Christmas: ‘A Perpetual Reminder’

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Pagan “gods” are not supposed to do this!

“Hereby know you the Spirit of God: Every spirit that confesseth that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is of God: And every spirit that confesseth not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is not of God…” (1 John 4:2-3)

We tend to forget how truly revolutionary the Christian message was and is, in the apostles’ time and also in ours, to this day.

Mark Rushdoony offers us this reminder:

https://chalcedon.edu/blog/a-perpetual-reminder

Jesus is the golden stairway that unites life on earth with its Creator and sustainer in heaven. This was very, very hard for First Century intellectuals to swallow! And still is. But the doctrine that Christ, the Second Person of the Trinity, was born in the flesh as we are, to live and work in our world, winning our salvation, is absolutely necessary to the Christian faith

About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

One response to “Christmas: ‘A Perpetual Reminder’

  • thewhiterabbit2016

    Those “dualists”, always ready for a fight. The fact that God incarnated in Jesus of Nazareth as the Son of God makes it easier for us to realize we have been made in the image of God. Jesus told the Sadducees that believers are destined to be like the angels in Heaven – wow, that is heady stuff (and also stimulating for the heart!).

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