First off I will tackle what the meaning of the Trinity is. Like I said earlier the Trinity is the idea of three person’s as one. A few ways to explain this were brought up in class. Some of these analogies are to compare the Trinity to things like a shamrock, a chain, or three coins. These are used to try to explain it to people because it shows things of a nature similar to the idea we are trying to explain. A shamrock is...
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... God as three person’s is a wonderful thing and it is something that people have been trying to explain and contemplate for as long as humankind has been around. What I have said may not be everyone’s idea of how it should be explained. However it is a combination of a lot of different ideas and the best I could try and put everything together to try and explain this in a “universal” way. The Trinity is something that explains to us God and strengthens our religious beliefs as well as our minds. It makes us think and can lead to many different ideas. We have to understand that the ideas we have are all explanations of unknown things. We have to use the knowledge we have and push onward and honor God with thought of Him. One day we will understand things in a way that is more clear to us, but until then we must keep trying to understand these things the best we can.
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