What has God told us concerning the difference between the divine persons?

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God has revealed the following eternal facts concerning this difference:

  1. God has in eternity begotten the Son.

    Ps. 2:7: Thou art My Son, this day have I begotten Thee.

  2. The Son has in eternity been begotten of the Father.

  3. The Holy Spirit from eternity proceeds from the Father and the Son.

    Joh. 15:26: Jesus said: When the Comforter is come, Whom I will send unto you from the Father, even the Spirit of truth, Which proceedeth from the Father, He shall testify of Me.

    Gal. 4:6: Because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of His Son into your hearts, crying “Abba, Father.”