God speaks. And he has spoken to humanity in two volumes: General and Special revelation. General revelation, Volume One of God's communication, is that knowledge of God which we have by considering his works or by reflecting upon our own natures. David (Psalm 19) wrote of how the intricate design of the universe speaks of … Continue reading The Bible as Revelation
*The heavens declare the glory of God; And the firmament shows His handiwork. 2 Day unto day utters speech, And night unto night reveals knowledge. 3 There is no speech nor language Where their voice is not heard. 4 Their line[a] has gone out through all the earth, And their words to the end of the world. In … Continue reading The Perfect Revelation of the Lord
1. Revelation in General*. The discussion of religion naturally leads on to that of revelation as its origin. If God had not revealed Himself, religion would have been impossible. Man could not possibly have had any knowledge of God, if God had not made Himself known. Left to himself, he would never have discovered God. … Continue reading Revelation
Centuries ago, an English pastor by the name of Thomas Watson wrote: "Because the Old and New Testament are the foundation of all religion (Christian beliefs and practices). If their divinity cannot be proved, the foundation on which we build our faith is gone." And we all know what happens to a structure with insecure … Continue reading Why Believe the Bible?