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What are the Capital Letter
Galatians; 1 and 2 Corinthians, Romans
4 of them
What are the Prison Letters
Collosians, Philemon, Phillipians, Ephesians
4 of them
Who is Felix
Governor of Caeserea, succeeded by Festus. Paul is imprisoned, Felix doesn;t want to displease the Jews, drags it out.. was hoping to get a bribe from Paul
What is the Kenotic Passage, what does it mean.
Philippians 2:5-7
"Made Himself nothing," Sometimes translated as "emptied himself"
Christ shows utmost humility taking on a human nature and dying by crucifixion even though he is divine.
Philippians 1:29
"For it (faith) has been granted to you..."
Faith is a gift from God
Philippians 2:12-13
"work out your own salvation with fear and trembling, for it is God who worls in you, both to will and to work for his good pleasure."
Warning in Philippians chap 3
Put no faith in the flesh, i.s. circumcision
What does it mean to have your name in the "Book of Life"?
You get eternal life
Philippians 4:13
"I can do all things through him who strengthens me."
Who was Onesimus?
Philemon's slave. he ran away left Philemon illegally, became a Christian. Paul sent him back to Philemon as it was duty/law with the letter to Philemon. Onesimus's name = useful. Paul Asks Philemon to accept Onesimus back as more than a slave.
What does Syncretistic mean?
Not pure, made up of many elements. A conglomeration
What is the purpose of Paul's letter to the Colossians?
Paul addresses a heresy that detracts fromt he doctrine of the Person of Christ and writes to correct it.
What did this heresy at Colossae consist of?
It had Hellenistic componenets, fullness, neglect of the body, and had Jewish components like rituals, Sabbaths, new moom, circumcision. They were blended into one.
The heresy at Colossae was the begining of what?
Insipient Gnosticism
Colossians 1:15
"he is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation. For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers pr authorities-all things were created through him and for him.
Who was the church at Colossae started by?
Epaphras
What 2 main problems did the heresy at Colossae cause?
Doctrinal (how people are believing) and Practical (how it effects how they live)
According to Colossians, was Christ there when God made the heavens and creation?
Yes
Are all sacraments spiritual?
Yes
Col 2:13
Col. 2:13
"And you, who were dead in your trespasses and the uncircumcision of your flesh, God has made alive together with him, having forgiven us all our trespasses, by cancelling the record of debt that stood against us with its legal demands."
Paul says we are spiritually what?
Dead. To be made alive we must regenerate and be born again.
What is asceticism?
a world denoucing, world denying worldview; trying to live in a non-physical way.
Where is there a submission to men by women?
in the church and in the family, but not in the school or workplace
What is commanded of husbands and parents respectively?
Love your wives, do not provoke your children
How must slave master treat their slaves?
justly and fairly, as the owner too has a master
What is a circular letter?
A letter written to one group, intended to be passed around for other to read.
Ephesians - a circular letter?
Might have been
What is Theological Liberalism?
The thought that we are OK, not dead in our sins...Maybe spiritually sick?

(This is naive.)
What is the Sovreignty of God?
God chose us. He chose us in love, before we were born, before we did anything good or bad. We were predestined for adoption by Christ, we are chosen strictly in CHrist according to the purpose of his will.
Why are peopl made Christian
To praise God's Glory
What book is "For by grace you have been saved through faith and this is not your own doing, it is the gift of God.
Ephesians
Ephesians is about what?
God's Sovreignty
Regeneration precedes/succeeds faith
precedes
Faith is....
not our own doing, it is not the reason we are saved, it is not the result of works, so no one may boats/
What is the mystery in Epesians?
God has made one body out of 2: Jews and gentiles become one Christian body
What is the format of Paul's letters
1)greeting/bressing,
2)doctrinal teaching,
3)application of teaching.
What is adiaphora?
= non-essentials
Latitudinarian churches have what?
A broad acceptance...they sacrifice purity for peace
Peace for everyone (in churches)=
not pure, stand for nothing
Churches that take a stand:
make people angry, but are pure
To promote purity, sacrifice...
peace
To promote peace must sacrifice...
purity
The more tightly you define the teachings, the less...
peace there will be
If we were sinless there would be both...
peach and unity
The object of Peace Vs. Purity is...
to be unified but not at the object of truth
To love Jesus you must...
hate evil
Ephesians 5:15
"Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, makign the best use of time, because the days are evil."
hat
What book includes the "Armor of God" section
Ephesians Chap 6
What are the Pastoral Letters and How many are there?
3 letters total: 1 and 2 Timothy and Titus