Jesus Christ: Source of Our Salvation (Second Edition)

Chapter 3: How Can Jesus be Both God and Human?


How Can Jesus Be Both God and Human?

Film Focus: In this video, Bishop Robert Barron discusses Jesus’ nature as both God and Man. He delves into a number of heresies which unduly emphasized one nature over the other in order to clarify what we really do believe.

Text Focus: Pages 81-85

Discussion Questions:

  1. What are the three basic misunderstandings of Jesus?
  2. What is the name given to each of these misunderstandings?
  3. Where do you see these three basic misunderstandings in the world today?
  4. What did the Council of Chalcedon ultimately say about Christ’s nature?

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