Category Archives : Ethics (Rayburn)


A Higher Standard

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ETHICS No. 15 June 30, 1996 Because of the time I am to be gone from the pulpit I decided to conclude this series tonight. I had intended further studies, but these were to be specific ethical cases rather than, as up to this point, the […]


The Virtues

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ETHICS No. 14 June 16, 1996 Review We have completed our consideration of the foundations of biblical ethics, the ways in which we are taught right from wrong. We have considered in some detail the law of God and its application to our lives, the guidance […]


The Conscience

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ETHICS No. 13 June 2, 1996 Review We have so far considered three foundations for ethics, three means by which we are to distinguish between right and wrong, three ways by which to judge between good and bad living. These three are the law of God, […]


The Example of Jesus Christ

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ETHICS No. 12 May 26, 1996 Review We have so far, in 11 evening studies considered the first two foundations of Christian ethics, that is, the first two authorities for our living, the first two ways by which we determine what is right and what is […]


Love Your Neighbor

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ETHICS No. 11 May 19, 1996 Review We are finishing up our consideration of the law of God as a foundation of our ethics and its summary in the two great commandments. Last week we considered what the words “as yourself” meant in the second great […]


Self-Love

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ETHICS No. 10 May 12, 1996 Read: Matthew 22:34-40 We are clearing up some loose ends in our study of the law of God and of the guidance of the Holy Spirit as the two primary foundations of biblical ethics. Last week we considered the question […]


Christian Liberty

Audio:   Download Audio STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ETHICS No. 9 May 5, 1996 Review We have been, for some weeks now, considering the foundations of Christian ethics, the sources of our ethical direction and guidance for life. Where do we learn and how do we know what is right and what is wrong? We have […]


Seeking Guidance

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ETHICS No. 8 April 28, 1996 Review Last week we began to consider the Bible’s doctrine of guidance as a part of the foundation of Christian ethics — one of the bases upon which we determine what is right and what is wrong, what is to […]


Moral Conflicts

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN BIBLICAL ETHICS No 6 Moral Conflicts April 14, 1996 We have begun our consideration of the foundations of biblical ethics and did so by considering the way in which the law of God functions as our ethical rule. We have so far argued that the law continues […]