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Origen’s Psychological Analogy for the Trinity

A heuristic distinction proposed by Theodore De Regnon, which has long outlived its usefulness, is that Greek Trinitarian theology began from the distinction of the divine persons, whereas Latin theology began from the unity of God’s essence. The latter’s preference … Continue reading

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The Rock That Followed Them

Paul comments that during their wilderness wanderings, Israel “drank of that spiritual Rock that followed them: and that Rock was Christ” (1 Cor 10:4). Why does Paul think that the rock “followed them”? Here’s a simple explanation (one I believe … Continue reading

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