Faith in a unique Lord: God’s only-begotten Son

Bible believing Christians are fully convinced that Jesus Christ is not only 100% human, he is also 100% God. Hear how the Bible indeed teaches this truth (and that Jesus himself was convinced of it!), what the significance is of this reality, and why it is important (Jesus himself died for confessing it).

Sermon by Rev. Karlo Janssen on Lord’s Day 13a of the Heidelberg Catechism

Lord’s Day 13 q&a 33

Why is he called God’s only-begotten Son since we also are children of God?

Because Christ alone is the eternal, natural Son of God.(1) We, however, are children of God by adoption, through grace, for Christ’s sake.(2)
(1) Joh 1:1-3,14,18; 3:16; Rom 8:32; Heb 1; 1Joh 4:9
(2) Joh 1:12; Rom 8:14-17; Gal 4:6; Eph 1:5,6

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