Teaching of Paul - Bible Study 4

Readings: Romans 1:18-25

Questions and Comments

  1. Read John 3:18
  • Is God's wrath just?
  • Is God kind?
  • Is God just?
  • Does God love the sinner?
  • Does God hate sin and sinfulness?
  • Does God punish sin?
  • What is the meaning of the wrath of God?
  1. Is man a sinner without excuse?
  1. In what ways has God made himself known to man?
  • God has revealed himself in his _____________ (Romans 1:20)
  • God has made known his truth through man's conscience. Man has fallen deeper and deeper into sin. He deserves God's judgment. God's wrath is against all ungodliness (Romans 1:18).
  1. Man's degeneration is seen in the following 6 things. Put the relevant verse number beside each point.
  • Men did not honour God (verse ______)
  • Men did not thank God (verse ______)
  • Men fell into futile thinking (verse ______)
  • Darkness blinded men's minds (verse _____)
  • Men became foolish although they claimed to be wise (verse ______)
  • Men began to worship images:
    • of men – as in Greece (verse ______)
    • of animals – as in Egypt (verse ______)
  1. Which of the following statements is biblically correct?
  • We commit sins therefore we are sinners.
  • We are sinners by nature. The acts of sin we commit confirm our sinful nature.

Scriptures Referenced

Romans 1:18-25