User Tag List

Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast
Results 16 to 30 of 36

Thread: Heavenly Father????

  1. #16
    BANNED
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Denver
    Posts
    14,765
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 2,769 Times in 2,544 Posts

    Blog Entries
    1
    Mentioned
    15 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    0
    Maybe later. Mk 5:8, 9

    Spoiler

    As a reminder Letsargue is number 47 on Satan, Inc. (TOL Heretics list) in "The 'Jesus is not God' people (Non-trinitarians) category.

  2. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to serpentdove For Your Post:

    patrick jane (August 19th, 2016),theophilus (August 20th, 2016)

  3. #17
    Eclectic Theosophist freelight's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2003
    Location
    Bend, OR. USA
    Posts
    7,064
    Thanks
    2,520
    Thanked 1,615 Times in 1,144 Posts

    Blog Entries
    80
    Mentioned
    65 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Rep Power
    1476270

    Smile Divine Mother.......

    ~*~*~


    Don't forget the divine Mother, the sacred feminine aspect of 'God'. To honor the Father, we must also honor the Mother.

    Devotion to the Divine Mother

    Goddess-Gaia.jpg

  4. #18
    Eclectic Theosophist freelight's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2003
    Location
    Bend, OR. USA
    Posts
    7,064
    Thanks
    2,520
    Thanked 1,615 Times in 1,144 Posts

    Blog Entries
    80
    Mentioned
    65 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Rep Power
    1476270

    Lightbulb Honor thy Father and Mother......

    We might remind everyone that 'God' is both 'Father' and 'Mother'. While Jesus taught us to address God as 'Our Father',...we must also recognize the divine feminine, the Mothering Spirit of God as well, since 'God' includes both gender-qualities and attributes. Blessings in the Infininite One - this is why man has naturally allowed the worship of the Goddess or divine Mother, and various goddesses. These are but the feminine expressions and personifications of the divine.

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to freelight For Your Post:

    stephencbh (April 29th, 2017)

  6. #19
    TOL Legend God's Truth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Hidden with Christ in God, Col 3:3
    Posts
    30,509
    Thanks
    1,901
    Thanked 2,128 Times in 1,936 Posts

    Mentioned
    59 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    160231
    Quote Originally Posted by freelight View Post
    We might remind everyone that 'God' is both 'Father' and 'Mother'. While Jesus taught us to address God as 'Our Father',...we must also recognize the divine feminine, the Mothering Spirit of God as well, since 'God' includes both gender-qualities and attributes. Blessings in the Infininite One - this is why man has naturally allowed the worship of the Goddess or divine Mother, and various goddesses. These are but the feminine expressions and personifications of the divine.
    Who has okay'd the worship of goddesses?
    Oh how I love the Word of God!
    Do not just read the word do it.

  7. #20
    . Eeset's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    8,021
    Thanks
    14
    Thanked 952 Times in 613 Posts

    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Rep Power
    1561548
    Quote Originally Posted by God's Truth View Post
    Who has okay'd the worship of goddesses?
    You have a problem with women?

  8. The Following User Says Thank You to Eeset For Your Post:

    freelight (January 12th, 2017)

  9. #21
    TOL Legend God's Truth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Hidden with Christ in God, Col 3:3
    Posts
    30,509
    Thanks
    1,901
    Thanked 2,128 Times in 1,936 Posts

    Mentioned
    59 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    160231
    Quote Originally Posted by Eeset View Post
    You have a problem with women?
    I have a problem with doctrines from demons.

    You have a problem with that?
    Oh how I love the Word of God!
    Do not just read the word do it.

  10. #22
    . Eeset's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    8,021
    Thanks
    14
    Thanked 952 Times in 613 Posts

    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Rep Power
    1561548
    Quote Originally Posted by God's Truth View Post
    I have a problem with doctrines from demons.

    You have a problem with that?
    You seem to have lots of problems

  11. The Following User Says Thank You to Eeset For Your Post:

    meshak (January 12th, 2017)

  12. #23
    TOL Legend God's Truth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Hidden with Christ in God, Col 3:3
    Posts
    30,509
    Thanks
    1,901
    Thanked 2,128 Times in 1,936 Posts

    Mentioned
    59 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    160231
    Quote Originally Posted by Eeset View Post
    You seem to have lots of problems
    I do have a lot of problems. I love dealing with them using a Sword.

    Is that alright with you?
    Oh how I love the Word of God!
    Do not just read the word do it.

  13. #24
    Eclectic Theosophist freelight's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2003
    Location
    Bend, OR. USA
    Posts
    7,064
    Thanks
    2,520
    Thanked 1,615 Times in 1,144 Posts

    Blog Entries
    80
    Mentioned
    65 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Rep Power
    1476270

    Red face Abba-Amma

    Quote Originally Posted by God's Truth View Post
    Who has okay'd the worship of goddesses?
    Remember,....in whose image was man made? In whose likeness? What is man? Did He not created them 'male' and 'female'? There are 2 genders which reflect the divine image, which represent 'God'. Man is the image and likeness of Elohim. -therefore,...there are both 'masculine' and 'feminine' aspects, qualities and attributes of Deity. - these are manifested as 'male' and 'female'. If 'God' is 'Father', there there must also be a 'Mother' or 'feminine' aspect to 'God'. Therefore the title in some schools of calling Deity 'Father-Mother-God' holds,....in a parental sense. - such is the dual-unity of Spirit, mirrored in masculine and feminine form. Gender is dual, Spirit is One.

    From a Jewish perspective, the Holy Spirit of God is 'feminine' (ruach hakodesh), and the Shekinah (Presence) is feminine. Naturally so,...the nurturing/mothering aspect of God can be known as 'Mother'. There is no rule or command to acknowledge God as our also our divine Mother,..but if 'God' is our supernal Parent, then we are born from God, who is Father and Mother. - there is no creation, no offspring without the two in intercourse.

    Also note one of the fundamental laws is to respect/honor your mother and your father. Your 'mother' and your 'father' is 'God', albeit in human form, since 'God' is the sole power and progenitor of all. If we are to see the image and likeness of God, we are to look no further than Man (male/female). Therefore, if God be 'Father-Mother'....then we are to honor the Mother just as we honor the Father, since they are One. The One is represented in the Two, and Two in the One - and even so, we reflect 'God'. The glory of God is Man, the marriage of the two as one.

    ~*~*~

    Father-Mother (Abba-Amma)





    '

  14. #25
    LIFETIME MEMBER meshak's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    texas
    Posts
    10,512
    Thanks
    2,817
    Thanked 1,338 Times in 1,040 Posts

    Blog Entries
    1
    Mentioned
    60 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    545649
    Quote Originally Posted by serpentdove View Post
    Maybe later. Mk 5:8, 9

    Spoiler

    As a reminder Letsargue is number 47 on Satan, Inc. (TOL Heretics list) in "The 'Jesus is not God' people (Non-trinitarians) category.
    letsargue is trinity believer.

  15. #26
    TOL Legend God's Truth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Hidden with Christ in God, Col 3:3
    Posts
    30,509
    Thanks
    1,901
    Thanked 2,128 Times in 1,936 Posts

    Mentioned
    59 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    160231
    Quote Originally Posted by freelight View Post
    Remember,....in whose image was man made? In whose likeness? What is man? Did He not created them 'male' and 'female'?
    I do see what you are saying and why, but God says let's make MAN in our image, and then woman was made in the image of man for man.

    Quote Originally Posted by freelight View Post
    There are 2 genders which reflect the divine image, which represent 'God'. Man is the image and likeness of Elohim. -therefore,...there are both 'masculine' and 'feminine' aspects, qualities and attributes of Deity. - these are manifested as 'male' and 'female'.
    Just because God is kind and patient that does not make it feminine or female attributes.

    Quote Originally Posted by freelight View Post
    If 'God' is 'Father', there there must also be a 'Mother' or 'feminine' aspect to 'God'.
    No, there is no must be.

    God is called 'Father'.

    Quote Originally Posted by freelight View Post

    Therefore the title in some schools of calling Deity 'Father-Mother-God' holds,....in a parental sense. - such is the dual-unity of Spirit, mirrored in masculine and feminine form. Gender is dual, Spirit is One.

    From a Jewish perspective, the Holy Spirit of God is 'feminine' (ruach hakodesh), and the Shekinah (Presence) is feminine.
    I think you misunderstand that.

    God is Spirit and HIS SPIRIT goes forth from Him. His Holy Spirit is referred to as 'He'.

    Quote Originally Posted by freelight View Post

    Naturally so,...the nurturing/mothering aspect of God can be known as 'Mother'. There is no rule or command to acknowledge God as our also our divine Mother,..but if 'God' is our supernal Parent, then we are born from God, who is Father and Mother. - there is no creation, no offspring without the two in intercourse.

    Also note one of the fundamental laws is to respect/honor your mother and your father. Your 'mother' and your 'father' is 'God', albeit in human form, since 'God' is the sole power and progenitor of all. If we are to see the image and likeness of God, we are to look no further than Man (male/female). Therefore, if God be 'Father-Mother'....then we are to honor the Mother just as we honor the Father, since they are One. The One is represented in the Two, and Two in the One - and even so, we reflect 'God'. The glory of God is Man, the marriage of the two as one.
    I just do not agree with the way you reasoned that.

    It is not in the scriptures.

    1 Corinthians 11:7 A man ought not to cover his head, since he is the image and glory of God; but woman is the glory of man.
    Oh how I love the Word of God!
    Do not just read the word do it.

  16. #27
    Trainee
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    OK
    Posts
    6
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post

    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    0

  17. The Following User Says Thank You to SPyKe-GB For Your Post:

    freelight (February 13th, 2017)

  18. #28
    Eclectic Theosophist freelight's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2003
    Location
    Bend, OR. USA
    Posts
    7,064
    Thanks
    2,520
    Thanked 1,615 Times in 1,144 Posts

    Blog Entries
    80
    Mentioned
    65 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Rep Power
    1476270
    Quote Originally Posted by SPyKe-GB View Post

    Hello,

    Do you honor BOTH your father AND mother? Would your honor of your parents be partial and incomplete if you only honored your 'father' and NOT your 'mother'?

  19. #29
    Trainee
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    OK
    Posts
    6
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post

    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    0
    If I only had a father, yes.

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G935A using TheologyOnline mobile app

  20. #30
    Trainee
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    OK
    Posts
    6
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post

    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Rep Power
    0
    Also, if you are assuming that there has to be a mother because there is a father, you can't stop there! There must be a heavenly grandfather and grandmother because in human terms you can't have a father and a mother without first having grandparents! After all, God has to be confined to the rules of humanity!

    We can't make assumptions like this without any Biblical reference to it whatsoever! It is Idolatry plain and simple. Before long we will be praying to the Heavenly Father, Son, and Uncle Charlie!

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G935A using TheologyOnline mobile app

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
About us
Since 1997 TheologyOnline (TOL) has been one of the most popular theology forums on the internet. On TOL we encourage spirited conversation about religion, politics, and just about everything else.

follow us