Genesis 1-2 “Biblical Anthropology: Mankind Before the Fall”

Lecture by Pastor Joshua Hall at Sparta Reformed Presbyterian Church on March 3, 2019.

NOTE: Much of the material for this lecture was taken from Michael Horton’s book, Pilgrim Theology.

Introduction

What is mankind? What were we created to be? What is our nature and what is our purpose? In this lecture, we will examine these questions in the light of scripture.

  1. Mankind is Body and Mind
    1. Rejecting Secular Dualism
    2. Rejecting Monism
    3. Mankind as God’s Crowning Creation
  2. Mankind is Made in the Image of God
    1. Covenantal Nature of Imago Dei
    2. Imago Dei as Relationships
    3. Imago Dei as Tasks
    4. Three Offices of Imago Dei
      1. Prophet
      2. Priest
      3. King

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close