thumb07.jpg (1958 bytes) Study 7: The Origin of Jesus
Old Testament Prophecies of Jesus | The Virgin Birth | Christ's Place in God's Plan | "In the beginning was the word" | Digressions (The Historical Jesus, "I came down from Heaven", Did Jesus Create the Earth?, "Before Abraham was, I am", Melchizedek) | Questions

STUDY 7: Questions

  1. List two Old Testament prophecies concerning Jesus.
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  2. Did Jesus physically exist before his birth?
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  3. In what sense can Jesus be said to have existed before his birth?
    1. As an Angel
    2. As part of a trinity
    3. As a spirit
    4. Only in the mind and purpose of God.
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  4. Which of the following statements are true about Mary?
    1. She was a perfect, sinless woman
    2. She was an ordinary woman
    3. She was made pregnant with Jesus by the Holy Spirit
    4. She now offers our prayers to Jesus.
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  5. Did Jesus create the earth?
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  6. What do you understand by John 1:1-3 "In the beginning was the word?" What does it not mean?
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  7. Why do you think it is important to be certain about whether Jesus existed physically before his birth?