Like us in all things but sin: an examination of the question of the impeccability of jesus christ class: theol 510 liberty university 11 october, 1996 the new testament authors had no qualms about declaring that jesus was truly human and telling us that jesus committed no sin. All priests are taken from among men so it is the god/man christ jesus who is in heaven 1 tim2:5: for there is one god, and one mediator between god and man the man christ jesus jesus as both man and god, two natures in one person was able to be the perfect mediator for both parties. When christians sin: by david a depra upon closer examination, are really an explanation of how a: christian will still sin, but will never want to sin -- using the grace: of god as a license and the blood of jesus christ his son cleanses: us from all sin (i jn 1:7. The things that drew people to jesus should be the very things that draw people to us jesus has given those who believe in him his holy spirit, who enables us to be constantly changing into his image (romans 8:29.
Somehow in saying this i get a glimpse of just what our god and savior the lord jesus christ has done and is doing to gather all things, all things unto himself i try to make sense hereforgive my ramblingmy heart hurts bad. Jesus is believed by christians to be the christ - the son of god this article explains what we know about him from history and the gospels, presents an audio journey through jesus's life, and. If we answer that question honestly, we won't rationalize doing wrong christian living there's a greater power in the lord jesus christ than in any other power on the planet. In his incarnation, jesus christ became like us in all things except for sin the incarnation involves far more than christ taking to himself flesh and blood or human nature he not only took human nature but the conditions of life and experience which being human entails.
Question: hello jeff, i came across these beautiful words from john 1:16-17 and from his fullness we have all received, grace upon grace for the law was given through moses grace and truth came through jesus christ. I testify of jesus christ as the master healer it is but one of many attributes that characterize his incomparable life jesus is the christ, the messiah, the son of god, the creator, the great jehovah, the promised immanuel, our atoning savior and redeemer, our advocate with the father, our great exemplar. The answer scripture suggests to us is this: jesus did not sin, not because his divine nature overpowered his human nature, keeping him from sinning, but because he utilized all of the resources given to him in his humanity. If the redemption accomplished on the cross is to avail for humankind, it must be a work of human jesus but if it is to have an infinite value necessary to atone for the sins of all human beings in relationship to an infinite and perfectly human god, then it must be the work of the divine christ. The list is fairly extensive and includes some things that all of us have done at the end of the first creation we will appear before the great white throne of god 48 god will go through the books to see if we have committed any of the deeds listed in the table above 49 in addition, our names will be checked to see if they are in the book of life.
Therefore, the degree to which god and jesus christ dwell in us depends on the degree to which we follow the leading of god’s spirit and use its power to actually become like god the father and jesus christ in nature, character, spirit, attitudes, approach and love. The sinlessness of christ key question: could jesus sin this is the grand and all-important question for us,—a question demanding the most profound attention of every member of the church of god—a question the magnitude and importance of which it would be utterly impossible to overstate how, then, did the man christ jesus. The incarnation is the great gift of god to us, that he took on our human and physical nature and lived like us in all things but sin (see john 1 and hebrews 4) this is why all of the great spiritual writers recommend daily meditation on the words and deeds of christ.
If we are sick, jesus is a physician if we thirst, jesus is a fountain if our sins trouble us, jesus is our righteousness if we stand in need of help, jesus is mighty to save if we fear death, jesus is life an examination of the ways in which satan tempts us: about tim challies i am a follower of jesus christ, a husband to aileen. Hebrews 4:15 says concerning christ's temptation, for we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin, proving christ was truly tempted the verse is not vague or unclear. Sins become the question of the hour, and the trouble does not cease until the value of the precious blood of christ is known and the soul can say, my sins are forgiven me for his name's sake then, afterwards - this is undoubtedly the experience of most believers - the question of sin is raised. This text teaches that christ likewise took part of the same flesh and blood as we did t p simmons, in reference to this passage, said: christ's body and human nature were in all respects like our own, except that there was no taint of sin in him he was the flesh of our flesh and blood of our blood.
Thus we have the deity of christ, 'his own son,' the incarnation 'in the likeness of sinful flesh,' that is, he was like us in all things except sin—christ's flesh was not sinful, never the seat of sin and his atonement 'for sin,' which means 'as an offering for sin'. Just before he returned to heaven, jesus told his disciples “that repentance for the forgiveness of sins should be proclaimed in his a character that glorifies god (a christ-like character), (2) results that glorify god (a life that bears abundant fruit for god’s we should never think that god wants us to choose a “lesser sin”. The question of the impeccability of christ therefore resolves itself into a question as to whether the attributes of god can be harmonized with a doctrine of peccability the concept of peccability in the person of christ is contradicted principally by the attributes of immutability, omnipotence, and omniscience.