Philippians - Review Questions (ANSWERS)

  • Write the memory verses.
    For to me, to live is Christ, and to die is gain. Philippians 1:21 
    Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus. Philippians 2:5.
    I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. Philippians 3:14.
    Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice! Philippians 4:4.
    I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. Philippians 4:13.
    And my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:19.
  • What grade did you receive in "A Look At The Book, Assignment #1"?
    (Personal Answer)
  • Write the titles or themes that you assigned to each chapter.
    (Personal Answer)
  • Who wrote the Epistle to the Philippians, and why?
    Paul wrote to thank the church for its gift, and also to address rivalry among believers, to warn about Jewish legalists, and to expose enemies of the cross.
  • How is the truth of the gospel confirmed?
    By a changed life.
  • Some preached Christ “in pretense” and others “in truth.” Why did Paul rejoice in their preaching?
    Because they preached Christ.
  • How did Paul demonstrate his commitment to Christ?
    By his love for those to whom he ministered, and also by his willingness to live or die for Christ.
  • How is singleness of mind expressed?
    In unity.
  • Summarize the mind of Christ in three words.
    He humbled Himself.
  • What are four ways that Jesus displayed humility?
    He made Himself of no reputation; He took the form of a bondservant; He came in the likeness of men i.e. He became a man; He became obedient to death, even the death of the cross.
  • What was Paul’s life like before he was saved?
    He lived the good life of a religious Jew.
  • In gaining Christ and being found in Him, what do we receive by faith?
    The righteousness of God.
  • In Paul’s pursuit of the knowledge of Christ, what were two things he wanted to know?
    The power of Christ’s resurrection, and the fellowship of His suffering, being made conformed to His death.
  • What did Paul press toward?
    The goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
  • What is the basic theme of Philippians?
  • What is the meaning of “the Lord is at hand”?
    The Lord’s coming is drawing near, and His presence is with us.
  • How can we receive and experience the peace of God?
    By prayer.
  • Who is the source of strength for the believer?
    Jesus Christ.
  • How did Paul support himself as a missionary?
    He worked as a tentmaker.
  • What has God promised to supply?
    All that we need.


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