The Desire of Ages -- Study Guide


Chapter 84: “Peace Be Unto You”

1. What were the six truths that the followers of Christ were to share with others in the wake of Christ’s resurrection? Consider the meaning of each of these. DA-SG 87.1

2. Read John 20:21-23. Does the church have “power” to forgive and to withhold forgiveness? Explain your answer. DA-SG 87.2

3. In what way is it true that “He who despises the authority of the church despises the authority of Christ Himself”? DA-SG 87.3

4. Thomas had a deep love for Jesus, “but he had allowed jealousy and unbelief to take possession of his mind and heart.” Have jealousy or doubt ever hindered your relationship with Jesus or with the church? DA-SG 87.4