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    Default If Jesus Never Called Himself God, How Did He Become One?


    During his lifetime, Jesus himself didn't call himself God and didn't consider himself God, and ... none of his disciples had any inkling at all that he was God. ...

    You do find Jesus calling himself God in the Gospel of John, or the last Gospel. Jesus says things like, "Before Abraham was, I am." And, "I and the Father are one," and, "If you've seen me, you've seen the Father." These are all statements you find only in the Gospel of John, and that's striking because we have earlier gospels and we have the writings of Paul, and in none of them is there any indication that Jesus said such things. ...

    Full article: http://www.npr.org/2014/04/07/300246...ntent=04072014

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    Default Re: If Jesus Never Called Himself God, How Did He Become One?

    This is addressed, along with much much more, in Ustadh Ali Ataie course in the Bible on SeekersGuidance: The Bible Through a Muslim Lens.



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    Default Re: If Jesus Never Called Himself God, How Did He Become One?

    The bible clearly states that Jesus is God.

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