NEW TESTAMENT REFUTATIONS OF THE TRINITY DOCTRINE – Part 31

Continued from Part 30

The problem with 1 John 5:7-8
It would seem that one of the best New Testament proofs for the Christian doctrine of a triune deity is found in 1 John 5:7-8.  However, this conclusion depends on which translation of the New Testament you are using.  Many modern translations do not include this supposed proof of a trinitarian deity.

ISAIAH 53: JESUS IS NOT THE SUFFERING SERVANT – Part 11

Not by blood loss
Presuming Jesus was nailed to the cross, did blood oozing from the nail wounds cause his death?  The Roman method of execution by crucifixion was designed as a punishment to be prolonged in order to serve as a lesson to both the victim and all onlookers.  Since no vital organ would be pierced crucifixion usually caused a slow death.  If the victim expired within a short time he would deprive his executioners of satisfactorily meting out the sentence in accordance with their concept of justice.  

Bookmark – Messiah

The Jewish tradition of “The Messiah” has its foundation in numerous biblical references and understands “The Messiah” to be a human being – without any overtone of deity or divinity – who must fulfill certain criteria and usher in a time when certain changes will occur in the world before he can be acknowledged as “The Messiah.”