Christian theology is about trying to understand why the Christian Church is committed to ideas that seem complicated and, at times, a little implausible. When we look at the question of what is theology, we might consider such difficult concepts about the relationship of Jesus Christ humanity and divinity. Christians affirm that Jesus is both 100% human and 100% divine, but some might ask why say this when it is simpler to say that Jesus is truly human. Another example is the matter of the Trinity. Why is God a Trinity, when it just seems easier to believe in God? Theology answers these challenges and gives voice to not only what we believe, but why we believe it.

Does Theology Just Make Faith Unnecessarily Complicated?

When answering the question of “what is theology” it is not uncommon to hear a question about theology making faith