The Word Made Flesh

christ on the cross

Behold the man.

Who is this we celebrate on Easter, the Day of Resurrection?

This is who I believe He is:

We confess the mystery and wonder of God made flesh and rejoice in our great salvation through Jesus Christ our Lord.

With the Father and the Holy Spirit, the Son created all things, sustains all things, and makes all things new. Truly God, He became truly man, two natures in one person.

He was born of the Virgin Mary and lived among us. Crucified, dead, and buried, He rose on the third day, ascended to heaven, and will come again in glory and judgment.

For us, He kept the Law, atoned for sin, and satisfied God’s wrath. He took our filthy rags and gave us His righteous robe.

He is our Prophet, Priest, and King, building His church, interceding for us, and reigning over all things.

Jesus Christ is Lord; we praise His holy Name forever.

Amen.

The LIGONIER STATEMENT
on CHRISTOLOGY

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About Jonna Hawker Turek

I write Christian fiction under my maiden name, J.B. Hawker.
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