Tuesday, May 20, 2008

AN ATTEMPT TO NEUTER GOD

The article I am referencing is available HERE.

The referenced article has some interesting statistics. But the header and the eye catcher in the article is the fact that a new prayer book is being written that wants to render God gender neutral. This attempt of man to modernize God's Word is a feeble attempt which in the end undermines their own prayers even. When Jesus prayed in the garden, he referred to God as His Father. If God is not the Father, then the son-ship of Jesus is a farce. You cannot remove the gender of God without destroying the revelation of God to man. Undermine the relationship of Jesus to His Father and you undermine Christianity. Undermine Christianity, why even pray?

Paul wrote well of such in Romans 1.
Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,...

3 comments:

selahV said...

Luke, "O Timothy, guard and keep the deposit entrusted to you! Turn away from the irreverent babble and godless chatter, with the vain and empty and worldly phrases, and the subtleties and the contradictions in what is falsely called knowledge and spiritual illumination." 1 Timothy 6:20.
In the last days...we shall persevere. selahV

Luke said...

Isn't it great to know that man cannot change God? That we can depend on His unchanging grace towards us so we can have the confidence that through perseverance, we will meet HIM face to face.

I Timothy 4:1
Now the Spirit speaks expressly that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils...

selahV said...

Yes, and "When the righteous cry for help, the Lord hears, and delivers them out of all their distress and troubles." Ps.34:17

Blessed be the name of the Lord, our Redeemer! selahV