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1

What 2 things do all issues of holiness start with?

God is God and we am not, He is the creator and knows best.

2

Can we trust God has our best interests at heart and how do you know?

Yes, His track record.

3

List an example of God’s wisdom blessing people beyond their knowledge?

Levitical Law and the treatment of the dead

4

What is the gift of holiness and its purpose?

God intends for us to be saved from the corruption of the world through lust.

5

What is not a good definition of freedom?

Freedom to do what I want to do

6

What is the highest level of freedom?

Freedom to do what I should do

7

Does the Bible say anything about non-functional ornamentation or Jewelry? If so what?

Yes, it condemns them.

8

What does Paul say in 1 Corinthians 10:11 about the OT examples?

they are for us

9

What does the Bible say colorful cosmetics are consistently tied to?

Harlotry

10

Can we find prescriptions against make-up and Jewelry in the NT as well, and if so were?

Yes, 1 Peter 3:3-5

11

List a scripture that deals with the separation of the sexes in dress.

Deuteronomy 22:5

12

What must always be asked in conjunction when talking about women’s pants, “Are women’s pants or...”

men's dresses

13

What does Deut. 22 calls mixing dress?

abomination unto the Lord

14

What other sexual perversions are called an abomination?

homosexuality, bestiality, pedophilia

15

According to the Bible who alone are permitted to wear garments that are functionally able to “gird the loins?”

Men

16

What did girding the loins do for men and when was it used?

making a breeches-like affect
Work and war

17

As discussed in class, what is the separation of sexes clear as?

Bathroom door

18

What are some cultural sayings that inform the issue of separation of sexes in dress?

"You can tell who wears the pants in that family."

19

What does a look at holiness from history show us?

We didn't start holiness, we just still believe it

20

What is a starting point for us is to tell other denominations?

You use to believe this too

21

Where is God’s opinion?

In scripture

22

Why do we believe men and women are to be marked different by their hair?

Command of scripture

23

What does “Ordinances” mean in 1 Cor. 11?

The specific teaching of the church by the apostles

24

According to Paul what is the woman’s covering (2 words)?

uncut hair

25

What does shorn mean?

clip or to cut

26

Paul says if a woman’s hair is “shorn” or cut she is “uncovered” and the same as what in God’s view?

shaven

27

When Paul says it is a “shame” for a woman to have cut or shaved hair, what should she do about these two “actions”?

Stop or cease

28

What does Scripture mean when it says it is a shame for a women to be “shorn or shaven”?

it is a sin

29

What does the word translated “shame” also mean?

vile, disgrace

30

What two things does Paul say to women coming into the Church who are “shorn or shaven” in regards to cut or shaven hair?

Don't do it and if you have, stop