IS EVERYTHING IN THE BIBLE TRUE?
We accept the Bible as the inspired true Word of God. The writers were inspired, moved by the Holy Spirit: “No part of the Holy Writings came long ago because of what man wanted to write. But holy men who belonged to God spoke what the Holy Spirit told them.” 2 Peter 1:21. The writings are inspired, as if breathed or spoken by God.
The message of the Bible never alters. It is always up-to –date, speaking to the issues of the day. Abraham Lincoln called it, “God’s best gift to man.”
The Bible is a guide to salvation through faith in Christ, and sufficient for doctrine, correction, moral and ethical instruction “All scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, so that everyone who belongs to God may be proficient, equipped for every good work.” 2 Timothy 3:16.
Inspiration is essentially incompatible with error. It is impossible that God himself, the supreme Truth, can utter that which is not true. Continue reading Is the BIBLE true? 2