Jesus ≠ The Hulk

We’ve looked at how Jesus is truly human, and then we looked at how Jesus is truly God. Now we’re going to tie the two together. How can Jesus be truly human and truly God?

HYPOSTATIC UNION

Sometimes big words can be intimidating, scary even; but don’t let that put you off. Big words are just the tags we put on the big ideas for convenience, so we can talk about them quicker. The first word (or phrase rather) is ‘hypostatic union’ It’s much easier to understand than it appears. The word ‘hypostatic’ in Greek just means ‘personal.’ So the hypostatic union is the personal union of Jesus’ two natures. That’s what we want to figure out, how can Jesus’ two natures be united in one person? Continue reading

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