The Physical Nature of Jesus, the Son of God:
Let's begin by looking at the physical nature of
Jesus before His birth. As we have studied in
prior lessons, John chapter 1 describes Jesus as
the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with
God, and the Word was God. 2 He was in
the beginning with God. 3 All things came
into being by Him, and apart from Him nothing came
into being that has come into being. 4 In
Him was life, and the life was the light of men....14
And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and
we beheld His glory, glory as of the only begotten
from the Father,
full of grace and truth. John
1:1-4, 14 (NAS)
The Word (Jesus) was with God
in the beginning (vs.1-2) and was God (vs.1).
Then it says in verse 14 that "the Word became
According to John 1:14, what would Jesus'
physical nature have been
he "became flesh?"