WHAT IS GOD ‘S WRATH?
WHY IS GOD’S WRATH BEING REVEALED?
The pattern in vv18-3
HOW IS GOD ‘S WRATH BEING REVEALED?
The downward spiral
Stage 1 Idolatry leading to sexual impurity (vv21-24)
They knew . . . (v21)
They exchanged . . . (v23)
Therefore God gave them over . . . (v24)
Stage 2 Shameful lusts leading to unnatural relations (vv25-27)
They had the truth of God (v25)
They exchanged . . . (v25)
Because of this God gave them over . . . (vv25-27)
Stage 3 A depraved mind leading to what ought not to be done (vv28-32)
They had the knowledge of God (v28)
They didn’t think it worthwhile to retain . . . (v28)
God gave them over . . . (vv28-32)