Glossary for Lessons 1-6

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Creation Ordinance

A command revealed through God's first acts of creation when He made the heavens and the earth.

Cultural Mandate

God's command that humans expand his kingdom to the ends of the through the development of human culture.



Figured used by John in Scripture to indicate sin.



Dr. Frame defines it for Christians as theology viewed as a means of determining which human persons, acts and attitudes receive God's blessing and which do not.


The practice of deliberately intervening to terminate someone's life in order to relieve their suffering.

Existential Perspective

Ethical perspective that considers the person, the motives, and the inner leading of the Holy Spirit.

Existential Revelation

Revelation through persons


General Revelation

Revelation through creation and history

Great Commission

Christ's appointment of the eleven faithful apostles as his authoritative representatives, and his charge to them to spread the kingdom of God throughout the whole world.



The use of exaggeration to make a point.

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