Tag Archives: God-Man

Are Jehovah and Allah the Same God?

In the history of religion Judaism, Christianity and Islam are considered the three Abrahamic faiths.  The idea is that there is a continuity between the three different religions that can be traced back to the legacy of Abraham and the early Hebrews.  For this reason, so the argument goes, all three religions are basically differing expressions of the same faith.  So this means that all three religions actually worship the same God.  The Yahweh of the Jews is really the same deity as the God/Jehovah of the Christians, who is in turn no different than the Allah of the Muslims.  But is this really true? Continue reading

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The Wonder of the Incarnation

Today is the first day of the 12 Days of Christmas.  Even though in the eyes of the world Christmas is over, we understand that Christmas is a season, not day.  So we continue to celebrate.  We continue to rejoice.  We continue to celebrate the miracle of God coming to us in the form of a Babe in a manger.  We continue to wonder at the awesome truth of the Incarnation–that God took on human flesh and became Man. Continue reading