188.8.131.52 Does God have a
In John 20:17 we read:
"Jesus saith unto her, ...I ascend unto my Father, and
your Father; and to my God, and your."
Not only is God Jesus' father, but He is also his
GOD. Think about this carefully. Also notice how
Jesus is equating between himself and mankind in these
matters and not between himself and God. He is making it as
clear as he possibly can that he is one of US and not
a god. Why did he not just say "I ascend unto my Father,
and your Father." ... and stop !?
Why did Jesus feel it necessary to add the words
"...and to my God, and your God." What
additional information was he trying to convey to us with
these extra words? Think about it carefully.