Q OTheo.quest2 - 2 How does the Exodus demonstrate YHWH as...

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Discussion Questions (House, 126-53 re. Leviticus) 1. What do the Levitical sacrifices tell us about God? 2. 3. Why is ‘cleanness’ or purity so important in Leviticus? 4. What is the interconnection between Reverence, Faith and Sacrifice? 5. How does God forgive sin? (Lev. 16) 6. Why does God require holiness? What are the deep intercon- nections between holiness and love? Discussion Questions (Tyson, ch. IV): 1. Why do the OT writers frequently remind the Israelites that YHWH has been their God ‘since Egypt?’
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Unformatted text preview: 2. How does the Exodus demonstrate YHWH as savior? 3. What role does the theophany at Mt. Sinai play in OT Theology? 4. How does YHWH, viewed as ‘holy other’ contribute the development of Israelite ‘ethical monotheism?’ (transcendence) 5. How do the Exodus events contribute Israel’s understanding of YHWH as immanent (God-with-them)? 6. What is YHWH’s ‘Hesed’ and how does this theme relate to 1) the exodus events, and 2) to OT Theology? 7. What is the connection between YHWH’s glory and holiness?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course REL THEL 353 taught by Professor Tyson during the Spring '08 term at Houghton College.

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