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  God the Father - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Jewish God is also attributed the fatherly role of protector: he is called the Father of the poor, of the orphan and the widow, as their protector and guarantor of justice.
To trinitarian Christians (which for many centuries has represented the vast Christian majority), God the Father is not at all a separate god from the Son (of whom Jesus is the incarnation) and the Holy Spirit, the other members of the Christian Godhead.
In Eastern Orthodox theology, God the Father is the "source" or "origin" of both the Son and the Holy Spirit; in Western theology, all three hypostases or persons have their origin in the divine nature instead.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/God_the_Father   (1414 words)

  
 Getting to know God the Father!
God the Father is the creator and the sustainer and the source for everything.
God is dwelling within a person at all times, and he is communicating constantly with that person's heart, conscience, soul, and spirit.
God works in our lives today by calling us to have faith in him and to believe that he is in charge, that he has a plan and that his plan will be fulfilled.
members.tripod.com /~robertwells/god.html   (1904 words)

  
 Gospel Link
Yet God the Father is not one in substance with the Son or the Holy Spirit, but is a separate being.
Thus, "God is a Spirit" (John 4:24) in the sense that the Holy Ghost, the member of the Godhead who deals most often and most directly with humans, is a God and a spirit, but God the Father and God the Son are spirits with physical, resurrected bodies.
Latter-day Saints deny the abstract nature of God the Father and affirm that he is a concrete being, that he possesses a physical body, and that he is in space and time.
ldsfaq.byu.edu /emmain.asp?number=91   (2895 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: God
Discusses the root-meaning of the name "God", which is derived from Gothic and Sanskrit roots.
The world is essentially dependent on God, and this dependence implies (1) that God is the Creator of the world -- the producer of its whole substance; and (2) that its continuance in being at every moment is due to His sustaining power.
The Trinity is the term employed to signify the central doctrine of the Christian religion -- the truth that in the unity of the Godhead there are Three truly distinct Persons: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06608a.htm   (216 words)

  
 Last Days Ministries : FREE Articles : The Father Heart of God
It was created by God in the hope that one day a son of Adam or a daughter of Eve might glance at it and be blessed by its beauty.
God was there when you experienced cruel teasing in the school yard and you walked alone avoiding the eyes of others.
God is constantly thinking an uninterrupted stream of loving thoughts toward you as though nobody else in the world exists.
www.lastdaysministries.org /articles/fatherheart.html   (3832 words)

  
 Study Guide: God the Father
a God of Salvation and Vengeance…Isaiah 35.4 The Old Testament description of God as a God of vengeance must be seen in the context of the destruction of His faithful people by the wicked.
a Father God…Deuteronomy 32.6; Isaiah 64.8 (63.16); Malachi 1.6; 2.10
God the Father is revealed as the Originator of all things, the Father of all true believers, and in a unique sense the Father of Jesus Christ.
www.lifetalk.net /lifequest/study/father.html   (417 words)

  
 Father, God the - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
In the Old Testament God was revealed as Father to the chosen nation (Exodus 4:22), and to the special representative of the nation, the king (2 Samuel 7:14), while fatherly love is declared to be the image of His pity for those who fear Him (Psalms 103:13).
In "God the Father" we have a name pointing to that relation which the first Person in the adorable Trinity sustains to "Son" and "Holy Spirit"--also Divine (Matthew 28:19).
In this relation of nearness and privilege to the Father in the kingdom of His Son (Colossians 1:13), believers are "sons of God" in a sense true of no others.
www.searchgodsword.org /enc/isb/view.cgi?number=T3383   (552 words)

  
 GOD THE FATHER
GOD THE FATHER is the fountainhead of the Holy Trinity.
From the Father the Son is begotten before all ages and all time (Psalm 2:7; 2 Corinthians 11:31).
God the Father created all things through the Son, in the Holy Spirit (Genesis 1; 2; John 1:3; Job 33:4), and we are called to worship Him (John 4:23).
www.antiochian.org /1123704951   (141 words)

  
 Is Jesus God the Father?
Some have argued that this should be translated "Father of Eternity," but not one major translation translates it that way (see my article: Should Isaiah 9:6 read "Everlasting Father" or "Father of Eternity?").
When Jesus spoke of the Father it was always in a way that distanced his own identity from that of Father God.
When we see a separate reference it is always something like: "God the Father and our Lord Jesus Christ." What you never see is: "God the Father and God the Son." It is always God and man, Spirit and flesh, God the Father and the Son of God.
www.apostolic.net /biblicalstudies/father.htm   (2135 words)

  
 The Fatherhood of God   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
God is our Father, not by nature, but by grace and by adoption.
Paul too was a father: father of the Christians in Corinth.
Christ when his body was fastened to the cross saw Mary, his mother according to the flesh, and John, the disciple most dear to him, and said to John: `Behold your mother.' and to Mary: `Behold your son.' Christ called Mary John's mother, not because she had begotten him, but because she loved him.
www.rc.net /wcc/father1.htm   (236 words)

  
 God the Father in Christianity, Judaism, Islam and politheistic religions
God the Father's relationship with humanity is as a father to children.
theology, God the Father is the "source" or "origin" of both the Son and the Holy Spirit; in Western theology, all three hypostases or persons have their origin in the divine nature instead.
Furthermore, because of the Father, that is, because of the fact that the Father is, the Son and the Spirit are; and because of the Father, the Son and the Spirit have everything that they have.
biblia.com /theology/father.htm   (2174 words)

  
 God, Our FAther,99   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
God in Scripture (269): in Scripture we hear of the universal power of God "the Mighty One of Jacob," the "Lord of Hosts," the "strong and mighty One!" It is because He made them, nothing is impossible to Him, and His will.
God in the Revelation of Jesus: In Jesus we have the name of the Holy One, in the flesh, as Savior, revealed by what He is, by His word, and by His sacrifice.
God forms them through the prophets for salvation, in the expectation of a new and everlasting covenant intended for all to be written on their hearts.
www.seidata.com /~frburwink/gof99.html   (10068 words)

  
 God 101   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The father owned all the property and made all the decisions.
While family members had their father's love and support, they could leave the family.
Once gone, they would continue to have their father's love but ceased to have his presence, power, prestige, or wealth.
www.god-101.org /god101book/god101page8.html   (263 words)

  
 God our Father
Fathers ought to love their sons and daughters unconditionally.
God has the power and the determination to restore all the societies of earth and to reestablish the family as the basis for civilization.
God's is holding back His wrath and judgment.
www.ldolphin.org /Father.html   (6927 words)

  
 Apologetics Press - Is God Male?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
God’s “gender” has been a hot topic for approximately the last two decades, owing in large part to the impact of the women’s liberation movement and the sexual revolution.
In 1 Samuel 15:29, God Himself announced: “The Strength of Israel...is not a man.” Moses wrote in Numbers 23:19: “God is not a man...neither the son of man.” Hosea repeated that affirmation: “I am God, and not man” (11:9).
The masculine pronoun safeguards (1) the transcendence of God against the illusion that nature is born from God as a mother rather than created and (2) the grace of God against the illusion that we can somehow save ourselves—two illusions ubiquitous and inevitable in the history of religion (1994, p.
www.apologeticspress.org /articles/2167   (2163 words)

  
 God the Father
In the earliest experiences of mother and care lie the roots of God images and emotionally charged attitudes and reactions to spirituality and religious thinking." Such is the general theme of Faber's book, a theme he argues quite convincingly and in copious detail.
The widespread notion that we are 'wired for God' or 'genetically endowed' with a 'need' for 'faith' emerges from our psychodynamic context as a misperception of human behavior -- an understandable, wishful, natural misperception to be sure, but inaccurate nonetheless.
The issue, after all, is not the existence of some abstract and undefined entity that we might characterize as a god if we were ever to encounter it.
www.eklhad.net /gtf.html   (1638 words)

  
 God The Father   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
An apparition with messages, by God the Father Himself, was given back in 1932 to Mother Eugenia requesting this Feast Day.
It is said that the location of the original painting that M. Eugenia had done as the Father requested, can not be confirmed and the only remains being the poor quality image that is on the cover of the booklet that contains the messages.
And even though the fulfillment of this is the the Era of Peace, He desires us to begin receiving the benefits and reap the first fruits of this now.
www.sdbv.org /Founder_s_Page/God_The_Father/god_the_father.html   (336 words)

  
 An Introduction To Your Heavenly Father
It was God's original plan in the Garden of Eden that Adam and Eve would live all the days of their lives in the presence of a loving Father, and would in turn reflect His love to their children.
It was the Father's hope that each generation would grow up in the light of His love never knowing a day of rejection or pain.
While we were still estranged, God the Father made a way for us to come home by sending His only son, Jesus Christ, to earth two thousand years ago to take care of the "sin" issue that had kept us separated.
www.fathersloveletter.com /webintro.html   (1286 words)

  
 God Your Father
God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.
As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him; for he knows how we are formed, he remembers that we are dust.
Such a man is the antichrist--he denies the Father and the Son.
www.seekgod.org /bible/fathergod.html   (3146 words)

  
 Holy God The Father
Holy God the Father is the First Person in the Holy God the Holy Trinity.
The three Persons are: Holy God the Father, Holy God the Son within the Holy Trinity / Our Lord, God and Savior, Jesus Christ, and Holy God the Holy Spirit.
Oikonomia is defined as Holy God the Father's plan of salvation realized in His Son taking Flesh, becoming a man. It is also called "Holy God the Father's Plan of Redemption" and the "Incarnation".
www.stgeorgeinzababdeh.com /holygodfather.shtml   (313 words)

  
 God-the-Father
God-the-Father is not a flying old man. He is the Primordial Consciousness immeasurable in Its vastness, filling the whole universal space in His Abode and not anthropomorphic at all.
Explanations of meanings of the word GOD and its synonyms used in different languages.
When you address yourselves to Him, become again as children; for you know neither the past, the present, nor the future, and God is the Master of all time.” (The Life of Saint Issa, 11:12-15).
www.religiousbook.net /Books/Online_books/Jt/Jesus_Teaching_1.html   (753 words)

  
 God the Father messages - Abba, Yahweh
Glory and praise, and honour and thanksgiving to the Almighty God, the creator of the Heavens and the earth.
He created everything out of nothing, He separated light from darkness, He gave life to all creatures, He blessed them and ordered them to multiply the earth.
We are very fortunate to be called His sons, in this messages we go very deep into the heart of the Heavenly Father to realize how much He loves us.
www.theworkofgod.org /God.htm   (120 words)

  
 God the Father   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It is a time of testimony, a time of thanksgiving and a time of commitment on the part of the parents and the church to raise our children in the wisdom and grace of God our Father!!
Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.
Love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.
www.bivocational.com /child.htm   (377 words)

  
 God the Father - Wikichristian
In brief: God has revealed himself to us as a loving creator, who desires an unbreakable personal relationship with him.
He also has revealed to us that he is one God, yet in three persons - Father, Son and Spirit.
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www.wikichristian.org /index.php?title=God_the_Father   (81 words)

  
 The Ghent Altarpiece: God Almighty by EYCK, Jan van
The Ghent Altarpiece: God Almighty by EYCK, Jan van
In the middle of the upper tier is God Almighty, the Word, essence and origin of the universe.
He is dressed in red and is crowned with a magnificent tiara.
gallery.euroweb.hu /html/e/eyck_van/jan/09ghent/1open1/u4god.html   (71 words)

  
 Amazon.com: God Our Father: Doctrine and Devotion (Doctrine and Devotion): Books: Alan P. F. Sell   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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