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The Trinity, more accurately, is the Divine itself (Father), the Divine Human (Son of God) and Divine proceeding (Holy Spirit), all in one person or being, Jesus Christ. Each person is a trine of soul, body and spirit, and when God became incarnate this became a Holy Trinity embodied in the person of Jesus Christ.
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The fall is not symbolic, but rather portrayed in a symbolic manner. Without revelation, some of these deeper meanings will be kept hidden from the masses.
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