Social Religion Exemplified, in a Account of the First Settlement of Christianity in the City of Caerludd
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1820 edition. Excerpt: ... What other nature has he besides the divine? Synwyrol. A real human nature, which he assumed, sir. Because the children were partakers of flesh and blood, he also himself took part of the same. There is one Jllediator between God and man, the man Christ Jesus.-' Dewi. And is he to be worshipped as we worship the Father? o _ Synwyrol. Sir, I think that there can be but one kind of divine worship, and that is 'due only unto the eternal God; and if Christ was not the eternal God, he could not demand it, nor accept ofit; But Christ says, That all men should honor the Son, even as they honor the Father. I Dewi. But does not this make more Gods than one P Synwyrol. No sir. There is but one infinite God, one Divine Nature, one Divine Essence: for though there are Three that bear record in heaven, the Father, the Word, and the Holy Spirit, yet these Three are One. _. Dewi. But why did theinfinite God, in his second person, assume human nature?, Syfltlfyrol. That he might-suffer' and die forrsmners; for as God he could not die. ' Dewi. And how are we to conceive of him with regard to equality or inequality with the Father? S3/nwyrol. Being in the form of God, he thinks it no robbery to be equal with (Fod; but as Man and Mediator, he is said to be the Father's Servant; and he says, My Fat/aer is greater than 1. Dewi. And what, as Mediator and the Father's Servant, did he go through for sinners? Synwyrol. He became obedient unto death, he was delivered for their offences, and was raised again for their justification. Dewi. Why was it necessary he should go through all this P Syuwyrol. That God might be just, and the Justifier of him that believeth in Jesus. r Dewi. Where is the Mediator now P Synwyrol. 'Highly exalted at the F...
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