Archive for the ‘Trinity’ Category

Revisting the question, “Is Jesus God?”

Is Jesus God? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT The Trinitarians will unanimously sing “Yes” and if we were to ask notable Trinitarian personalities like the heavyweight Christian debater James White, he will surely tell you, “Yes, the Bible says so.” They will unhesitatingly and gladly tell you that Jesus is a member or one […]

John 5:23 fails the Trinitarian

Does John 5:23 command the Johannine community to worship Jesus as they worship the Father? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT Many Trinitarians quickly shout “Jesus is God” when they encounter John 5:23 which says, “that all may honour the son as they honour the Father. Whoever does not honour the Son does not honour […]

An examination of John 8:56-59 and Exodus 3:13-14

Is Jesus Almighty God because he said, “Before Abraham was, I am.”? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT In this article, we will be exploring John 8 verses 56-59 and Exodus 3, verses 13-14. Once again, we come to one of the Johannine literature, the Gospel According to John*, to see whether Trinitarians have a […]

Is the Qur’an in stark contrast to the Gospels in its depiction of Jesus? Answering Dr. Michael Licona.

The Qur’an’s Low Christology Compared to the Gospels by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT I was asked by a brother named Kaleef Karim on 9th February 2016 to give some comments on what Dr. Michael Licona wrote about Mark and his low Christology. The following is my feedback to what Dr. Licona said and you can check the […]

Unitarian consistency throughout the passage of time

Unitarianism: From John Wright to Anthony Buzzard by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT With unwavering conviction in the Unitarianism of the lord Messiah, Unitarian author John Wright swiftly repels the Trinitarian belief that Jesus ever desired or sought religious adoration or worship from his Jewish monotheistic believers. ” If we examine the New Testament, we […]

Did doubting Thomas make Jesus God?

Thomas said to Jesus, “My Lord and my God”: Reconsidering John 20:28 in light of context and scholarship By Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT This is a favourite verse for Trinitarians when they argue for the divinity of Jesus. They say confidently that here lies a clear declaration of Jesus’ Godhood by his own intimate […]

The Trinity was not there in the first century

Jesus, the apostles or Church Fathers? Who invented the Trinity? by Ibn Anwar, BHsc (Hons), MCollT Often Trinitarians claim that the Trinity (and by Trinity, they mean the mainstream dogma that says God is three persons in one being, i.e., God exists eternally as the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit) is taught in […]