Unformatted text preview: Crucifixion redeems Christians from slavery to the law ii. Crucifixion makes Christians heir to covenant g. meaning of “Christian freedom” for Paul? i. Christians don’t have to follow Jewish law ii. Christians, however, are NOT free to do whatever they want -> ethic of faith and love iii. TANGENT: Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation 1. 95 Theses 2. Indulgences 3. Faith vs. works a. Are Catholics wrong? iv. spirit vs. flesh 1. Gnostic? IV. Theological reflections: “For our sake, he was crucified under Pontius Pilate” a. “for our sake” or “for us” b. crucifixion c. Pontius Pilate i. Historicity of Gospel events ii. Humanity of Jesus iii. Innocence of Jesus iv. Contrast to Mary Vocabulary None! 1...
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- Protestant Reformation, Pontius Pilate, c. dramatic conversion, d. missionary Background