The Father & Son: All Powerful
According to the scriptures they share the same 'omnipotent' qualities!
Jn 8:58 Jesus answered ,"Before Abraham was born, I am!**
Col 1:17 He is before all things, and in all things, and in him all things hold together
|Ex 3:14-15 God says to Moses, "I AM WHO I AM...." (self existent one)|
|Mat 8:27 The men were amazed and asked,"What kind of man is this? Even the winds and the waves obey him?"||Ps 107:29 He stilled the storm to a whisper; the waves of the sea were hushed**|
|Mark 1:27 ...He even gives orders to evil spirits and they obey him.|
|Mark 2:5 When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic," Son your sins are forgiven."||Jer 31:34 I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more**|
|Col 1:15 He is the image of the invisible God...For by him all things were created...He is before all things, and in him, all things hold together...|
Gen 2:7 the Lord formed the man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life
Isaiah 45:12 I made the earth, and created man upon it; it was my hands that stretched out the heavens, and I commanded all their host
|Jn 1:1-3 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made.||Isa 40:28...The Lord is the everlasting God the creator of the ends of the earth....|
Question: Why would Jesus share the same 'God-like' qualities as God himself? What does this say to you?
* Bere, Michael C, Ph.D, Bible Doctrines For Today Book 1. Beka Book. 1987
**Herbert Kern , In Response Series, Canada Publishing House. 1995
Scripture quotations taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION. Copyright (c) 1973, 1978, 1984 by International Bible Society. Used by permission of Zondervan Publishing House.