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How Does God Work in the World? Part 3; Theology of the Synoptics, Part 8

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This podcast is designed to give you a basic understanding of God, the Bible, and Christian beliefs. J. Dwight Pentecost said, "There is no higher activity in which the mind may be engaged than the pursuit of the knowledge of God."

Today's passage of Scripture is Romans 14:17 which reads: "For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and peace, and joy in the Holy Ghost."
Today's words from a theologian are from Thomas Aquinas. He said: “We can't have full knowledge all at once. We must start by believing; then afterwards we may be led on to master the evidence for ourselves.”

Our first topic for today is titled "How Does God Work in the World? (Part 3)" from the book, "Understanding Theology in 15 Minutes a Day" by Dr. Daryl Aaron.

--- Calvinism on Sovereignty and Free Will 


Our second topic for today is titled "Theology of the Synoptics (Part 8)" from "The Moody Handbook of Theology" by Dr. Paul Enns.


It is necessary to study systematic theology to arrive at a biblically comprehensive picture of the nature and attributes of God. (Even then the infinite God remains incomprehensible.) However, while the Synoptic Gospels provide just one portion in the study of God, "the writers of the NT all share the view of God which is seen in the OT." Many of God's attributes are portrayed in the Synoptics, as the following list makes clear.