The Bible And Scripture In The Bible

Everything about the Bible is questioned constantly by believers and nonbelievers. Bibliology discusses topics such as inerrancy, inspiration, and illumination. The Bible is looked at not only as a source for wisdom and meditation but an authoritative source. The authority behind the Bible is God. Scripture was “God-breathed” and “God-Inspired”. Handwritten by human authors which sometimes may leave people to question if it is truly the word of God or not. Prior to introducing evidence that proves scriptures are written by God, one other truth must be established, which is God exists. No human could do the things he has done in and through lives. Scriptures are commonly used as evidence, advice or just plain knowledge. The question that…show more content…
Some individuals spoke words that weren’t of God. The context of the Bible allows believers and readers of this text to comprehend if a person is talking for Scripture/God or if it is from their flesh. The divine author of Scripture is a God who speaks nothing but truth and is incapable of speaking lies. 2 verses highlight the truth quality of God and his word. The first verse is Numbers 23:19, “God is not human, that he should lie, not a human being, that he should change his mind. Does he speak and then not act? Does he promise and not fulfill?” Numbers 23:19 explicitly says that God is not human, therefore he cannot be of the flesh and do the sinful acts that we commit.
John 17:17 is the second verse that gives the quality of the Bible. John 17:17 says “Your word is truth.”. Jesus was praying to his heavenly father and used the word Alethia not alethes, Alethia means truth not true. The word truth stands as a noun. It is an object; the Bible is the truth. True is found to be an adjective and it describes an object as not being false or wrong. For this reason, when referring to the Bible truth and true cannot be used as
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It is significant to uncover the arguments against these statements because then it brings an individual closer to God. A person comes closer to the Lord through knowing that each point that is made in the bible can disprove any argument man has because the faithfulness of God comes through each time. Aligning and believing the word of God is true comes with difficulty if you’re not confident in the Bible and God but there are 3 things to keep in mind when arguing those things. The Bible is a revelation of God by God to and through man, inspiration by God to man and, the inerrancy of the word of
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