Flashcards in Final Deck (44):
What 2 things do all issues of holiness start with?
God is God and I am not. He is the creator and knows best.
Can we trust God has our best interests at heart? How do you know?
Yes, God's track record.
List an example of God's wisdom blessing people beyond their knowledge?
Levitical Law and the treatment of the dead.
What is not a good definition of freedom?
Freedom to do what you want.
What is the highest level of freedom?
Freedom to do what you should.
Why is it important to get understanding as opposed to merely knowledge and wisdom?
The first two end in legalism.
How many models are non-white in America?
Less than 4%.
What do 53% of 13 yr old girls in the US not like?
What do 78% of 17 yr old girls in America not like?
Apostolics started the Holiness movement in the 1800's.
All the major denominations practiced holiness at one point in time in America.
People that left the holiness movement tended to stay strong on the rest of their biblical beliefs.
The standard of the world is good at times for us to measure ourselves by.
Women are built for affirmation.
Men are built visually.
A man's visual desire is never a gift.
There really is no clear standard of what nakedness is so we must just use differing principles.
In 1 Tim. 2 "modest apparel" or "katastole" was identical to what all Greek women wore.
Katastole means "a loose flowing garment" showing pants are not appropriate for women.
The typical tight inner-garment was considered modest if it reached below the knees as shown in Jn. 21:7.
There was no real distinction in how robes were worn by men and women.
A woman's need for affirmation of beauty is good in marriage.
What does Rick Thomas say the biggest issue is in marriage?
What does Rick Thomas say the temptation is for men?
To look at porn
What does Rick Thomas say the temptation is for women?
To be porn.
How is the standard of nakedness defined?
In 1 Cor. 11 scripture shows men and women's hair is about:
Headship and Covering
Paul said that in terms of following God's will about hair length:
Cease the action.
In 1 Cor. 11:2 "ordinances" means which of the following:
The handed down commands, orders.
Is the Greek ambiguous in 1 Cor. 11 and how do you know?
No. Because of the specific Greek.
Did Jewish men wear veils?
What does even the NIV admit about 1 Cor. 11?
Men should not have uncut hair.
The Greek word "katakaluptos" means which of the following?
"that which flows downward"
What is a woman's covering according to Scripture in 1 Cor. 11?
What is the path to spiritual victory according to Genesis?
What does the social mandate refer to?
Redefinition of family.
What does the cultural mandate refer to?
Keep Christianity in the private sphere...
What did Unwin's exhaustive research show that non-scriptural ideas about marriage always have done to culture?
destroyed the civilization
What is a "kethoneth"?
A tunic with sleeves, coming down to the knees, and sometimes ankles.
Who created this garment (kethoneth)?
What were the priests commanded to wear?
Alfred Edershiem shows that the NT robe worn "Kittuna" is the same as which of the following?
Who wore a "kethoneth" in the NT?