Bible Study: 12/6/95
I Pet 2:15-25
Quote of the day: Knowledge is
Addendum to the above Quote: The
most literate nation in the world in 1941
was a small country in Europe called
(Teacher's Note: Germany)
Addendendum: Knowledge without
Morality is deficit.
Addendumdum: On some issues
Socrates was a greek (whoops geek).
1. Repeated from last week. Slaves? Slaves?
Over the centuries some Christians have used
this and other such verses to justify the
keeping of slaves. Over the last few
decades, anti-Christians have used this and
other such verses to show that Christianity
is morally deficient and racist.
What was Christ's effect on the
relationships between mankind? What verses
support this? Was this a new concept?
What is Peter really trying to say here? How
do you defend the Bible against your local
What are some reasons that the Bible never
came out and denounced all slavery?
Extra Credit: Why did slavery stop in
the US? Who initiated it? What did England
do about Slavery in 1833? Why?
Teacher's note: Read up on William
Wilberforce of the British Parliament.
2. Verse 25: By His wounds ye are healed.
What sort of healing is this talking about?
Some Faith Teachers say this means
Christians who aren't 100% well have too
little faith. Where does this verse
originate from? Is this what Peter is
talking about? What sort of healing is this?
If we have time- Another abused Verse: "I
can do all things through Christ". Where is
it, what is its context? What does it really
NEXT WEEK: SUBMISSION & Male Chauvenistic
Dogma (Women are you ready????!!!)