Category Archives: Christology

Col. 1:15-20: Jesus as Man

At the time of the writing of the book of Colossians, there were still men and women alive who had walked with Jesus and witnessed him eating, drinking, and sleeping.  Therefore, his humanity was easily attested to by living witnesses.  … Continue reading

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Col. 1:15-20: Jesus as God

The subject of greatest debate surrounding Colossians 1:15-20 is what it implies about the divinity of the man Jesus.  It was Jesus’ claim to be God that ultimately led to his crucifixion.  And it is belief in the reality and … Continue reading

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