The divine authority of the Holy Scriptures
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The divine authority of the Holy Scriptures and the unity of the Old and New Testament; ... By John Johnson. by John Johnson

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Published by printed by J. Tomlinson, and sold by S. Crane, Liverpool; B. Law, London; and the author in Newark .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 567, no. 6.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages92
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Open LibraryOL16887117M

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  Internal Arguments for the Divine Inspiration of Scripture. Besides, such things are found in the scripture themselves, as do plainly demonstrate they are the word of God. As, 1. The Heavenliness of the Matter. 1. The heavenliness of the matter of the scripture, shews it to be of a divine origin. Therefore they are called the holy scriptures. The Authority of the Scriptures The Scriptures have divine authority because in them God speaks through the Holy Spirit. Thus the Bible is the written Word of God. Where is the evidence for this claim and what are the implications for our lives and our pursuit of knowledge? The Claims of the Scriptures. 12 Bible Verses about The Authority Of Scripture to keep and do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, so that you may not turn aside from it to the right hand or to the left, Human And Divine. The grass withers, the flower fades, But the word of our God stands forever. The doctrinal implications of the ultimate divine authorship of the Scriptures is significant. It means that, though the Bible is a book, it is a book unlike any other—it is of divine origin. It also means that Christians determine the authority of this book on the basis of its divine authorship.

I. THE BOOK COMMENDED: "All that is written in the book of the law of Moses." 1. Observe it was to the written law alone that Joshua directed them. 2. From that day to this the will of God has been made known to us in writing. 3. The evidence of the Divine authority of the New Testament is . 3. The books commonly called the Apocrypha were not given by divine inspiration and so are not part of the canon or standard of the Scriptures. Therefore, they have no authority for the church of God and are not to be recognized or used in any way different from other human writings. 6. .   THE UNIQUENESS OF THE BIBLE The Bible is unique! It is not enough to say that it is a unique Book, for it is a collection of sixty-six ancient Books. Moreover, this unique collection of Books is bound together by a central theme and a unity of purpose which makes the books into One Book. This Book tells of the ways in which God revealed Himself to mankind over a period of several thousand .   Testimonies to the Divine Authority and Inspiration of the Holy Scriptures, As Taught by the Church of England, in Reply to the Statements of J.E. Stephen [In Defence of the Rev. Rowland Williams]. [James Fitzjames Stephen, Alexander McCaul] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before

Many intelligent scholars have written books that attempt to discredit the authority of the Bible. This is one of Satan’s goals: to get man to doubt the Word of God. To counter this attack we will study some of the evidence in the case proving the authority and divine origin of the Bible. The Holy Scriptures give us complete directions in matters of practice, or are a sufficient rule of life. A divine revelation must not be calculated merely to amuse us, and gratify our curiosity with sublime and refined notions and speculations, but adapted to direct and . The divine authority of Holy Scripture asserted, from its adaptation to the real state of human nature, in eight sermons preached before the University of Oxford, in the year MDCCCXVII, at the lecture founded by the late Rev. John Bampton.   The Koran, the holy book of Islam, denies the deity of Christ, the triune nature of God, and the atoning work of Christ on the cross (Sura , ). These are foundational truths taught in the Bible. The Pali Canon, the holy scriptures of Southern Buddhism, teach a naturalistic worldview (or pantheistic, as some schools interpret it).