Father and Son

“He that abideth in the doctrine of Christ, he hath both the Father and the Son.” 2 John 9. Jesus said, “the testimony of two men is true. I am one that bear witness of myself, and the Father that sent me bears witness of me.” John 8:17,18. The Father and Son are the two centers around which the elliptical universe revolves.

“I saw a throne, and on it sat the Father and the Son.” Early Writings p. 54.2. Revelation 3:21.

“From eternity there was a complete unity between the Father and the Son. They were two, yet little short of being identical; two in individuality, yet one in spirit, and heart, and character.” Youth's Instructor December 16, 1897

“The personality of the Father and the Son, also the unity that exists between Them, are presented in the seventeenth chapter of John, in the prayer of Christ for His disciples:” Ministry of Healing 421.7.

“The relation between the Father and the Son, and the personality of both, are made plain in this scripture also: ...the counsel of peace was between them both. [Zechariah 6:12,13 quoted]” { 8T 269.5}

“In the plan to save a lost world, the counsel was between them both; the covenant of peace was between the Father and the Son.” Signs of the Times Dec 23, 1897

“In the councils of heaven, before the world was created, the Father and the Son covenanted together that if man proved disloyal to God, Christ, one with the Father, would take the place of the transgressor, and suffer the penalty of justice that must fall upon him.” RH Nov 15, 1898

“The plan of redemption was arranged in the counsels between the Father and the Son.” In Heavenly Places p. 12.5, RH May 28, 1908

“Even the angels were not permitted to share the counsels between the Father and the Son when the plan of salvation was laid.” Ministry of Healing p. 429.4

“Once Satan was in co-partnership with God, Jesus Christ, and the holy angels. He was highly exalted in heaven and was radiant in light and glory that came to him from the Father and the Son; but he became disloyal, and lost his high and holy position as covering cherub.” RH April 14, 1896

God the Father sat upon the throne; Jesus Christ His Son was on His right side; Lucifer in his position as covering cherub also stood in the presence of God even as Gabriel who later took his place did (Luke 1:19).

“The claims of God’s government had been misapprehended through the deceptive words and works of Satan, and the necessity of a mediator was seen and felt by the Father and the Son...” Signs of the Times Dec 9, 1897

The Father and the Son engaged in the mighty, wondrous work they had contemplated, of creating the world.” Spirit of Prophecy vol. 1 p. 24.1

“There is in nature the continual working of the Father and the Son.” Christian Education p. 194.3

“In the beginning the Father and the Son had rested upon the Sabbath after Their work of creation.” Desire of Ages p. 769.2; Maranatha 371.2; My Life Today 364.2

The Father and the Son rested after Their work of Creation.”... “It was in God’s plan that the work which Christ had engaged to do should be completed on a Friday, and that on the Sabbath He should rest in the tomb, even as the Father and Son had rested after completing Their creative work.” Manuscript 25, Feb 24, 1898, 3, 4 in 3MR 425.3

“The happy birds flitted about them without fear; and as their glad songs ascended to the praise of their Creator, Adam and Eve united with them in thanksgiving to the Father and the Son…” Patriarchs and Prophets p. 50.2 {Daughters of God 23.3}

“Adam and Eve assured the angels that they would never transgress the express command of God; for it was their highest pleasure to do his will. The angels united with them in holy strains of harmonious music; and as their songs pealed forth from blissful Eden, Satan heard their joyful adoration of the Father and the Son.” Signs of the Times Jan 16, 1879

“Those who come in contact with Sabbath-keepers should be the better for their association; for if they live out the commandments of God, they are representatives of the Father and the Son.” Review & Herald Jan 15, 1895

“We honor both the Father and the Son when we talk about the law. The Father gave us the law, and the Son died to magnify it and make it honorable” (Manuscript 5, 1885). { 6BC 1073.4 } 1SAT 20.3

“As the Father loves the Son, so the Son loves those that are His,--those who work as He worked to save perishing souls.” Review and Herald, June 2, 1903

“What work will bring the greatest satisfaction and joy to the Father and the Son? The salvation of perishing souls.” Manuscript 51, 1901. In 1Selected Messages 90.4

“Those who will not receive Him lose eternal life because they refused to avail themselves of the only means provided by the Father and the Son for the salvation of a perishing world” (Manuscript 142, 1899) in 7BC 931.1

“The union between Christ and His people is to be living, true, and unfailing, resembling the union that exists between the Father and the Son.” General Conference Bulletin, July 1, 1900 in SD 293.2

A “vital connection between the Father and the Son” DA p. 664.2
A “a living connection with the Father and the Son.” Testimonies to Ministers 488.1

“So the Father and the Son were one in their love for the chosen people.” COL 216.1

“Perfect oneness—a union as close as the union existing between the Father and the Son—this is what will give success to the efforts of God’s workers.” Manuscript 1, 1903. RH Jan 27, 1903

The Father and the Son alone are to be exalted.” Youth's Instructor, July 7, 1898; SD 58.5

Grace and peace be unto you from God the Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ the Son of the Father in truth and love. 2 John 3

Gary Hullquist