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« Reply #135 on: August 13, 2013, 11:23:44 AM »

2natures; one person Who is fully man, fully God.
The term is not apocrypha but deuterocanon (spell)
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The Son is eternally begotten of the Father and has always existed but is not fragmented as a manufactured machine with one part made in China and another in USA and later assembled. 
One person; two natures
While his human nature came from Mary, it would be wrong to say she gave birth to the man but not the Devine.  She gave birth to our LORD God the Son and is TRUE Theotokos.
You know part of this is indeed beyond my understanding, but for me to utter that is moronic, for God is infinite for me to imply that I could completely understand God would be hyperbolic huberous.
I have a big problem with the Scholastic Movement for this reason. Instead many mystical truths must be accepted without complete understanding.  This where obedience comes in.  I am wary of complex explanations of mystical truths. Truth may evade us but when it is reveled it is as obvious ,simple, straight forward as the sun on a clear October morning.
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« Reply #136 on: August 13, 2013, 11:23:52 AM »

Embarrassed My bad.
Well, Mary gave birth to Christ. Yes only to his human nature but tell me... Are His natures split? Cool

God became flesh at the Annunciation. Flesh and Spirit are God in this case. Ergo, Mary is the Mother of God.  Christ is both flesh and spirit as we speak. They are inseparable.
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« Reply #137 on: August 13, 2013, 11:24:36 AM »

Embarrassed My bad.
Well, Mary gave birth to Christ. Yes only to his human nature but tell me... Are His natures split? Cool

No, she did not give birth only to the human nature.  The human nature derives only from her, but she gave birth to the one person, Christ.    
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« Reply #138 on: August 13, 2013, 04:17:11 PM »

Oh I am sorry I didn't know that. Thanks for informing me. I thought that she gave birth only to the human nature of Christ his body and soul.
Thanks for drawing me away from this heretic mistake  angel
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« Reply #139 on: August 13, 2013, 04:21:16 PM »

Who birthed Christ then if St. Mary didn't? Did Christ just poof into existence?*

*As a human being, that is.
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