God’s Covenantal Love Trumps AllMay 9, 2021 / Galatians 3:14-18
What actually happens if you try to earn your salvation by following the Law?
Why was Jesus “cursed”? Why is this so important?
According to the last phrase in Gal. 3:14, why did Jesus have to die? (John 16:5-7)
What is a covenant? How is it different than a contract? How is it the same?
What “promises” is Paul talking about in Gal. 3:16? (Genesis 12:1-3, Gen. 15:1-21)
What does Genesis 15:1-21 teach us about Covenants? (Jer. 34:18) What is so peculiar about this event?
Who is the “offspring”? Is “offspring” singular or plural? Why is this so important?
What about the Law (Mosaic Covenant)? (Exodus 19:5)
What is the relationship between the Abrahamic Covenant and the Mosaic Covenant?
Can you earn an inheritance? Why or why not?
What is the Greek word used here meaning “to give”? (hint: kerizomai) What does it tell us?
Who gave Abraham his inheritance? What was that inheritance? How does this affect us? (Hebrews 6:13-20, 2 Cor. 1:18-20)