John W. Wenham

Posted in christian thought by Nathan Creitz on August 16, 2008

“Only a Jesus like the Jesus of the Gospels can explain the emergence of the church.”
John W. Wenham


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  1. kristarella said, on August 17, 2008 at 6.24 pm

    Not sure, about this quote, since religions have been formed from Buddha, Mohammed, Hubbard…

    Only a Jesus like the one in the gospels can provide assurance of salvation though.

  2. Creitz said, on August 21, 2008 at 12.42 pm

    Hi kristarella,

    Thanks for the comment. I would only argue that what Jesus started was a relationship with the God of the universe and not a man-made religion. The Church is the visible reminder that God’s kingdom is here and is here to stay.

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