'incarnation' Tagged Posts

'incarnation' Tagged Posts

A Meditation for the Lord’s Day: December 27, 2020

  The situation would surely have been hopeless had the very majesty of God not descended to us, since it was not in our power to ascend to Him. Hence, it was necessary for the Son of God to become for us Immanuel, that is, God with us, and in such a way that His divinity and our human nature might by mutual connection grow together. Otherwise, the nearness would not have been near enough, nor the affinity sufficiently firm,…

A Meditation for the Lord’s Day: December 20, 2020

“The marvelous truth is, that being the Word, so far from being Himself contained by anything, He actually contained all things in Himself. In creation He is present everywhere, yet is distinct in being from it; ordering, directing, giving life to all, containing all, yet is He Himself the Uncontained, existing solely in His Father…Existing in a human body, to which He Himself gives life, He is still the Source of life to all the universe, present in every part…