VB018: Inspiration of Scripture 4

Inspiration and Authority of Scripture 4 [2Tim 1:13-14; 3:16] 2 Timothy 3:16 (NASB) All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; The word “inspired” (Gk. theopneustos) comes from two Greek words: theos, meaning “God,” and pneo, meaning “to breathe.” So, “inspired” means “God-breathed.” I want to encourage you to believe … Read More

VB017: Inspiration of Scripture 3

Inspiration and Authority of Scripture 3 [Mt 4:4] All Scripture is inspired (or God breathed); it is the very life and Word of God. The ancient manuscripts are without error, absolutely true, trustworthy, and infallible. Without a strong belief of the Bible the church has no true foundation for its faith, no certainty of salvation, no moral absolutes, no message … Read More

VB016: Inspiration of Scripture 2

Inspiration and Authority of Scripture 2 [1Cor 2:12-13; 2Tim 3:16; Mt 5:18] While the Bible was God-breathed (inspired) by His Spirit – He worked with the personalities of the writers, moved upon them in such a way that they wrote without error. 1 Corinthians 2:12-13 (NKJV) –[12] Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit … Read More

VB015: Inspiration of Scripture 1

Inspiration and Authority of Scripture 1 [2Tim 3:16] 2 Timothy 3:16 (NASB) All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness; The word “Scripture” in 2 Tim. 3:16 refers primarily to the Old Testament writings (3:15). There is indication, however, that some New Testament writings were already being viewed as inspired … Read More