Beliefs about the nature of God + Philosophy and Ethics Spec

Two cards on beliefs about deity and what christians believe about deity and biblical quotes to support this point of view.


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  • Created by: julian
  • Created on: 03-06-12 15:53

Beliefs about the nature of God:

 What God is like for Christians:

  • There is only one God (stated in Ten Commandments
  • omnipresent       (everywhere at once)
  • omnipotent          (all powerful) 
  • immanent            (God is present in the world and the universe and can act                                          directly in the world)
  • transcendent       (God is outside, beyond the universe and space and time)
  • omniscient          (all knowing, all seeing)
  • eternal
  • acts in best interests of His creation
  • God is the Creator of the world and everything in it
  • God will judge everyone individually
  • God has a purpose for the world although we cannot know what it is 
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Biblical for the nature of God:

First of the Ten Commandments
"I am the Lord you God...thou shalt have no other Gods before me"

Psalm 86:5
"O Lord you are so good, so ready to forgive, so full of unfailling love for all who do ask your aid." 

John 21:17
"Lord you know everything"

John 4:8
"Anyone who does not love does not know God, for God is love"

Matthew 19:26
"With God everything is possible" 

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