The way of the cross is the only way to reconciliation with God and our fellow men. The way of the cross is the only way to the fulfillment of our duty to love God and love our neighbor.
So it is that, with respect to my previously supplied reasons for affirming the trinity, I find their blow significantly softened and I find my current reasons for affirming oneness far superior in strength.
...the question is: How did they know who Jesus was? A couple possibilities came to mind.