Which four great theologians were greatly affected by the book of Romans?
St. Augustine, Martin Luther, John & Charles Wesley, & Karl Barth
What was St. Augustine’s great struggle with regarding sin?
Rom. 1:17 - the Righteousness of God revealed in the Gospel - who was affected by this verse?
Who is Paul writing Romans to?
The Jews, the Gentiles, to ALL
Write out a verse from Romans.
Romans 12:11 AMPC “Never lag in zeal and in earnest endeavor; be aglow and burning with the Spirit, serving the Lord.”
Write out a verse from I Corinthians
“Let everything you do be done in love (true love to God and man as inspired by God’s love for us).” - I Corinthians 16:14 AMPC
Write out a verse from II Corinthians
“For He hat made Him to be sin for us, Who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in Him.” - 2 Cor. 5:21 - KJV
What are the parts of a typical letter written by Paul?
Type 1: Opening Thanksgiving Body Closing/salutation
Romans 8 contains the most references to The Holy Spirit, list some activities of The Holy Spirit (at least 4).
- Law of The Spirit gives life, setting us free from sin and death.
- the mind of The Spirit is governed by life and peace
- Helps us in our weakness
- intercedes to God on our behalf
- Adopts us into the family of God
- Through the Spirit, we cry out Abba (Father).
Name the four factions from 1 Cor. 1
Paul, Apollos, Cephas, & Christ
What does godly sorrow lead to?
Salvation and no regret (2 Cor. 7)
What is one of Paul’s favorite illustrations?
According to Romans 1, Paul explained that the righteousness of God revealed in the Gospel is _____.
In Romans 2 we are told that the circumcision _______, by the Spirit.
that counts is the one of the heart
In Romans 3, Paul concluded that _____ have sinned.
All (no difference between Gentile or Jew, ALL have sinned)
In Romans 4 Paul quoted _______ saying that Abraham ________ and it was credited to him as righteousness.
Genesis, believed God
Romans 5: God demonstrated His love for us ________, ________.
While we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.
In Romans 7 Paul talks about what he wanted to do he did not do, but what he hated he did. He did this because…
of sin living in him.
Romans 8 questions what can separate us from the love of God. What is the answer to this?
Nothing in all of creation.
Romans 9 says that Israel had no gained righteousness because…
Israel pursued it as if it were by works.
Romans 10 says that everyone who calls on the name of the Lord…
will be saved (this is a quote from Joel).
Romans 11 mentions natural branches vs grafted in branches. What does it say is likely to happen to the grafted in branches?
They are likely to be cut off.
Romans 12 urged the readers NOT TO…
not to conform to the pattern of this world.
Romans 13 tells us that governing authorities were…
established by God.
Romans 14 talks about not judging one another on controversial matters such as…
what is permissible to eat.
In Romans 15 what is requested of whom, where, for whom, where?
A contribution is requested of the church of Macedonia and Achaia to help the church in Jerusalem.
In Romans 16 Paul asks the believers in Rome to receive “our sister” in the Lord, who is she?
How were Paul’s letters delivered to their destination?
They were hand delivered by people Paul trusted.
The doctrine of Salvation.
1 Cor. 1 says that God chose the _____ of the world.
foolish things of the world to confound the wise.
In 1 Cor. 2 Paul says he had resolved to know nothing except…
Jesus Christ and Him crucified.
1 Cor. 3 Paul described himself and who as God’s what?
Apollos as God’s fellow workers.
1 Cor. 5 Paul writes that they should not….
associate with sexually immoral people (meaning those inside the church).
What did Paul say in 1 Cor. 6 about resolving a dispute between believers?
They should be judged and settled within the church, not outside by unbelievers.
In 1 Cor. 7 Paul wrote that everyone should remain in the situation which he was in when God called him. What was Paul getting at?
That salvation is not a reason for divorce.
In 1 Cor. 11 what does Paul say about woman?
She is the glory of man. Man is the image of the glory of God.
1 Cor. 12 “there are different kinds of gifts, but the same…”
What does 1 Cor. 14 say the church is edified by?
The gift of prophecy.
According to 1 Cor. 15, following Jesus’ resurrection, who did He appear to?
How many letters did Paul write to the Corinthian church?
4 or 5 (there is missing correspondence)