Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Bachelor of Divinity (B.Div)

First Advisor

Martin Franzmann

Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)

Hebrews 13:14; Hebrews 12:4; Hebrews 10:32f; Hebrews 10:32-34; Hebrews 13:23; Hebrews 10:33-34; Hebrews 13:13; Acts 28:13f; Hebrews 12:1-4; Genesis 3:16-19; Deuteronomy 4:37; Deuteronomy 7:8; Deuteronomy 7:12-13; Jeremiah 31:3; Deuteronomy 4:35-37; Proverbs 3:11; Hebrews 12:5-6; Habakkuk 2:3-4; Jeremiah 40:2; Jeremiah 43:22-28; Jeremiah 50:1; Jeremiah 42:25; Jeremiah 47:6; Jeremiah 51:17-23; Jeremiah 54:6-9; Jeremiah 48:9-11; Jeremiah 18:11; Proverbs 3:11-12; John 9:3f; Exodus 20:5; Hebrews 12:7ff; Hebrews 5:7-8; Psalm 115:12; Hebrews 6:15; Hebrews 11:36-37; Hebrews 10:32-39; Hebrews 13:9;


As a result of personal contact with several cases in which the purpose and nature of Christian suffering was misinterpreted by the individual, one is led to study the Bible very carefully in order to offer all of the hope and comfort which God has placed into this Holy Book for His faithful followers. The present study is so constructed as to lead a person to discover the many ways in which he might offer consolation and encouragement to a person who is suffering some form of chastisement from God, specifically employing the Epistle to the Hebrews to the given situation.

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