A humble effort, to understand, the truth revealed in the Holy Scriptures
Text of HOLY TRINITY
1.HOLY TRINITY PRESENTED BY JOY JOSEPH MUNDUKOTTACKAL KONKANI CHRISTIAN (BRETHREN) ASSEMBLY
2. Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty Early in the morning our song shall rise to thee, Holy, Holy, Holy! Merciful and mighty! God in Three persons; Blessed Trinity! Who is the blessed and only Potentate,the King of kings, and Lord of lords; Who only hath immortality, dwelling in the light which no man can approach unto; whom no man hath seen,nor can see:to whom be honour and power everlasting. Amen. (1. Tim.6: 15-16) 3. HOLY TRINITY
God appeared in the burnish bush
Exodus 3: 4-5 And when the LORD saw that he turned aside tosee,God called unto him out of the midst of the bush, and said, Moses, Moses . And he said, Here am I. And he said,
Draw not nigh hither:
Put off thy shoes from off thy feet,for the place whereon thoustandest is holy ground.
What He has revealed let us see
What He has spoken let us hear
What He has taught let us learn
( Job 36:26 Behold, God is great, and we know him not, neither
can the number of his years be searched out.)
(Let us stand on the holy ground our shoes off and learn)
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Once Moses prayed shew me now thy way.
Exodus 33: 13 Now therefore, I pray thee, if I have found grace
in thy sight, shew me now thy way, that I may know thee, that I may find grace in thy sight:
Exodus 33:20 And Lord said, Thou canst not see my face: forthere shall no man see me, and live.
Do you have the desire to know him closer ?
Deu.29: 29 The secret things belong unto the LORD our God:
but those things which are revealed belong unto us and to our children for ever, that we may do all the words of this law.
Pro.25: 2 It is the glory of God to conceal a thing: but the honour of kings is to search out a matter .
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Deity is clearly seen thru creation
For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse:(Rom.1: 20)
The timeRev.1: 8
The family Ps.128
States things exists Ps.149: 4, 8
The worldPhil.2: 10
Dimension Ex.25: 10
(Examples for different threes; yet combined as one)
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The Son has revealed the Father
John 1: 18 No man hath seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him.
Matthew 11: 27 All things are delivered unto me of my Father:and no man knoweth the Son, but the Father; neither knowethany man the Father, save the Son, and he to whomsoever theSon will reveal him.
Hebrews 1:1-2 God, who at sundry times and in divers manners spake in time past unto the fathers by the prophets, Hath inthese last days spoken unto us by his Son.
John 14: 9 Jesus saith unto him, he that hath seen me hath seen the Father; and how sayest thou then, Shew us the Father?
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The Lord our God is one Lord
Great in his wisdom, power and eternity;
We cannot go beyond to interpret, than to understand whatis revealed in the Holy Scriptures.God revealed in the HolyScriptures is triune God (Trinity)
Deu.6: 4 Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God is one LORD:
1 Cor.8: 4 we know that an idol is nothing in the world, and
that there is none other God but one.
1 Tim.2: 5 For there is one God.
(Bible reveals of One God only and we believe in Him only)
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Triune- Three but one - Trinity
1 John 5: 7 For there are three that bear record in heaven, the Father, the Word, and the Holy Ghost: and these three are one.
(In KJV only)
God revealed in the Scripture is
One in essence
Three person yet one triune God
Is it difficult to comprehend ?
(If God whom I believe is limited to my human comprehension;He cannot not be God at all)
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Deity of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit
Eph.1: 17 That the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in
the knowledge of him:(The Father)
Hebrews 1: 8 But unto the Son he saith, Thy throne, O God, is
for ever and ever: a sceptre of righteousness is the sceptre of thy kingdom.(The Son)
Acts 5: 3-4 But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thine heart to lie to the Holy Ghost, why hast thou conceived this thing in thine heart? thou hast not lied unto men, but unto God.(Holy Spirit)
(Thru the Scripture is revealed the deity for us)
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Co-exists( Exists together )
Gen.1: 1 In the beginning God (Elohim) created the heaven and the earth.
Elohim is uniplural; Eli is singular(Mat.27:45)
Gen.1: 26 And God said,Let usmake man in our image, after
Gen.11: 7 Go to, let us go down, and there confound their language.
Isaiah 6: 8 Whom shall I send, and who will go for us ?
Isaiah 48: 16..theream I : and now theLord GOD , andhis Spirit , hath sentme .
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Revealed thru the Scriptures
At Baptism of Jesus
Mat.3: 16-17 Jesus, when he was baptized , went up straightway out of the water: and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him,and he saw theSpirit of Goddescending like a dove, and lighting upon him: And lo a voice from heaven, saying,This is my beloved Son , in whom I am well pleased.
With Great Commission
Mat.28: 19 baptizing themin the nameof the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost:
2 Cor13: 14 Thegrace of the Lord Jesus Christ , and thelove of God , and thecommunion of the Holy Ghost , be with you all.
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In relation to our salvation
1 Peter 1: 2 Elect according to the foreknowledge ofGod the Father , through sanctification ofthe Spirit , unto obedience and sprinkling of theblood of Jesus Christ :
In relation to the giving of gifts
1 Cor12: 4-6 Now there are diversities of gifts, but thesame Spirit.And there are differences of administrations, but thesame Lord .And there are diversities of operations, but it is thesame Godwhich worketh all in all.
Believers duty in relation God
Jude 1: 20-21 But ye, beloved, building up yourselves on yourmost holy faith,praying in the Holy Ghost , Keep yourselvesin the love of God , looking for themercy of our Lord Jesus Christunto eternal life.
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In relation to attributes (Devine character)
AttributesNatural (Eternal, omnipotence etc)
Moral (Holiness, grace, truth etc)
Genesis 17: 1 the LORD appeared to Abram, and said unto him,I am the AlmightyGod.(The father)
Rev19: 6I heardsaying, Alleluia: for theLord God omnipotentreigneth.(The Son)
Luke 1: 35 And the angel answered and said unto her,The Holy Ghostshall come upon thee, andthe power of the Highestshall overshadow thee:(Holy Spirit)
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Omniscient( All knowing )
Isaiah 46: 9-10 For I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me, Declaring the end from the beginning.
Ps 139: 2Thouknowestmy down sitting and mine uprising, thou understandest my thought afar off.(The Father)
John 2: 24-25 But Jesus did not commit himself unto them, becausehe knewall men, And needed not that any should testify of man: forhe knewwhat was in man.(The Son)
1 Cor2: 10 But God hath revealed them unto us by his Spirit: for the Spiritsearcheth all things , yea, the deep things of God.(Holy Spirit)
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Omnipresent ( Present everywhere )
Jer 23: 24 Can any hide himself in secret places that I shall notsee him? saith the LORD.Do not I fill heaven and earth?saiththe LORD.(The Father)
Eph.1: 22-23 And hath put all things under his feet, and gave
him to be the head over all things to the church, Which is hisbody,the fulness of him that filleth allin all.(The Son)
Ps.139: 7-8 Whither shall I go from thy Spirit? orwhither shall I flee from thy presence ? If I ascend up into heaven, thou art there: if I make my bed in hell, behold, thou art there.(Holy Spirit)
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Holiness of God
Lev 19: 2 Speak unto all the congregation of the children