The conscious intermediate state of the person between death and the resurrection is one of the principle evidences used to refute which view?
In discussing the purpose and plan of God in the New Testament Erickson discusses the testimony of several individuals including the following. Match the individuals with the best corresponding answer.
The doctrine of providence teaches us that while God gives all humankind life while he is on the earth, He does not necessarily sustain that life while we are on the earth. In that respect each person is subject to circumstance and choice.
The Concept of “divine racism” was advanced by
The biblical doctrine of creation affirms creation out of nothing.
Erickson speaks of the crisis in humanity’s self-understanding. Which of the following does he offer as evidence of that crisis?
Using Elwell’s text, match the following: Mental Substance Theory, Bundle Theory, Stream-of-Consciousness Theory, Ephphenomenalism
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H. L. Parker noted that this doctrine conveys to the individual that the world and our lives are not ruled by chance or by fate but by God:
According to Erickson, the passage of Scripture most discussed in regard to the status of the unborn is:
Erickson discusses the “theological meaning” of the doctrine of creation. Which of the following are in agreement with Erickson’s discussion.
Luther and Calvin made a sharp distinction between the imageof God and the likeness of God.
Using Erickson’s Text and McKim’s article, match the following: Erickson’s view, Masterful Ideas, Emanation, Dualism
Using Elwell’s text, match the following: Interactionism, Occasionalism, Materialism, Identity Theory
According to Erickson, the greatest strength of fiat creationismis its attempts to be faithful to the biblical text.
In Erickson’s view, God works “congruously” with the will of free beings, rendering events certainbut not necessary.
Of those in the twentieth century who have explicitly argued against the practice of abortion as discussed by C. Horn, III, which of the following is not one of them.
According to Erickson, to say that God’s plan is eternal is to say that it does not have a logical sequence.
Of the various reasons why Erickson chooses the term “plan” of God rather than “decrees” of God which of the following is notone of those reasons?
According to Erickson, the Old Testament shows us that God is supremely powerful and that He is a personal God.
M. Frame noted that the concept of “middle knowledge” was introduced in response to the Protestant Reformation and Jansenism. Many have found this concept helpful, but the idea has generally been rejected by:
Match the following: Naturalistic Evolution, Fiat Creationism, Theistic Evolution, Progressive Creationism
Erickson and Pun both seem to prefer the view of “progressive creationism” to other competing views regarding the understanding of biblical creation.
Using Erickson’s and Elwell’s text, match the following: Essential Humanity, Existential Humanity, Heart, Flesh
Roger Nicole uses II Timothy 2:9-15 to argue emphatically that women must never teach in the church.