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PhilRel - notes - day09-moral3 - How do we know what God's...

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How do we know what God’s commands are? How do we know what God’s commands are? The importance of this question … The importance of this question … Some possible answers: Some possible answers: The voice of conscience Private revelation Tradition The Bible
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So what about the Bible? So what about the Bible? Two sorts of divine command in the Bible: Two sorts of divine command in the Bible: Universal      e.g.,  The Ten Commandments Particular      God tells you, and  only  you to do some special  thing.
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Example of a “particular” command Example of a “particular” command
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Genesis , Chapter 22  1 After these things God tested Abraham, and  said to him, "Abraham!" And he said, "Here am I."  2 He said, "Take your son, your only son Isaac,  whom you love, and go to the land of Mori'ah, and  offer him there as a burnt offering upon one of the  mountains of which I shall tell you."
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Genesis , Chapter 22, continued:
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This note was uploaded on 02/28/2008 for the course PHIL 1600 taught by Professor Wesleymorriston during the Fall '07 term at Colorado.

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