Dilematika Teologis Karakter Allah Dan Kehendak Bebas Firaun Dalam Keluaran 9:12

  • Harman Ziduhu Laia Sekolah Tinggi Teologi Injili Indoesia - Surabaya
  • Widi Prasetyo Sekolah Tinggi Teologi Injili Idonesia - Surabaya
  • Daniel Ari Wibowo Sekolah Tinggi Teologi Injili Idonesia - Surabaya
Keywords: Firaun, Kedaulatan Allah, Kehendak Bebas, Kekristenan, Teologis

Abstract

The texts concerning God’s hardening of Pharaoh's heart (in Ex. 9:12, and related texts) have introduced a very complex question and tension within the Christian community, namely the very difficult theological dilemma concerning the character of God and Pharaoh's free will as a human being. On the one hand, some people have fallen into interpretations that exalt the sovereignty of God and ignore the free will of man, while on the other hand some exalt the free will of man but ignore the sovereignty of God. The most appalling consequence is that some people leave Christ and Christianity because of this unresolved text issue. However, an in-depth exegetical study of the issue proves both God's sovereignty over Pharaoh and his responsibility for his own free will.

Abstrak Indonesia 

Teks tentang Allah mengeraskan hati Firaun (Kel. 9:12, dan sebagianya) telah membawa persoalan yang sangat kompleks dalam kekristenan, di mana di dalamnya terdapat dilematika teologis yang sangat sulit antara karakter Alllah dan kehendak bebas Firaun sebagai manusia. Di satu sisi, beberapa orang telah jatuh pada tafsiran yang meninggikan kedaulatan Allah dan mengabaikan kehendak bebas manusia, sedangkan di sisi lain sebagian meninggikan kehendak bebas manusia namun mengabaikan kedaulatan Allah. Bahkan hal yang paling mengerikan adalah beberapa orang meninggalkan kekristenan akibat persoalan teks ini. Studi eksegesis yang mendalam, sebaliknya menunjukkan bahwa persoalan itu membuktikan kedaulatan Allah atas Firaun dan tanggung jawabnya atas pilihan kehendak bebasnya sendiri.

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Published
2022-03-01
How to Cite
Laia, H., Prasetyo, W., & Ari Wibowo, D. (2022). Dilematika Teologis Karakter Allah Dan Kehendak Bebas Firaun Dalam Keluaran 9:12. Jurnal Teologi & Pelayanan Kerusso, 7(1), 1-26. https://doi.org/10.33856/kerusso.v7i1.226