Doctrinal Reference Index - Humanity

Disciple’s Study Bible

I. God’s Creation of Humanity

A. The Image of God

Ge 1:26-29; 5:1-3; 33:1-10; 2 Co 4:4; Col 3:9-11; Jas 3:9

B. For Responsibility

Ge 9:1-6; Ezr 6:14; Eze 3:16-21; 33:1-20; Mt 25:14-30

C. With Moral Consciousness

Ge 2:16-17; Lev 21:1-4; Job 42:4-6; Ps 1:1; Mt 14:9-11; Mk 6:26-28; Ro 2:12-16; 1 Co 4:4; 8:7; 2 Co 2:12; 1 Ti 4:2; 2 Ti 1:3; Tit 1:15; Heb 9:9; 1 Pe 3:16

D. With Potentiality

Ge 4:17-22; 11:1-9; Ex 4:10-12; 36:1-2; Job 2:3; 28:1-28; Jer 12:5; 1 Co 1:26-30

E. With Worth

Lev 27:1-8; Ps 49:7-10; 116:15; 144:3-4; Mt 10:26-31; 16:26; Lk 9:25; 12:6-7

II. Nature of God’s Human Creation

A. Human Nature

Ge 3:20-24; Jdg 11:1-7; 1 Sa 8:19-20; 28:5-25; Job 4:18-21; 9:2-3; 10:5; 25:4-6; 33:4-7; 33:6; Ps 8:3-8; 22:6; 51:5; 52:1-4; 115:16; Pr 12:23; 14:12; 16:25; Ecc 3:13; Isa 40:6-7; 51:12; 57:14-19; Jer 51:17; Eze 11:18-21; 36:26; Mt 18:1-5; Ro 2:5; 7:4-6; 7:14-25; 8:5-8; 1 Co 4:6-7; Gal 3:26-29; 2 Pe 2:10-22

B. Physical Nature

Ge 2:7; 1 Sa 10:23-24; 16:7; 2 Ki 9:30; 1 Ch 12:2; 12:8-15; Job 10:8-12; 12:3; 14:1-2; 14:5; Ps 10:18; 107:18; Isa 2:22; 31:3; Da 1:4; 1:12-16; Am 2:14-16; 1 Co 5:5; 2 Pe 1:13-15

C. Spiritual Nature

Ge 28:10-22; 32:1-30; 35:1; Ex 32:1; Ps 32:1-5; 42:1-2; 42:6; 50:7-15; 50:22-23; Pr 14:27; Zec 12:1; Mk 8:36-37; Ro 3:9-18; 6:5-7; 6:8-14; 8:3-4; 8:10; 13:14; 1 Co 2:13-16; Gal 5:13-26; 6:7-10; Eph 2:1-10; Php 3:21

D. Intellectual Nature

Dt 29:3-4; 1 Ki 4:29-34; 2 Ch 1:12; Job 1:8; 13:2; 32:8; 38:2; 38:17-18; Ps 90:12; 94:11; 107:43; 111:10; 119:66; 119:97-104; Pr 1:1-7; 1:20-33; 2:1-6; 2:9-11; 8:1–9:16; 10:13; 14:8; 14:15; 14:33; 15:33; 16:16; 17:28; 19:8; 19:20; 21:11; 24:3-4; 24:14; 24:32; 26:12; 27:17; Ecc 1:12-18; 2:26; 7:11-12; 7:23-25; 8:1; 8:16-17; 9:15-18; Isa 29:13-14; 47:10; Jer 8:8-9; 10:7-8; 49:7-8; Eze 28:1-10; Da 2:27-28; 5:7-9; 5:12; 9:22; 12:10; Hos 14:9; Ob 8; Mic 4:11-12; Lk 1:1-4; Ro 1:21-23; 1:28-32; 1 Co 1:17; 1:18-19; 1:20-25; 8:1-3; 10:15

E. Psychological Nature

Ps 73:21-22; Pr 15:15; 17:22; 18:14; Eze 3:15

III. Experiences of Human Life

A. Life

Ge 11:10-26; Ex 6:14-25; Lev 17:11; 1 Ch 29:15; Job 7:1-6; 7:16; 12:10; 15:7-9; 27:3; 34:14-15; 40:7–42:3; Ps 13:3; 31:15; 37:2; 39:4-6; 62:9; 78:39; 86:13; 90:5-6; 90:9-10; 91:16; 94:17; 103:13-18; 107:20; 118:17-18; 139:1-24; Pr 25:16-17; 27:20; 30:24-28; Ecc 3:1-8; 3:18-21; 5:18-20; 8:11-13; Isa 38:1-6; Jer 21:8-10; Eze 18:30-32; 37:1-14; Mt 25:1-5; Lk 12:19-20; 1 Co 15:38-57; 2 Co 4:7-12; Jas 4:13-15; 1 Pe 1:23-24

B. Birth

Ge 4:1-2; 18:10-14; 25:21; 29:31; 1 Sa 1:19-20; Job 31:15; Jer 1:5; Lk 1:31-37; 2:4-7

C. Childhood and Youth

Ge 37:2-11; 1 Sa 1:21-28; Ps 88:15; Ecc 11:9-10; Jer 1:6-7

D. Marriage

Ge 2:18; 2:21-25; 24:62-67; 29:18-21; SS 2:16; Jer 44:19; La 1:1; Hos 3:1-3; Mt 5:31-32; 19:1-6; 1 Co 7:1-5; 7:25-35; 11:11-12

E. Celibacy

Mt 19:10-12; 1 Co 7:8-9

F. Parenthood

Ge 25:27-28; Jdg 13:6-14; Pr 17:25; 23:13-16

G. Work

Ge 2:15; 3:17-19; Dt 16:17; Jos 17:14-18; Jdg 4:4-10; 1 Sa 18:5; 18:30; 1 Ki 7:1-12; 1 Ch 25:8; 2 Ch 1:14-17; 8:1-6; 24:13; 26:15; 32:30; Ne 2:20; Ps 104:23; 127:1-2; Pr 6:6-8; 10:5; 12:11; 12:24; 12:27; 13:4; 14:1; 14:23; 16:26; 18:9; 19:15; 20:4; 20:13; 22:13; 24:30-34; 26:13-16; 28:19; 31:10-31; Ecc 3:22; 11:6; Da 1:19-20; 6:1-2; Mt 4:18-22; 9:9; 20:1-16; Mk 1:16-20; Ac 18:3; Eph 4:28

H. Age

Jos 13:1-7; 14:6-14; 2 Sa 19:32-37; 1 Ki 2:1-9; Job 5:26; Ecc 12:1-7

IV. Termination of Human Life

A. Death

Ge 2:17; 15:15; Jos 23:14; 1 Sa 28:3; 2 Sa 17:23; 2 Ki 4:18-37; 20:1-11; 1 Ch 29:28; 2 Ch 9:31; 34:28; Job 21:23-26; Ps 68:20; Pr 12:28; Ecc 1:11; 2:1-16; 9:1-6; Isa 14:9-21; 25:7-8; 26:13-14; 26:19; 28:15; 28:18; 38:9-19; Jer 8:3; 20:14-18; Eze 28:8-9; Da 12:2; Hos 13:14; Hab 2:5; Zec 1:5; Mt 27:3-5; 27:52; 28:5-7; Mk 16:5-7; Lk 24:4-8; Jn 6:47-51; 6:58; 8:51-59; 11:1-44; 19:30; Ac 2:24; Ro 5:19-21; 1 Co 15:19; 15:21-22; 2 Ti 1:10; Heb 2:14; 9:27-28; Rev 1:18; 3:1; 6:8; 9:6; 14:13; 20:12-13; 21:4

B. Nature of Death

2 Sa 14:14; Job 7:7-10; 10:21-22; 14:10-22; 26:6; 30:23; Ps 6:5; 18:4-5; 22:15; 31:11-12; 49:10-17; 49:18-19; 55:15; 88:3-5; 88:10-12; 89:47-48; 115:17; 143:7; Pr 11:7; Jer 9:21; Eze 26:19-21; 32:17-32; Mt 22:23-33; Mk 12:18-27; Lk 20:27-40; 1 Th 4:14

C. Death and Sin

Lev 10:1-2; Nu 19:11-22; Dt 24:16; 1 Ki 16:18-19; 1 Ch 10:13-14; 2 Ch 25:4; Ps 1:6; Pr 5:3-6; 5:22-23; 7:10-27; 9:18; 11:19; 13:9; Isa 6:5; 57:1-2; Jer 28:16-17; 31:29-30; Eze 18:1-32; Ro 5:12-21; Jas 1:15

D. Attitudes to Death

Ge 23:1-2; 37:34-35; 42:38; 50:1-3; 50:26; Nu 20:28-29; 1 Sa 31:10-12; 2 Sa 1:19-27; 12:18-23; 18:33; 2 Ch 21:18-20; 32:33; Job 3:1-26; 19:23-27; 21:27-33; Ps 55:4; Ecc 2:18-19; 5:15; 7:1-2; Jer 22:18-19; Joel 1:8; Am 8:10; Jnh 4:8; Na 3:19; Mk 5:35-40

E. Burial

Ge 23:3-20; 25:7-11; 35:29; 47:29-30; 49:29-33; 50:12-14; Jos 24:29; 1 Ch 10:11-12; 2 Ch 16:13-14; 24:15; 26:23; 28:27; Ps 79:3-4; Ecc 6:3-6; Jer 7:32–8:2; Mt 8:21-22; Lk 9:59-60

V. Interactions of Human Life

A. Relationships

Dt 5:6-21; Ru 4:13-22; 1 Sa 18:1-4; 18:9; 18:28-29; 19:1–20:42; 2 Sa 3:22-39; 9:1–10:2; 19:24-30; 1 Ch 1:1-54; 11:15-19; 12:17-18; 2 Ch 9:1-28; Ezr 9:1-2; Job 19:13-20; 42:11; Ps 44:22; 55:12-14; Pr 12:26; 13:10; 15:22; 17:17; 18:1; 18:19; 18:24; 20:18; 27:9-10; Ecc 4:9-12; Jer 9:4-6; 17:5-7; Eze 34:17-20; Da 2:14; 5:14; 12:3; Mic 7:5-6; Mal 2:10; Mt 2:13; 5:21-22; 5:43-48; 12:48-50; 17:24-27; 19:21-23; 22:18-21; 22:37-40; Mk 3:33-35; 9:33-37; 10:21-23; 12:15-17; Lk 6:27-36; 8:20-21; 9:46-48; 11:5-8; 18:22-24; 20:24-26; Ac 17:24-28; Ro 1:24-27; 14:1-23; 1 Co 10:31-33; Eph 2:11-22; 1 Ti 1:3-7; 1 Jn 3:14

B. Relationship to God

Ge 3:12-13; 24:40-42; Ex 20:2-11; Nu 14:1-4; Dt 2:7; 8:17-18; 10:12-13; 26:14; 32:48-52; Jos 1:7-9; 24:12-15; 1 Sa 26:23-24; 2 Sa 5:10; 1 Ki 2:2-4; 2 Ki 16:10-12; 18:7; 1 Ch 11:9; 2 Ch 27:6; Job 7:17-21; Ps 1:2-3; 7:3-5; 9:13; 25:14; 33:13-19; 48:14; 73:27-28; 78:32-42; 119:73; Pr 15:26; Isa 42:5; 45:9-13; Jer 9:23-24; 18:6; 33:3; Eze 18:23; Da 1:17; 2:30; Hab 3:17-18; Mk 2:27; Lk 5:8-11; Ac 5:35-39; Ro 8:12-17; 8:29; 8:38-39; 9:20; 1 Co 10:22; Eph 1:17; Php 2:15; Col 1:21-22; Heb 4:13

C. Community Relationships

Ex 20:13-17; Lev 19:9-10; 19:13-18; Nu 1:3; 32:1-42; Dt 24:19; Jos 7:1; 22:8; Jdg 2:10; 21:25; Ru 2:17-18; 1 Sa 18:14-16; 2 Sa 2:4-7; 1 Ki 4:21-28; 9:15–10:29; 1 Ch 5:1-2; Job 2:11-13; 6:14-16; 12:4-5; Jer 11:21; Am 1:9; Jnh 1:4-11; 1:12-13; Mic 2:8-9; 3:1-3; Zec 3:10

D. Family Relationships

Ge 27:1-40; 27:41; 44:18-33; Ex 2:1-10; 4:14-15; 20:12; Nu 27:3-4; Jos 7:20-25; Ps 68:6; 133:1; Pr 19:13; Jer 12:6; 32:18; La 5:7; Ob 10-12; Lk 15:11-32

E. Relationship to Nature

Lev 26:3-8; Pr 14:4

F. Commitment in Relationships/

1 Sa 1:8; Jn 17:20-21

Sin

I. Definition of Sin

A. Transgression of Law

Ex 16:20; 20:1-17; Lev 10:1-2; 1 Sa 14:32-34; 1 Ki 12:26-33; 13:1-32; 13:33-34; 14:8-9; 14:22-24; 15:3; 15:26; 15:29-30; 15:34; 16:1-7; 16:8-13; 16:25-26; 16:30-33; 18:18; 22:52-53; 2 Ki 3:2-3; 8:18; 8:27; 9:22; 10:18-36; 13:2; 13:6; 13:11; 14:23-29; 15:9; 15:18; 15:24; 15:28; 16:2-4; 17:2; 17:19; 17:24-41; 21:20-22; 23:32; 23:37; 2 Ch 12:1-2; 12:14; 13:1-20; 20:33; 21:6-7; 21:10; 21:11; 22:3-6; 24:7; 25:14-15; 28:1-4; 28:6; 28:22-25; 33:2-17; 33:22-23; 36:5; 36:9; 36:12-14; Ezr 9:1-2; 10:10; Isa 1:12-16; 43:22-24; Jer 1:16; 16:10-11; 17:1-4; 23:9-15; 35:14-15; La 1:8; Eze 5:6-7; Hos 8:11-14; 13:1-3; Hab 2:18-20; Mal 2:9; Ac 7:53; 1 Co 10:6-13

B. Covenant Breach

Dt 4:23-26; Jos 7:11; Jdg 2:20; 3:7; 3:12; 4:1; 6:1; 8:33-35; 13:1; Ne 9:5-37; 13:15-18; Ps 119:53; Jer 11:8-13; 22:8-9; Hos 8:1-10; Mal 2:10-11

C. Violation of God’s Character

Jos 7:1; Mk 2:15-16; 7:1-22; Lk 5:29-32; 7:39; 15:1-2

D. Unbelief

Nu 20:11-12; 27:14; Isa 5:11-12; 17:10; 22:11-14; 30:1-3; 50:1; Eze 39:23-24; Mk 8:38; Jn 8:21-24; 16:7-11; 1 Co 15:34; Heb 12:15-16

E. Missing the Mark

Ne 1:6-7

F. Against God

Ex 23:24; 23:33; Dt 4:15-19; Jos 7:20; Jdg 2:10-12; 2:17-20; 1 Sa 2:29; 8:7-8; 10:19; 12:9-18; 12:17; 12:20-25; 17:26; 2 Sa 24:1-10; Job 13:23; 31:24-28; Isa 42:24; 63:10; Jer 2:1–3:5; 3:6-10; 15:6; Eze 8:1-18; 16:15-34; Hos 1:2; 2:7-8; 9:1; 10:5-15; Mic 1:5; Zep 2:10; Hag 1:9; Mt 12:31-32; Mk 3:28-29; Lk 11:42-52; 15:20-24; Ac 7:51-53; Ro 3:7-8; 6:1; 8:1-17; 1 Co 11:27-32; Gal 2:17; Eph 4:29-32

G. Self-centeredness

Jas 4:17; 2 Pe 2:10

H. Unfaithfulness

1 Ch 10:13

II. Origin of Sin

A. Universal Nature

1 Ki 8:27-53; 17:18; 2 Ch 6:36; Job 15:14-16; Ps 14:3-4; 51:5; 119:176; Pr 20:9; Ecc 7:20; Isa 24:5-6; 53:6; Jer 17:9; Am 1:1–2:16; Zep 1:17; Jn 7:19; Ro 1:18-25; 2:12; 3:9-23; 5:12-21; Gal 3:22; 1 Jn 1:8, 10

B. Result of Individual Choice

Ge 3:6; 4:6-12; Nu 16:22; Mt 26:14-16, 23-25, 47-49; Mk 14:10-11, 43-45; Lk 22:1-4, 20-23, 47-48; Jn 3:18-21; 5:14; 13:2; Ac 1:18-19; Jas 1:13-15; 4:1-12

C. Satan

Job 1:8-10

III. Characteristics of Sin

A. Disobeying God

Ex 15:24; 32:7-9; 2 Ch 34:19-28; Ezr 9:11-13; Ro 2:13; 1 Th 2:15-16; 1 Ti 5:8

B. Lawlessness

Eze 22:2-16; Hos 4:1-2; Hab 2:4-17; Ac 6:11; Ro 3:20; 1 Jn 3:4

C. Unrighteousness

Dt 9:4-6; Isa 3:14-15; 58:1-9; Eze 22:23-29; Hos 4:6-19; Am 6:1-8; Mic 3:1-4; 3:8-11; Jas 5:1-6

D. Lack of Faith

Ex 14:11-12; Nu 16:41; 32:1-13; Eze 15:6-8; Heb 4:1-2; Jas 1:5-8

E. Evil Desire

Ac 8:1; 1 Ti 6:6-10

F. Rebellion

Ge 11:4; Ex 9:34; 17:2-3; Lev 26:14-15; Nu 14:1-38; 17:5; 20:2-5; 21:4-5; Dt 1:26-43; 8:10-20; 9:7–10:11; 31:27; 32:5; Jos 22:16-31; 24:19-20; Jdg 2:2; 2:19; 1 Ch 5:25; 9:1; 2 Ch 11:14-16; 24:17-26; 35:20-24; Ne 9:16-18; Isa 1:2-4; 1:28-29; 30:8-14; 48:1-9; 65:1-7; Jer 3:20-22; 5:7-13; 9:14; 18:15; La 1:18-22; Eze 2:3-4; 2:7; 3:7; 3:16-21; 7:1-27; 12:2; 20:1-38; 21:23-25; 44:6-9; Da 9:4-19; Hos 9:15; Jnh 1:3; Zec 7:11-12; Heb 3:7-19

G. Hypocrisy

Lk 12:1; Jas 3:1-13

H. Violence

Eze 12:19

I. Pride

Nu 12:11; 2 Ch 26:16-21; 32:25

J. Responsibility

Ge 39:9; Ex 32:21-24; 34:9; Lev 4:1–5:19; 6:1-3; 24:13-16; Nu 5:6; 9:13; 15:22-31; 27:3; 32:23; Dt 23:21-22; 24:16; 2 Ch 25:1-4; Ps 79:8; 89:30-32; 119:10; Ecc 5:4-6; Eze 7:16-19; 9:9-10; 14:7-10; 18:1-32; 23:35-41; 33:1-20; Hos 13:16; Mt 26:69-75; 27:3-10; Mk 14:66-72; Lk 19:7-8; 22:54-62; Jn 15:22-25; 18:15-18, 25-27; 19:11

K. Serious in Nature

Lev 16:29-34; Nu 31:5-18; Ps 78:1-72; Eze 4:4-8; Mt 18:6-9; Mk 9:42-50; Lk 17:1-4; Ac 5:1-11

L. Tempting

Lk 4:1-13

IV. Consequences of Sin

A. Slavery to Sin

Ps 119:133; Pr 5:21-23; 29:6; Jn 8:31-37; Ac 8:23; Ro 6:5-22; 7:1-25; Tit 3:3

B. Personal Depravity

Ge 4:23-24; 6:5; 8:21; 2 Ch 30:7-12; 36:16; Ps 10:1-18; 14:1; 36:1-4; 53:1; 73:1-28; 119:70; Isa 2:6-9; 3:8-9; 59:2-15; Jer 13:22-25; 14:10; Eze 16:44-52; Zep 3:1-4; Mt 12:33-37; 23:32; Jn 7:7; Ro 1:26-32; 1 Co 6:12-20; Gal 5:16-21; Eph 4:17-19; Col 3:5-8; 1 Th 4:3-8; 2 Ti 3:1-9; Tit 1:15-16; 3:10-11; 2 Pe 1:4; 2:12-19; Jude 4; Rev 2:14; 2:20

C. Spiritual Blindness

Nu 14:44; Jdg 8:22-27; 17:1–21:25; 2 Ki 12:1-3; 14:4; 15:4; 15:35; 2 Ch 27:2; Isa 5:18-24; 42:18-20; Jer 5:21-31; 6:12-15; 8:12-14; 9:3-6; Hos 7:1-16; 11:1-7; Mal 1:6–2:9; Lk 7:31-35

D. Moral Insensitivity

Ge 13:13; 1 Sa 2:12-17; 8:3; Am 8:4-6; Mic 2:1-2, 8-9; 2 Ti 2:16; Jas 1:19-25

E. Guilt

Nu 14:40; 2 Ch 28:9-13; Ps 51:1-19; Isa 6:5; Heb 6:1-6

F. Death

Ge 3:4-24; Nu 18:22; Ps 109:1-31; Pr 6:12-19; Lk 13:1-5; Ro 6:23; Eph 2:1-3; Col 2:13; 1 Jn 5:16-17

G. Alienation from God

Nu 11:1; 14:43; Dt 20:16-20; 24:4; 32:20; Jdg 10:11-14; 1 Sa 15:1-35; 1 Ki 11:1-13; 2 Ki 22:13; 22:17; 23:4-20; 24:1-4; 24:19-20; 2 Ch 29:6-7; Ezr 9:15; Ne 13:26; Ps 5:4-6; 119:118; Jer 7:16-19; 50:6-7; Hos 5:1-15; Mt 9:13; 13:41-42; Col 1:21; 2:18-19; 1 Pe 4:18

H. Estrangement from Others

Ge 5:29; 27:41-45; 31:36; 1 Sa 26:21; 2 Sa 13:1–14:33; Ps 120:2-3; Mt 6:14-15; 18:15-20; Lk 11:4; 1 Co 8:12; 2 Co 12:20-21; Jas 2:1-14

I. Shame

Ezr 9:6-7

V. God’s Intervention

A. Judgment

Ge 20:1-9; 2 Ch 21:12-19; 24:20; Ps 68:21; 94:23; 95:8-11; 112:10; Isa 1:20; 13:9-11; 26:21; Jer 13:9-10; 15:1; 36:31; Hos 10:1-2; 12:14; Mic 6:9-13; Mal 3:5; Lk 19:41-44; Heb 10:26-29

B. Punishment

Ge 12:10-20; Nu 16:26; 25:1-3; 1 Sa 2:22-25; 3:13; 12:25; 1 Ki 11:26-39; 16:34; Jer 4:17-18; 5:19; 6:18-20; 7:26-31; 16:16-18; 28:16; 30:10-17; La 1:10-16; 3:39-42; Eze 11:1-12; Hos 2:13; 6:4-5; Na 1:3

C. Discipline

Nu 14:23; 2 Sa 12:1-25; 2 Ki 17:7-23; 21:2-17; 24:8-17; 25:1-21; 1 Ch 21:1-8; 2 Ch 25:19-20; Isa 64:4-7; 66:1-4; Jer 19:1-15; 32:29-35; 40:3; 52:2-3; La 1:5; Eze 5:8-17; Da 9:14; Hos 9:7-9; Am 3:1-14; Zep 1:4-13; Zec 8:14-17; 1 Co 3:16-17

D. Forgiveness

1 Ki 21:21-28; 2 Ch 28:19; Ps 106:6-46


Taken from: Disciple’s Study Bible Copyright 1988 Holman Bible Publishers