Omnipresence

Though not a Biblical word, omnipresence suggests quite well how God fills the scene personally everywhere, not merely with His power or authority (1 Kings 8:27; 2 Chron. 2:6; Ps. 139:12; Isa. 66:1; Acts 17:28). This particular doctrine indicates that the whole of God is in every place, which cannot be pantheism and its denying the personality of God. There is also a more localized conception of the Godhead—for instance, "Our Father which art in heaven," "And is set down at the right hand of the throne of God," "An habitation of God through the Spirit" (Matt. 6:9; Eph. 2:22; Col. 3:1; Heb. 12:2; cf. Ps. 113:5; 123:1; Rom. 10:6-7). God was especially in Christ (2 Cor. 5:19). The Son indwells the believer (John 14:20; Col. 1:27); the Spirit dwells within the believer (1 Cor. 6:19); the Father, the Son, and the Spirit are all in an undiminished and an undivided sense indwelling every believer (Rom. 8:9; Gal. 2:20; Eph. 4:6).

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