Flashcards in Exam 1 Deck (58)
23 For all have sinned, and fall short of the glory of God.
24 Being justified freely by his grace through the redemption in Christ Jesus.
For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus our Lord.
8 For by grace are ye saved through faith; and not of yourselves: it is the gift of God:
9 not of works, lest any man should boast.
1 What shall we say then? shall we continue in sin that grace may abound?
2 God forbid. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein?
One Lord, one faith, one baptism.
And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men everywhere to repent:
Then Peter said unto them, repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ, for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.
List a scripture that shows the universal need for salvation.
Cite a verse which shows the Bible emphatically declares that all human beings are sinners.
Can humans save themselves? List a scripture for you answer.
Does God excuse our sins? Explain.
No. In Acts 17:30, the Bible calls all men everywhere to repent.
Deliverance and freedom from the power and effects of sin.
What is the result of sin or its penalty according to Scripture?
Eternal separation from God in Hell.
What does saving faith include?
What is the answer that Peter gave, with the support of all the apostles on how to be saved?
Where does salvation come from?
Faith in Christ.
If we cannot earn salvation through works Salvation then what is it?
A free gift from God.
What is not sufficient for remitting sins?
The blood of animals or an ordinary human being.
God manifested Himself in flesh through the man Jesus Christ in order to provide what?
To provide a suitable sacrifice for the remission of sins.
Christ’s death became a propitiation or an atonement which means?
The means by which God can pardon sins without violating His holiness and justice.
What is the difference between a saved person and an unsaved person?
A saved person is freed from the power and effects of sin.
The Lord's Statement to Nicodemus in John 3 what can’t one see without being born again?
The Kingdom of God.
The substitutionary, atoning death of Christ was made necessary by which of the following?
(1) The sinfulness of man, (2) the holiness of God and (3) God's law requiring death as a punishment for sin.
From the Bible, it is apparent that salvation has 3 aspects which are?
Past, present and future.
What is the relation between past, present, and future salvation?
Future salvation will only come to those who have experienced past & present salvation.
Can we forfeit our present salvation and our promise of future salvation? If so, how?
Yes, by a voluntary return to sin & unbelief.
The link between past and future salvation is what?
Continuance in present salvation.
"Whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life" (John 3:16). In this last verse, "believeth" is in the present tense, implying what?
Continuance in belief.
How do we obtain eternal salvation?
By finding present salvation from sin in this life.