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Scriptures, The


1. Given by inspiration of God. 2Ti 3:16.

2. Given by inspiration of the Holy Spirit. Ac 1:16; Heb 3:7; 2Pe 1:21.

3. Christ sanctioned, by appealing to them. Mt 4:4; Mr 12:10; Joh 7:42.

4. Christ taught out of. Lu 24:27.

5. Are called the

a. Word. Jas 1:21-23; 1Pe 2:2.

b. Word of God. Lu 11:28; Heb 4:12.

c. Word of Christ. Col 3:16.

d. Word of truth. Jas 1:18.

e. Holy Scriptures. Ro 1:2; 2Ti 3:15.

f. Scripture of truth. Da 10:21.

g. Book. Ps 40:7; Re 22:19.

h. Book of the Lord. Isa 34:16.

i. Book of the law. Ne 8:3; Ga 3:10.

j. Law of the Lord. Ps 1:2; Isa 30:9.

k. Sword of the Spirit. Eph 6:17.

l. Oracles of God. Ro 3:2; 1Pe 4:11.

6. Contain the promises of the gospel. Ro 1:2.

7. Reveal the laws, statutes, and judgments of God. De 4:5,14; Ex 24:3,4.

8. Record divine prophecies. 2Pe 1:19-21.

9. Testify of Christ. Joh 5:39; Ac 10:43; 18:28; 1Co 15:3.

10. Are full and sufficient. Lu 16:29,31.

11. Are an unerring guide. Pr 6:23; 2Pe 1:19.

12. Are able to make wise to salvation through faith in Christ Jesus. 2Ti 3:15.

13. Are profitable both for doctrine and practice. 2Ti 3:16,17.

14. Described as

a. Pure. Ps 12:6; 119:140; Pr 30:5.

b. True. Ps 119:160; Joh 17:17.

c. Perfect. Ps 19:7.

d. Precious. Ps 19:10.

e. Quick and powerful. Heb 4:12.

15. Written for our instruction. Ro 15:4.

16. Intended for the use of all men. Ro 16:26.

17. Nothing to be taken from, or added to. De 4:2; 12:32.

18. One portion of, to be compared with another. 1Co 2:13.

19. Designed for

a. Regenerating. Jas 1:18; 1Pe 1:23.

b. Quickening. Ps 119:50,93.

c. Illuminating. Ps 119:130.

d. Converting the soul. Ps 19:7.

e. Making wise the simple. Ps 19:7.

f. Sanctifying. Joh 17:17; Eph 5:26.

g. Producing faith. Joh 20:31.

h. Producing hope. Ps 119:49; Ro 15:4.

i. Producing obedience. De 17:19,20.

j. Cleansing the heart. Joh 15:3; Eph 5:26.

k. Cleansing the ways. Ps 119:9.

l. Keeping from destructive paths. Ps 17:4.

m. Supporting life. De 8:3; Mt 4:4.

n. Promoting growth in grace. 1Pe 2:2.

o. Building up in the faith. Ac 20:32.

p. Admonishing. Ps 19:11; 1Co 10:11.

q. Comforting. Ps 119:82; Ro 15:4.

r. Rejoicing the heart. Ps 19:8; 119:111.

20. Work effectually in them that believe. 1Th 2:13.

21. The letter of, without the spirit, killeth. Joh 6:63; 2Co 3:6.

22. Ignorance of, a source of error. Mt 22:29; Ac 13:27.

23. Christ enables us to understand. Lu 24:45.

24. The Holy Spirit enable us to understand. Joh 16:13; 1Co 2:10-14.

25. No prophecy of, is of any private interpretation. 2Pe 1:20.

26. Everything should be tried by. Isa 8:20; Ac 17:11.

27. Should be

a. The standard of teaching. 1Pe 4:11.

b. Believed. Joh 2:22.

c. Appealed to. 1Co 1:31; 1Pe 1:16.

d. Read. De 17:19; Isa 34:16.

e. Read publicly to ALL. De 31:11-13; Ne 8:3; Jer 36:6; Ac 13:15.

f. Known. 2Ti 3:15.

g. Received, not as the word of men, but as the word of God. 1Th 2:13.

h. Received with meekness. Jas 1:21.

i. Searched. Joh 5:39; 7:52.

j. Searched daily. Ac 17:11.

k. Laid up in the heart. De 6:6; 11:18.

l. Taught to children. De 6:7; 11:19; 2Ti 3:15.

m. Taught to ALL. 2Ch 17:7-9; Ne 8:7,8.

n. Talked of continually. De 6:7.

o. Not handled deceitfully. 2Co 4:2.

p. Not only heard, but obeyed. Mt 7:24; Lu 11:28; Jas 1:22.

q. Used against our spiritual enemies. Mt 4:4,7,10; Eph 6:11,17.

28. All should desire to hear. Ne 8:1.

29. Mere hearers of, deceive themselves. Jas 1:22.

30. Advantage of possessing. Ro 3:2.

31. Saints

a. Love exceedingly. Ps 119:97,113,159,167.

b. Delight in. Ps 1:2.

c. Regard, as sweet. Ps 119:103.

d. Esteem, above all things. Job 23:12.

e. Long after. Ps 119:82.

f. Stand in awe of. Ps 119:161; Isa 66:2.

g. Keep, in remembrance. Ps 119:16.

h. Grieve when men disobey. Ps 119:158.

i. Hide, in their hearts. Ps 119:11.

j. Hope in. Ps 119:74,81,147.

k. Meditate in. Ps 1:2; 119:99,148.

l. Rejoice in. Ps 119:162; Jer 15:16.

m. Trust in. Ps 119:42.

n. Obey. Ps 119:67; Lu 8:21; Joh 17:6.

o. Speak of. Ps 119:172.

p. Esteem, as a light. Ps 119:105.

q. Pray to be taught. Ps 119:12,13,33,66.

r. Pray to be conformed to. Ps 119:133.

s. Plead the promises of, in prayer. Ps 119:25,28,41,76,169.

32. They who search, are truly noble. Ac 17:11.

33. Blessedness of hearing and obeying. Lu 11:28; Jas 1:25.

34. Let them dwell richly in you. Col 3:16.

35. The wicked

a. Corrupt. 2Co 2:17.

b. Make, of none effect through their traditions. Mr 7:9-13.

c. Reject. Jer 8:9.

d. Stumble at. 1Pe 2:8.

e. Obey not. Ps 119:158.

f. Frequently wrest, to their own destruction. 2Pe 3:16.

36. Denunciations against those who add to, or take from. Re 22:18,19.

37. Destruction of, punished. Jer 36:29-31.