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Re: My father and I is One

Posted by R. Berg on July 13, 2006

In Reply to: Re: My father and I is One posted by Smokey Stover on July 13, 2006

: : : "My father and I is One" said Jesus
: : : Please explain the meaning of this phrase and also the origin.

: : The Bible. John 10:30
: : King James Version - I and my Father are one.
: : Explaining the three-in-one of the Christian Trinity would be better left to a theologian.

: I'd like to know which version of the Book of John has that sentence: "My father and I is One." It's hard to imagine who would believe that that sentence is grammatically correct.
: SS

As for the question of the origin of a saying attributed to Jesus, the obvious answer is that Jesus said it. If it's in the Book of John, however, that may not be a correct answer. John is the least well authenticated of the Gospels. It attributes many sentences to Jesus that he probably never spoke. ~rb