Survey of Bible Doctrines- Midterm
Terms in this set (54)
The two purposes of God's Word
Revelation of God
Redemption of man
Three ways God has revealed Himself to man
Attributes of God evidenced by His creation
Two types of revelation
What does "inspiration" mean?
Man was the Bible over a period of ___ years by __ different men
Occupations of the writers of the Bible
_____- what is right
_____- what is wrong
_____- how to get it right
_____- how to keep it right
Instruction in righteousness
3 approaches to preservation and canonicity (with definitions)
Faith- We are confident we have it. God's Word says it.
Scientific- The Word of God exists, but we need to keep searching. We don't have it yet.
Extremist- The Bible was inspired again in 1611.
seeks to express the meaning of the writer/passage in modern idiom
seeks to express in English the meaning of the words in Greek or Hebrew (seeks for accuracy)
High English uses "____" for the 2nd person singular, and "____" for the plural.
"____" or "____" mean one person is being addressed, and "___" or "___" mean several.
The ______ of God's Word is the biggest issue.
Textus Receptus (Received Text)
Majority text; Byzantine manuscripts; early church copies
Westcott and Hort (Critical Text)
Alexandrian manuscripts; older
What good is _____ without _____?
The other Bible versions contain the Bible, but they are _____.
5 Proofs of God's Word
The Bible claims it
History and time reveal it
Fulfilled prophecies confirm it
Science agrees with it
Changed lives prove it
Lord, Master, Owner
If you only had one word to describe God, what word would it be?
God, in essence, is _____.
Two types of attributes of God (with definitions)
Non-moral- only God possesses these
Moral- man may possess these
God is Transcendent
I Chron. 29:10-13
He is exalted far above all creation and the universe
God the Trinity
God the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
_____ must always precede ______.
God is Eternal
God never had a beginning. All creation has had a beginning.
For God, everything that will ____ has already _____.
God is Immutable
God's purposes, pleasures, plans, and procedures never change.
God ____, but that means He laments.
God is Omnipresent
Brings comfort or conviction
God is Omnipotent
He does whatever His will desires.
Almighty is used __ times in the Bible.
God is Omniscient
He knows whatever He wills to know.
God is Sovereign
He is the Supreme Ruler.
The attribute that makes Him attractive to us
2 Timothy 4:8
What causes God to always do right
God cannot, nor will He lie or bear false witness.
His truth ____ to all generations.
God's compassion in not giving us what we deserve.
"His mercy endureth _____."
The unmerited favor of God
I John 4:8
"God is love" is a fact, not a definition of God.
Attribute that makes God carry out His Law
God's justice is not His _____. We do not serve a ____ God, we serve a just God.
What is the greatest question ever asked for a man's eternal destiny?
Who is Jesus Christ to you?
What is the source of our faith and what passage of Scripture is it found in?
The Bible-Romans 10:17
Jesus makes Christianity a _____ instead of a _____.
What does Immanuw'el (Immanuel) mean?
"God with us"
Jesus did not lose His strength, He _____ it.
References for OT and NT prophecies
OT- Isaiah 7:14 (virgin birth), 9:6 ("For unto us a son is born...")
NT- John 1:1, 14 ("And the word was made flesh...)
What reference tells us the Word of God is inspired
2 Timothy 3:16
Verbal Plenary Infallible
Every word is inspired without error
Passage that Jesus was human
Luke 2:52, John 1:14