The Saving Truth

Posted by Kendall Harmon

…[T]here must be no weakening or obscuring of the saving truth that the nature which God assumed in Christ is identical with our nature as we see it in the light of the Fall. If it were otherwise, how could Christ really be like us? … God’s Son not only assumed our nature but He entered the concrete form of our nature, under which we stand before God as men damned and lost….

--Karl Barth (1886-1968)

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Posted December 26, 2008 at 5:40 pm [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]
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