By Julia Shunia and Marisa Khamis
The 3 Persons in One God: The Trinity
-Is made up of three persons in one God: God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit.
-The three persons are distinct and inseparable.
-Inseparable means that the Father,Son, and Holy Spirit are complete, whole, and entire.
-The Nicene Creed professes our belief in the Trinity."We believe in one God."
God the Father
-The first person of the Trinity.
- Is the generator which means that he is the creator of the earth.
- He is unbegotten which means that he has always existed.
-God is neither male or female.
God the Son
- Is the second person of the Trinity.
-He is begotten of the Father which means that he comes from the Father.
-He is incarnate which means that he is fully God and human.
-He is also called the anointed one or Christ.
God the Holy Spirit
-Is the third person of the Trinity.
-The Holy Spirit precedes from the Father and the Son.
-Spoke to God's people through the prophets.
-Prepared Jesus for his mission to redeem us.
The Nicene Creed
-States all of the facts about the Trinity that we profess at church.
-Tells how the Trinity is a communion of three people who are united by love and unity.
-Also states that God is eternal, always there for us, and how he knew everyone and everything from the start of creation.
-It also says how the Trinity can be a model for us in our daily lives.