Salvation has come to the Gentiles ~ Romans 11:1-14

SALVATION HAS COME TO THE GENTILES
Romans 11:1-14

I.  THE REMNANT (vs. 1-5)

a. Why would Paul ask the question in verse 1? __________________ _________________________________________________________
b. What proof does he offer that God has not cast away the Jews? ____ _________________________________________________________
c. Paul links the idea of foreknowledge and the remnant.  What is the connection? _______________________________________________ 
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d. Paul cites Elijah in verse 3.  What was Elijah’s fear? ____________ _________________________________________________________ 
e. What truth does Paul draw from his example? _________________
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II. GRACE NOT WORKS  (vs. 5-10)

a. What is the source of God’s election? _________________________  __________________________________________________________ 
b. Why does Paul contrast grace with works?_______________________

_________________________________________(see also Eph 2:8-10)
c. Why does Paul say Israel has not obtained salvation? __________________
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III. ISRAEL’S FAILURE YOUR RICHES (vs. 11-14)

a. Israel’s stumbling was not to make them fall.  What was it for? ____
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b. What does Paul mean “their fall is riches to the Gentiles?” _________
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c. Why does Paul “magnify” his ministry? _______________________
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d. Ultimately what is Paul’s desire in preaching to the Gentiles? ______
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IV. Application:  Israel’s rejection opened the door of the Gospel to the

Gentiles.  The OT prophets foretold this so we understand that it was part

of God’s plan.   What should our attitude be toward Israel? __________________
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