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I want to know concerning Trinity using logic, science, social life etc. to exemplify it.

I have research the Bible and find texts that support the "Trinity" but the word trinity is not found in the Bible itself.  I am sorry for not able to use logic, science, social life to exemplify the trinity.  Bibleinfo.com answers your questions basing on the Bible only.  "The Bible is God's voice speaking to us, just as surely as though we could hear it with our ears.  Jesus said, "The words that I have spoken to you are spirit and life" John 6:63.

The Doctrine of the Trinity

Most Christians misunderstand the doctrine of the Trinity, they believe: (1) God is just like water in three forms, that is water, ice and vapor; or like Sun has light and heat; (2) They are like three parallel lines, three sources, or three substances, therefore they are the pre-existent, self-existent and coequal to one another forever; (3) God in three forms with different titles appears in different eras to do different works.  They are all the same one God; thus God the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit are the same Person.  Therefore, they are coequal and changeable forever and ever.

The above illustration (1) only reflects a little part of the Trinity, showing that they are same substance, but the (2) and (3) are misunderstanding to the doctrine of the Trinity.

Three Persons are in the Trinity

Though there is no such term Trinity or Godhead in the Bible, this is the theological term which meaning is three (Persons) unite in one or three-in-one.  What is the meaning in one here?  Some claim that it means one person or one God. That is Father, Son and Holy Spirit are the same one God who is in different era make the role of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.  This twisting of the Trinity concept makes it difficulty to understand and it becomes a paradoxical doctrine in theology and causes great confusion for the ages.

Actually, it is very simple and plain: Trinity means: Three Persons united in One Family.  Because the term Father and Son was used in the family concept.  As Paul says, But Christ as a Son over His own house (Heb 3:6).  And again he says, For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named (Eph 3:14-15).  The Trinity concept is from the Great Mission of Jesus, He says, all authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.  Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit (Matt 28:18-19).

In Paul’s writing he says, “There are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit.  There are differences of ministries, but the same Lord.  And there are diversities of activities, but it is the same God who works all in all” (1 Cor 12:4-6).  Please note the terms same Spirit, same Lord, and same God three Persons in this text.  And again he says, “The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit be with you all.  Amen” (2 Cor 13:14).  Peter also says there are three Persons together, saying, “Elect according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience and sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ” (1 Pet 1:2)

These texts and others (John 15:26) show that there are three identical Persons, working in different ways, united in one Family in order to finish the plan of salvation. 

The right concept of the Trinity is that God is the source of all; He is above all, and in all.  Even the Son and the Holy Spirit came forth from God with the same Spirit or substance (Heb 1:5; John 8:42; 15:26). 

They are three Persons in the first Family of the universe.  The Son and the Holy Spirit obey and are subject to the Father from everlasting to everlasting.  There are three living persons of the heavenly trio; in the name of these three great powers--the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.

The Bible says, "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God," John 1:1 and the Word was in the bosom of God the Father; they were united in one.  It is the mystery between the Word and God.  In the day before all creation, while God gave birth to His Son, He said to Him, “You are my Son, today I have begotten you” (Ps 2:7).  Jesus testified, saying, “I proceeded forth and came from God” (John 8:42).  So that the Son became “the firstborn in God’s family above all creation” (Col 1:15).  And Jesus says, “But when the Helper comes, whom I shall send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth who proceeds from the Father, He will testify of Me” (John 15:26).

Therefore in the beginning, God the Father is the first Person, the Son the second, and the Holy Spirit the third; they are the heavenly First Family in the universe before and above all creation.  In theological term called Trinity or Godhead. 

The principle of a heavenly First Family was implied to the earthly family of Adam, Eve and their son the first family on earth.  Since the earthly family reflects the heavenly Family of God, through Adam’s family, we may know God’s heavenly Family.  The Bible says, through the creation of God, the first Woman Eve came forth from the first Adam, as Adam declared, “This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man” (Gen 2:23). “And after that Adam lived one hundred and thirty years, and begot a son in his own likeness, after his image, and named him Seth” (Gen 5:3). 

Obviously, Seth also has the bone of his bones and flesh of his flesh of Adam, because he was born and derived from Adam’s body.   Therefore Adam, Eve, and Seth were three in the same substance, nature, and spirit, and united in one family.  In other words, in the beginning Adam, Eve and Seth these three persons in Adam’s family reflected the Trinity or Godhead, which was the first Family in the universe.  For in the image of God He created them, and applied the heavenly Family principle to the earthly family.

In reality, in the beginning before and above all creation, there are three Persons distinct from one another: The first One the Father is original (Ex 3:14); the second One the Son was begotten from the Father (Ps 2:7; John 8:42); the third One the Holy Spirit was not begotten, but proceeds forth from the Father, not from the Son (John 15:26).  The Father has the right to send the Son to do His work, according His will; the Son has the right to send the Holy Spirit to follow up His work on earth until completed (John 15:26; 16:7). 

In other words, God the Father is the Source of all, the greatest of all, and He is above all, and in all.  In the prayer of Jesus, He addresses Him the only true God (John 17:3).

From the Bible, we know that the entire universe came forth from One Source--God the Father, for the Son and the Holy Spirit are under and subject to God the Father all the time, because they both came forth from God (John 1:18; 8:42; 15:26).  Therefore they have the same substance, nature and Spirit; they possess and share the glory and authority and life with the Father.  They are in unity and in truth.  Their relationship is completely in harmony, united in one family and lasts forever. 

Such as in Genesis chapters one and two, the term Eloh-heem was used refer to God the Son, Jesus Christ, whom did the creation work.  Paul says God by His Son created all things that are in heaven and that are on earth.  All things were created through Him and for Him (Col 1:16). 

In Old Testament times, before the Son’s incarnation, the Israelites could not identify clearly that there are Father, Son and Holy Spirit three Persons in Godhead.  Therefore it is very easy to misunderstand that they are only same one God.

The author of Hebrews says, “God, who at various times and in various ways spoke in time past to the fathers by the prophets, has in these last days spoken to us by His Son whom He has appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the worlds” (Heb 1:1-2). 

God sent His firstborn, who was made flesh and dwelt on earth, and became Jesus Christ who proclaimed, “For I proceeded forth and came from God; nor have I came of Myself, but He sent Me” (John 8:42), “for My Father is greater than I” (John 14:28).  And through Christ=s teaching and His great mission, we can know there are three Persons in the Godhead, for He says: “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.  Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you”  (Matt 28:18-19).

God the Son Created All Things

Then who created the heaven and the earth?  The Father or the Son?  The Bible says, “God who created all things through Jesus Christ” (Eph 3:9).  Actually, God the Father has the ideal and plan; He made decisions, He gave the authority and power to the Son, and the Son created all things with the Holy Spirit (Col 1:16-19; Heb 1:1-3; Gen 1:2).  Therefore, God the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit created together and worked in one team.

Jesus Christ had the power and authority to create the world, included the visible and invisible; that is why the Bible says, “The Word was God” (John 1:1).  The Father and the Son both sit upon the throne, therefore, both are God, but One is God the Father, another is God the Son.  Hence, it is harmony to say that Jesus Christ is God, and He is also the Son of God, for He has God the Father.

When the Bible addresses “the Word was God” (John 1:1), it points to the second One in the Godhead, that is God the Son, Jesus Christ, rather points to God the Father.


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