These verses pose a problem for Christians who have been taught that no one has ever seen God.
No man hath seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him. (KJV)
The word “God” is Elohim, which is itself a plural form and, like most other words, has more than one definition. It is used in a plural sense of “gods” or “men with authority,”
Elohim and Adonim, Hebrew words for God, occur in the plural. If this literally meant a plurality of persons…