1 & 2 Timothy-1 & 2 Peter 1 Timothy Introduction to 1 & 2 Timothy (1:8) What is the proper use of the Law? (cf. Rom. 7:6) (1 Tim. 1:17) Can we see God or not? (1 Tim. 1:18) Did a prophet predict Timothy’s ministry? (1 Tim. 1:20) Handed over to Satan? (1 Tim. 2:12-15) Are women allowed to teach men or not? (1 Tim. 3:2) Does this passage preclude female eldership? (1 Tim. 3:11) Are these instructions for “female deacons” or “the wives of deacons?” (1 Tim. 3:15) Is the Church the foundation for the Bible? (1 Tim. 4:4) Does the Bible condone drug use? (1 Tim. 4:12) How old was Timothy? (1 Tim. 4:14) What was Timothy’s spiritual gift? (1 Tim. 4:16) How could Timothy ensure salvation for people? (1 Tim. 5:11-12) Can widows remarry or not? (1 Tim. 5:18) Why does Paul cite Deuteronomy 25:4? (1 Tim. 5:23) Is it right or wrong to drink alcohol? (1 Tim. 6:1-2) Does the Bible support slavery? (1 Tim. 6:16) Does this passage support annihilationism? (1 Tim. 6:16) Can we see God or not? 2 Timothy (2 Tim. 1:6) What was Timothy’s spiritual gift? (2 Tim. 2:10) Those who are chosen? (2 Tim. 2:12) Does this passage threaten eternal security? (2 Tim. 2:25) Can we repent or does God cause us to repent? (2 Tim. 3:8-9) Who were Jannes and Jambres? (2 Tim. 3:16) Should we translate this as “all Scripture is inspired by God” or as “every inspired scripture has its use”? Titus Introduction to Titus (Titus 1:12) Is this a self-defeating statement? (Titus 2:5) Are women supposed to be barefoot and pregnant at home? (Titus 2:11) Does this passage teach universalism? (Titus 2:13) Does this passage support the deity of Christ? (Titus 3:1) Should we submit to evil governments? Philemon Introduction to Philemon (Phile. 10) Did Paul have an illegitimate son? Hebrews Introduction to Hebrews Authorship of Hebrews (Heb. 1:3) Doesn’t the author of Hebrews claim that Jesus is spiritually fulfilling the Davidic covenant, because he is currently sitting on a throne in heaven? (Heb. 1:5a) Why does the author of Hebrews quote Psalm 2:7? Also, was Jesus “begotten” in the sense of being a created being? (Heb. 1:8) Does Psalm 45:6 refer to Jesus or to Yahweh? (Heb. 2:2) What is the word spoken through angels? (Heb. 2:6-8) Why does the author cite Psalm 8:4-6? (Heb. 2:10; cf. 5:8-9) Was Jesus imperfect or incomplete? (Heb. 2:13) Why does the author quote Isaiah 8:17-18? (Heb. 3:3-4) What is “the house” mentioned here? (Heb. 3:6, 14) Does this passage make our salvation conditional on endurance? (Heb. 3:7-4:11) What is “the rest” mentioned here? (Heb. 4:15) How could Jesus be tempted? (Heb. 5:1-7; 7:1-28) Who is Melchizedek? (Heb. 5:8-9) Was Jesus imperfect or incomplete? (Heb. 6:1-9) Does this passage threaten eternal security? (Heb. 8:13) Is the author of Hebrews claiming that the Church fulfilled this promise to Israel? (Heb. 9:22) Was blood sacrifice really necessary? (Heb. 10:5) Does the author of Hebrews twist Scripture? (Heb. 10:26-32) Does this passage teach that we can lose our salvation from willful sin? (Heb. 12:14) Will we go to hell if we are not sanctified by God? (Heb. 12:15-17) Did Esau lose his salvation? James Introduction to James (Jas. 1:4) Can Christians gain sinless perfection? (Jas. 1:5) Does this verse support the Mormon “burning in the bosom” used to confirm the Book of Mormon? (Jas. 1:6) Is it a sin to doubt? (Jas. 1:25) Are Christians under law or not (c.f. 2:8, 12)? (Jas. 2:12-13) Will Christians be judged? See comments on 2 Corinthians 5:10 (Jas. 2:14-26) Is salvation by faith or works? (Jas. 4:5) Is this in the OT or not, and why is God jealous? (Jas. 5:14) Why did they anoint people with oil? Should we do this practice today? (Jas. 5:14-16) Does this passage support the Roman Catholic doctrine of the ministerial priesthood? (Jas. 5:19-20) Will we go to hell if we stray from the truth? 1 Peter Introduction to 1 & 2 Peter (1 Pet. 1:2) Are some “chosen” for heaven and others “chosen” for hell? (1 Pet. 1:17) Are we supposed to fear God or not? (cf. 1 Jn. 4:19) (1 Pet. 2:6) Why does Peter add “on him” to Isaiah 28:16? (1 Pet. 2:7) Did Peter properly cite Psalm 118:22 (c.f. Mt. 21:42)? (1 Pet. 2:8) Does this passage teach that some people are “appointed” to hell? (1 Pet. 2:9) Is our mission “singing and praise” or “evangelism?” (1 Pet. 2:9) Are Christians “chosen” for heaven? (1 Pet. 2:13-14) Are we supposed to submit to evil governments? (see Romans 13:1-7)? (1 Pet. 3:1) Was Peter a sexist pig? (1 Pet. 3:3) Does this mean that women should not wear makeup and jewelry? (1 Pet. 3:6) When did Sarah obey Abraham in the OT? (1 Pet. 3:7) Does Peter think that women are inferior to men? (1 Pet. 3:19-20) Where did Jesus go during the three days in the grave? (1 Pet. 3:21) Can baptism save us? (1 Pet. 4:1) Can Christians gain sinless perfection? (1 Pet. 4:6) Do the unsaved dead get a second chance to hear the gospel? (1 Pet. 4:7) Did Peter think Jesus would return soon? (1 Pet. 4:17) Will Christians be judged? (1 Pet. 5:13) Was Peter really in Babylon? (1 Pet. 5:14) Should we greet each other with a holy kiss? 2 Peter (2 Pet. 1:1) Does this passage support the deity of Christ? (2 Pet. 1:20) Does this teach that Christians cannot interpret the Bible without a spiritual leader? (2 Pet. 2:1) Do false teachers lose their salvation? (2 Pet. 2:4) What is Tartarus? (2 Pet. 3:5) Did Peter believe that God created the universe from water or from nothing as Genesis teaches? (2 Pet. 3:9) Does this passage invalidate limited atonement? (2 Pet. 3:11-12) Can we speed up Christ’s coming?