What Does the Lord Require?

A Guide for Preaching and Teaching Biblical Ethics
Product Number: EB00004860
Released: May 01, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781441205308
Publisher: Baker Academic
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Description

How applicable is the Bible's moral standard to the complex issues we face today-like stem cell research, euthanasia, gambling, and environmental care? How does a person use Scripture to make ethical decisions? And how do we teach people to think biblically about ethics? Experienced Bible teacher Walter Kaiser answers these questions by demonstrating how, connecting eighteen key teaching Scriptures to eighteen tough ethical issues. Some examples include connecting poverty and orphans with Isaiah 58:1-12, genetic engineering with Genesis 1:26-39 and 2:15-25, and cohabitation and adultery with 1 Thessalonians 4:1-8. The result is a stimulating resource and guide for preaching and a solid foundation for developing Bible studies. Each chapter also includes concluding points, bibliography, and discussion questions.

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Genre: Religion
Original Publish Date: May 01, 2009

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