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16 Draw near to Me, hearken to this; in the beginning I did not speak in secret, from the time it was, there was I, and now, the Lord God has sent me, and His spirit.

 טזקִרְב֧וּ אֵלַ֣י שִׁמְעוּ־זֹ֗את לֹ֚א מֵרֹאשׁ֙ בַּסֵּ֣תֶר דִּבַּ֔רְתִּי מֵעֵ֥ת הֱיוֹתָ֖הּ שָׁ֣ם אָ֑נִי וְעַתָּ֗ה אֲדֹנָ֧י יֱהֹוִ֛ה שְׁלָחַ֖נִי וְרוּחֽוֹ:

 

 

This is why I love having access to original HEBREW!!

 

The Lord God has sent me (who is me) = Isaiah

Isaiah proves he was filled with the Holy Spirit even in the Old Testament, but so do all of the prophets prove they were filled with the Holy Spirit.

 

Isaiah is saying here (([[like I would say to those I speak to]])): BY THE HOLY SPIRIT, GOD HAS SENT ME TO YOU!!

 

by saying, BY THE HOLY SPIRIT, GOD HAS SENT ME TO YOU!!  does not mean 2 entities told me to do something.    It means, God through His Holy Spirit sent me.

Genesis 6:

3 And the LORD said, My Spirit shall not always strive with man,

 

Genesis 6 explains in plain language the Spirit (Holy Spirit) is His OWN SPIRIT (Personal Spirit) like you and I have our own/personal spirit...WE ARE after all, made in His LIKENESS!!

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We are NOT made in the likeness of angels.

16 minutes ago, childoftheking said:

Gen. 1:26, "Then God said, 'Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness

Gen. 11:7, "Come, let Us go down and there confuse their language

 

Since we know Elohim in the Hebrew Language and in the Biblical sense is ALWAYS ONE/SINGULAR, we know that God always goes to His Divine Council before making decisions:

 

Earlier in this thread I provide a chapter showing God speaking to His Divine Council and them speaking back to God before God made a decision pertaining to mankind.

 

And we know Angels had children with human women so they (Angels) and God have the same LIKENESS to us humans.

Species can only reproduce with LIKE species!!

 

Mankind is NOT made in the likeness of angels.  Mankind is made in God's image

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While I do NOT agree with many of the roman catholic doctrines and teachings. I do know and understand that the roman catholic catechism that you cited is NOT a bible version. It never was a bible translation; rather it is an extra biblical literature that is a summary of the official teachings of Roman Catholic beliefs.

While it is true that the word “trinity” does not specifically appear in scripture. The teaching of the trinity is there and is why I posted scriptures. For it is not conveyed in one single scripture, but many scriptures as a whole. God is a trinity of persons consisting of one substance and one essence but only ONE God

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God made the Angels in His LIKENESS, so by proxy, if we our made in God's LIKENESS, we are made also in the LIKENESS of the Angels!!

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1 hour ago, appy said:

While I do NOT agree with many of the roman catholic doctrines and teachings. I do know and understand that the roman catholic catechism that you cited is NOT a bible version. It never was a bible translation; rather it is an extra biblical literature that is a summary of the official teachings of Roman Catholic beliefs.

While it is true that the word “trinity” does not specifically appear in scripture. The teaching of the trinity is there and is why I posted scriptures. For it is not conveyed in one single scripture, but many scriptures as a whole. God is a trinity of persons consisting of one substance and one essence but only ONE God

Where does the WORD PERSONS exist at?

 

You are using an ENGLISH BIBLE that is 3rd translation from Greek/Latin vulgate, and 2nd translation from the Hebrew.

 

If you know YOUR CURRENT CANON is a translation, why do you REFUSE to use the actual Hebrew that explains Elohim means ONE?

 

example:

Exodus

6 And He said, "I am the ELOHIM of your father, the ELOHIM of Abraham, the ELOHIM of Isaac, and the ELOHIM of Jacob." And Moses hid his face because he was afraid to look toward ELOHIM. 

ווַיֹּ֗אמֶר אָֽנֹכִי֙ אֱלֹהֵ֣י אָבִ֔יךָ אֱלֹהֵ֧י אַבְרָהָ֛ם אֱלֹהֵ֥י יִצְחָ֖ק וֵֽאלֹהֵ֣י יַֽעֲקֹ֑ב וַיַּסְתֵּ֤ר משֶׁה֙ פָּנָ֔יו כִּ֣י יָרֵ֔א מֵֽהַבִּ֖יט אֶל־הָֽאֱלֹהִֽים:

 

How can "I AM," whom we know in John 8 is Yeshua, claim He is ELOHIM and mean more than ONE?

 

 

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