John 1:1

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John 1:1: In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
John 10:30: I and My Father are one.”

John 14:28: You have heard Me say to you, ‘I am going away and coming back to you.’ If you loved Me, you would rejoice because I said, ‘I am going to the Father,’ for My Father is greater than I.
Acts 2:22: “Men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus of Nazareth, a Man attested by God to you by miracles, wonders, and signs which God did through Him in your midst, as you yourselves also know—

John 1 says that God the Father and Jesus are one, but John 14 says that God the Father is greater, and Acts says that Jesus was a man.

1. God and Jesus are one != God is greater than Jesus.
2. God and Jesus are one != Jesus was a man.

(Solving: 2)

Words can be meaningfully used in a book without requiring that every instance refer to the exact same thing. For instance, I could say that Jesus spoke to me last month. Now do I literally mean that a 2,000 year old body reincarnated itself and voiced a message? Of course not. I'm speaking in this case of Jesus, the spiritual being, communicating supernaturally. Do I contradict myself, then, to say that Jesus was crucified by Pilot on the cross? Of course not.

One can say 'Jesus' and refer to His spiritual being or His physical being, with what is meant remaining completely consistent.


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