Since He could not sin, was Christ truly fully human?


#1

How can we say that Jesus was fully human when he could not commit sin and/or be tempted?


#2

Dear q,

Sin and the moral weakness that leads to it are results of Adam’s fall and were not present when the human race was created. Sin is not essential to being human. Yes, Jesus was fully human as well as fully divine.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.


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