Romans test 1

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Romans test 1
2012-09-24 23:17:03
Barclay College Romans Bible

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  1. Katherine Grieb
    “Paul was an evangelist, a missionary, a church planter. When he describes himself as “a slave of Jesus Christ, a called apostle, set apart for the gospel of God.”(1:1), he is explaining who he is by referencing his story, or more precisely, the story of what happened to him when God intervened powerfully in his life in order to change its direction completely.” 
  2. Katherine Grieb
    Paul was “the church’s first and perhaps most brilliant theologian.” 
  3. New perspective of Paul (Moo's summary)
  4. How we should read...
    open heart, mind, perspective, & context
  5. When does an audiance shift begin?
    Chapter 2
  6. Did Paul Convert?
    Paul never converted to Christianity; he believed Jesus was the mesiah that the Jews were waiting for.
  7. What was Paul's unique calling?
  8. What is the context in which Paul writes to Rome in?
  9. What tone does Paul set with Romans1:8-10?
    probably never visited before, introduction, about Christ, 
  10. Romans 1:10
    in my prayers at all times; and I pray that now at last by God's will the way may be opened for me to come see you.
  11. Paul's understanding and basis of homosexuality...
    Romans 1 24God gave them over in the sinful desires of their hearts to sexual impurity for the degrading of ther boides with one another.

    Romans 1 26Because of this, God gave them over to shameful lusts. Even their women exhcanged natural relations for unnatural ones. 27In the same way the men also lust for one another. Men commited indecent acts with other men, and received in themselves the due penalty for their perversion.
  12. Thesis statement:
    (memory verse)
  13. When does Paul do an audiance shift?
    begining of chapter 2 switches from the gentiles to the Jews.