Colossians 1-2 – Critical Thinking Questions

Wednesday Bellwork

Answer the following questions like a scholar on loose leaf paper.

5.Why would someone “rejoice in [his/her] sufferings” (Col 1:24)? [2s]

6.What do you think motivates Paul to warn the believers about “philosophy and empty deceit” (Col 2:8)? [2s]

7.There are several metaphors in this epistle.  Identify and explain the metaphor in Colossians 2:14. [2s]