4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- This most accurately captures the meaning of atonement.
- This teaches us that Christ has put an end to sacrifices once and for all.
- He teaches that Jesus reconciles men and women to God by revealing the love of God to them, a love so profound and moving that it compels men and women to abandon their resistance to the love of God and to repond to it with love and gratitude. Our love for God is a response to God's love for us, and God's love for us is displayed most clearly in the cross.
- His account of the atonement addresses the question of sin as the disruption of the moral order, and represents an insult and offense to God.
3 True/False questions
Ransom Theory → Class lectures have NOT argued that one of the reasons this ought to be adopted is that there is New Testament evidence showing that God paid a ransom to the Devil.
Gerhard von Rad → He insists that animal sacrifice is really about redemption rather than punishment and suffering.
Gustaf Aulen → This theologian insists that God is the subject of the atonement.