter, etc. In fact, they admit that the paradigm of three persons yet one God defies reason and refer to it as a profound divine mystery. The idea is that you can have any number of persons but if they are of the same ...


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Introduction In one respect, you have already answered the first two parts of your own question within the question itself: God ... is referred to as "father" (as in Matthew 6:9, Romans 1:7, Ephesians 5:20, 2 Thessalonians 1:1) And this is correct. However, "they name" is merely a reference to Πάτερ (Pater), since the sentence states "Father who is in ...


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When Jesus addressed the crowds on the mount/plain would they have understood "thy name" to be Eil and Elaha (also written as Alaha). See: 'What word did Jesus use for God in Aramaic?' Matthew's Gospel was written in Greek for a Greek-speaking audience. We know that the Old Testament references used in Matthew were from the Septuagint, so the author did not ...


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"El" is essentially the word/name "god." "Elohim" was the plural ("gods" or "the gods"). "Yahweh" is the name of a particular god. This makes more sense when you know that the religion of the Old Testament evolved from polytheistic religion (somewhat like the Greek and Roman gods, for example), with El as the lead god (like Zeus/Jupiter) and Yahweh as the ...



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