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Bible Basics (5th. ed.)

Study 1: God || Study 2: The Spirit Of God || Study 3: The Promises Of God || Study 4: God And Death || Study 5: The Kingdom Of God || Study 6: God And Evil || Study 7: The Origin Of Jesus || Study 8: The Nature Of Jesus || Study 9: The Work Of Jesus || Study 10: Baptism Into Jesus || Study 11: Life In Christ   2.1 Definition || 2.2 Inspiration || 2.3 Gifts Of The Holy Spirit || 2.4 The Withdrawal Of The Gifts || 2.5 The Bible The Only Authority || Digression 3: Is The Holy Spirit A Person? || Digression 4: The Principle Of Personification || Doctrine In Practice 7: The Implications Of Inspiration ||


STUDY 2: Questions

1. Which of the following are meanings of the word ‘spirit’?

a) Power

b) Holy

c) Breath

d) Dust


2. What is the Holy Spirit?

a) A person

b) Power

c) God’s power

d) Part of a trinity


3. How was the Bible written?

a) Men wrote down their own ideas

b) Men wrote what they thought God meant

c) Men wrote down God’s words, inspired by His spirit

d) Some of it was inspired, other parts were not


4. Which of the following are reasons why the miraculous gifts of the spirit were given?

a) To back up the verbal preaching of the Gospel

b) To develop the early church

c) To force people to be righteous

d) To save the apostles from personal difficulties


5. From where can we learn God’s truth?

a) Partly from the Bible, partly from our own thinking

b) From the Holy Spirit telling us directly, apart from Bible reading

c) Only through prayerful Bible reading

d) From religious ministers/ priests


6. Name some of the spirit gifts possessed in the first century.


7. When were they withdrawn? Is it possible to have them now?


8. Does the Holy Spirit work in our lives today?

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