Re: is jesus god
Ahh, but you have missed his Apostle's admission that He is just the "first born" of Creation":
Originally Posted by Old man
COL 1:12 Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light:
COL 1:13 Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son:
COL 1:14 In whom we have redemption through his blood, even the forgiveness of sins:
COL 1:15 Who is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of every creature:
COL 1:16 For by him were all things created, that are in heaven, and that are in earth, visible and invisible, whether they be thrones, or dominions, or principalities, or powers: all things were created by him, and for him:
COL 1:17 And he is before all things, and by him all things consist.
COL 1:18 And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead; that in all things he might have the preeminence.
COL 1:19 For it pleased the Father that in him should all fulness dwell;
GAL 4:25 For this Agar is mount Sinai in Arabia, and answereth to Jerusalem which now is, and is in bondage with her children.
MT 24:43 But know this, that if the goodman of the house had known in what watch the thief would come, he would have watched, and would not have suffered his house to be broken up.
As opposed to the bad man that does nothing?
AMOS 6:3 Ye that put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;