REL 212: Study Guide 4

 

Leith, Doctrine: ch. 5–6

 

How would you relate the doctrines of creation and providence?

 

Does providence make sense in the light of your experience of life?

 

NB: the Reformed emphasis on the doctrine of providence has various significant consequences.

 

Leith, Doctrine, ch. 7

 

What significance does the doctrine of creation have for Christian anthropology?

 

Does the concept of sin and its relationship to Christian anthropology make sense?

 

Can and should contemporary anthropology, biology, psychology, sociology, etc. have a say in what it means to be human from a theological perspective? If so, how & why? If not, why not?


 

Leith, Introduction, ch. 3

 

Review the 9 identifiable motifs of the Reformed tradition.