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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In loving the Lord, you will want to do what?
2. What can overcome man's tendency to move from the Lord?
3. Who does Guyon quote saying, "Love, then do what you please?"
4. She then warns that it's human nature to fight against such _____________, but says that God will provide the grace to remain strong in your commitment.
5. Guyon warns against blaming who for specific circumstances?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Guyon warn about one's imagination?
2. How does Guyon use the Bible to prove that one must be willing to love through hardships?
3. What dose Guyon say Gods wants for His people?
4. How does Guyon define abandonment?
5. What warning does Guyon give regarding those who give themselves during a good time?
6. What does Guyon say when one has come to a point of a regular prayer life?
7. What does Guyon remind readers regarding their gifts?
8. What does Guyon warn about overcoming selfish desires?
9. What does Guyon say about the ability to turn inward to find Christ?
10. What does "Your will be done" mean?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The goal is to reach continual prayer.
Part 1) What is continual prayer? How dose Guyon suggest reaching this goal?
Part 2) Do you believe this is obtainable? Why or why not? Might it have been easier in Guyon's culture and time period? Why or why not?
Part 3) How would continual prayer affect your life? Would it be altered for the better? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Passivity requires a strong will.
Part 1) What does Guyon mean by passivity? Why should one be passive?
Part 2) When should one be passive? Are there times when one should not be passive? Why or why not?
Part 3) How does passivity affect self-control? According to Guyon, should people require self-control? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
An entire chapter is given to those who cannot read.
Part 1) Why is this chapter important during the time in which this book was written? Is it still important today? Why or why not?
Part 2) What does she suggest for the illiterate? If this is true, why do those who are literate need the Bible?
Part 3) Do you agree with Guyon in regards to the directions she gives the illiterate?
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