Old Testament Dictionary Emily Rowe

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Discussion Board Forum One
Irene Foster
Theo 104 D46
April 4, 2016

The first argument is the unmistakable honesty of the Bible; it is exciting yet
Challenging to anyone who is studying it. The Word of God says “Sanctify them through thy truth; thy Word is truth (John 17:17).” God’s Word is without blemish; His Word is our daily compass. All that Christianity is can be found in the Bible. If there were no Bible, there wouldn’t be a life-transforming religion called Christianity. If we were to really take the time to think about how life would be without Jesus and His salvation, if we were not converted
Christians that had accepted Jesus Christ as our Lord and Savior where would we be.
Christianity is more than doctrinal belief, and the Bible is more than a theology textbook (Towns
2007). The Bible is life, it’s a living organism that breathes life into us. The Bible relates how God intercepted the lives of people to save them from disaster and to show them a better way to live. That way was through His Son Jesus Christ. For God so loved the world, that he gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life (John 3:16). The Bible is distinct from other religious books
(Towns 2007). It offers a more directional path for us to follow. The Bible is the light of the world. Then Jesus again spoke to them, saying, "I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the Light of life (John 8:12)." We too can let our, light so shine that it will draw others unto God. When we encounter someone that seems to be in doubt, we should be there to give that person comfort in God’s Word, to let them know that there is hope.

The second argument is the immeasurable superiority to the literature. In the ACE video

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