Romans 36 | 11:11-36

We continue to trace Paul’s five step argument in this section. We discuss God giving the promises to the Gentiles in order to make Israel jealous. We also talk about Israel’s election and how ethnic Israel is distinct from the Church in Paul’s thoughts.

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Romans 35 | 10:10-11:10

We continue to trace Paul’s five step argument dealing with the place of Israel in God’s present purposes. We discuss false notions of “free will.” We also discuss the proclamation of the Gospel as essential to faith. Finally, we begin our discussion of Paul’s arguments about the Faithful Remnant of Israel.

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Romans 34 | 10:1-13

We continue to trace Paul’s five step argument dealing with the place of Israel in God’s present purposes. We also discuss the nature of faith and law in the writings of Moses as a foundation for Paul’s explanation of faith righteousness.

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Romans 32 | 9:1-18

We introduce the Romans 9-11. We discuss the importance discovering and working out the argument of the New Testament books. We then talk about Paul’s explanation of the place of Israel in God’s present work in Christ.

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Romans 30 | 8:28-30

We begin discussing how God “works all things together for good…” in the light of suffering in the life of the believer. We touch on the issues of the foreknowledge and predestining work of God.

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