MOJ Midterm: Short Answer
Terms in this set (6)
A. Explain the literalist approach to Scripture.
The literalists believed that the Bible is true exactly as written and that it is historically and scientifically accurate. They also believed that the Bible contained no errors.
B. Explain the contextual approach to Scripture.
The Contextualists believed that God inspired the Bible as well as that the Bible is Religious Truth and needs a context. They believe this because the science and history may not be accurate and that there are conflicts and contradictions.
C. What is "Catholic Tradition"?
D. Discuss how Genesis 1-11 reveals religious truth rather than historical or scientific truth.
E. What Religious Truths are revealed in the Creation Stories?
F. What does it mean