Questions: Chapter 3

  1. How did Jesus change the status of singleness in relation to the kingdom of God? What are some ramifications of those changes for unmarried believers today?
  2. How are Jesus’s priorities for marital decision making different from those of our secular culture?
  3. How do Jesus, and those who follow his example through celibacy, fulfill the “eunuch prophecies” of Isaiah?
  4. How would the practice and teaching of Jesus correct the misconceptions contained in modern myth 2?
  5. Of what practical value is an eternal perspective for single Christians? What steps can you take to cultivate this “long-range” point of view.
  6. What was the most significant insight you gained from reading this chapter?