Jesus Christ: God's Revelation to the World (Second Edition)

Chapter 4: 3MC - Episode 25 - What is Original Sin?


3MC - Episode 25 - What is Original Sin?

Film Focus: This is an episode from “3 Minute Catechism” that explains the Fall of Adam and Eve and Original Sin from a biblical and rational perspective.

Text Focus: Pages 111-112

Discussion Questions:

  1. Why is it not good for a person to think of himself or herself as the center of the universe?
  2. Explain the example given about the tomato plant as a way to show that a person’s will cannot change the nature of the tomato plant?
  3. What does humanity’s desire to want to be like God do to the order of God and creation? What is the account from Genesis that describes this?
  4. What are some of the consequences of the Fall for humanity?


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