06-16-2019 Sermon - Trinitarian Faith in One God

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The religious leaders were ready to stone Jesus to death. And it was not because he was one of the nicest men to ever live. Nor was it because he was one of the most gifted teachers ever to have taught. And it was not because of the fine example Jesus set by his lifestyle. No, it was for none of these reasons. But it was related to some of the audacious statements he made about himself. "I am the light of the world." "If anyone continues in my word he will not taste death, but will live forever." And, "Before Abraham was, I am." In short, he claimed to be the preexistent Son of God. It is from who Jesus is that we begin to learn a central doctrine of the Christian Faith, that of the Holy Trinity...