Here's a prime example of what we Catholics have been saying for what,a couple years now, on this thread.<quoted text>
Thou, even thou, art LORD alone; thou hast made heaven, the heaven of heavens, with all their host, the earth, and all things that are therein, the seas, and all that is therein, and thou preservest them all; and the host of heaven worshippeth thee
And he is before all things, and by him all things consist.
For in him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily.
For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.
But thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, though thou be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of thee shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting.
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
And he is before >>>all things,
and by him >>>all things consist.
Oxbow has read the Bible, interprets it himself and comes up with a post where he concludes triumphantly that God the Father and Jesus Christ are separate beings. Two Gods, in effect.
You, FOL, now are frantically trying to disabuse him of his notions by throwing your own interpretation of the Bible at him.
A Mexican standoff with no winner in sight.
Sola scriptura and private interpretation in practice. Utter chaos.