Apologetics / Reflections Catholic Church Christian God Iglesia ni Cristo

IS IT RIGHT TO USE THE HEBREW WORD “N’SI ELOHIM” FROM GENESIS 23:6 TO SHOW THAT THE GREEK WORD THEOS IN THE 3RD CLAUSE OF JOHN 1:1 IS AN ADJECTIVE?

Someone  used the Hebrew syntax since he wanted to rectify his wrong understanding about the Greek syntax. שְׁמָעֵנוּ אֲדֹנִי, נְשִׂיא אֱלֹהִים אַתָּה בְּתוֹכֵנוּ–בְּמִבְחַר קְבָרֵינוּ, קְבֹר אֶת-מֵתֶךָ; אִישׁ מִמֶּנּוּ, אֶת-קִבְרוֹ לֹא-יִכְלֶה מִמְּךָ מִקְּבֹר מֵתֶךָ. (Genesis 23:6, Hebrew Bible) He is trying to confuse the issue by appealing to Hebrew syntax as a way to refute a point […]

Apologetics / Reflections God Mormonism

Answering Mormonism about their view of the Nature of God

The Mormon view of God stated: – There are many gods because the Hebrew word for God “Elohim” is a plural noun. – The image and likeness of God in man proves that a human beings have godlike bodies. Answer to the First statement: First, Joseph Smith attempted to translate “Elohim” disregards the most basic […]