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6 God's Law
(Note: Although these questions arise from
specific sections of the chapter, please allow
the whole chapter to possibly supplement your
Discuss the nature of God's Law?
Discuss the role of the Conscience. List three
sources of error. Note the hope of believers.
What is the risk in appealing to the different
uses of the Law?
Discuss the first use of the law. Also include:
What does it do? What can it never do?
the confusion of the two kinds of righteousness.
Discuss the second use of the law.
four things are reflected in this mirror ("God's
Law reflects . . .")?
is the ultimate aim of this use of the law?
does Satan stick his hand in this "theological
Discuss the third use of the Law. Include what
it is about the believer that
causes us to talk about this third use.
first use (of the law)
second use (of the law)
third use (of the law)
theological use (of the law), usus theologicus
political use (of the law), usus politicus
guide or rule
both righteous and sinful, simul justus et peccator