An Essay On Worldview

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Worldview Essay BIBLE 104 Introduction: Everyone has a worldview and some may not know they do. What is worldview? Worldview has many definitions however, worldview can be defined as the framework of beliefs by which a person views the world around him (Hindson, Caner). In Romans 1-8, Paul addresses certain factors of a worldview that relates to the natural world, human identity, human relationships and culture. The teachings of Romans 1-8 will be explored in this essay regarding those factors. The Natural World: The first book of the bible tells us that God created the universe and everything in it. God created the Earth for mankind to revel in abundance and have an up close and personal relationship with him. In Romans 1:20…show more content…
They have become filled with every kind of wickedness, evil, greed and depravity. They are full of envy, murder, strife, deceit and malice. They are gossips, slanderers, God-haters, insolent, arrogant and boastful; they invent ways of doing evil; they disobey their parents; they have no understanding, no fidelity, no love, no mercy.” Furthermore, Paul writes about the failures to practice their great privileges and shows the effect their hypocrisy had on the reputation of God among the Gentiles. In Romans 2:21-24 Paul writes “you, then, who teach others, do you not teach yourself? You who preach against stealing, do you steal? You who say that people should not commit adultery, do you commit adultery? You who abhor idols, do you rob temples? You who boast in the law, do you dishonor God by breaking the law? As it is written: “God’s name is blasphemed among the Gentiles because of you”.” Conclusion In conclusion, I share the same worldview to what is written in the bible. None of the teachings on the natural world, human identity, human relationships, and culture have any affect on my view. We all can relate to the teachings of Romans 1-8 regarding human relationships, cultures and human identity. In fact, the teachings can be related to what’s going on in the world today. Lastly, Paul did address the certain components of a worldview that related to the topics.

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