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Published by Vision Publishing (Ramona, CA) .
Written in English


  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference,
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  • Biblical Criticism & Interpretation - General,
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  • Bible - Criticism Interpretation - General

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8700879M
ISBN 101884213839
ISBN 109781884213830

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  Many in our society today hate the bible they hate the whole concept of absolute truth and absolute authority The cry of a Post Modern generation as they reject the supernatural is that the bible was written by man and is therefore to be dismissed. 2Timothy says “All scripture is God breathed and is useful for correcting,. This book is now also available as an ebook from Smashwords Authenticity and Authority of the Bible - Ebook version Biblical Studies Stream Authenticity and Authority Of The Bible is a subject from our study stream on Biblical Studies, you may also like to consider these.   The book is written in the context of the early 20th-century controversies over “fundamentalism” and whether we can (or should) still embrace traditional beliefs about the authority of the Bible. Carefully, patiently, and methodically, Packer walks through all the key issues related to these debates and impressively defends the traditional Author: Michael J. Kruger. The idea of the Bible itself as Word of God, as being itself God's revelation, is criticized in neo-orthodoxy. Here the Bible is seen as a unique witness to the people and deeds that do make up the Word of God. However, it is a wholly human witness. All books of the Bible .

Materials and methods Manuscripts and canons. The Bible exists in multiple manuscripts, none of them an autograph, and multiple canons, which do not completely agree on which books have sufficient authority to be included or their order (see Books of the Bible).The early discussions about the exclusion or integration of various apocrypha involve an early idea about the historicity of the core.   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 . The History and Authenticity of the Bible, by David Hocking This course was taught during twenty-five classroom sessions with the purpose of instructing Bible college students in topics such as the inspiration, the inerrancy, and the authority of God's Word. The instructor examines how the Bible .   No, we don’t have to take a blind leap of faith to believe the Bible is the Word of God. In fact, the Bible is the most authentic historical document in existence. There are more evidences confirming the authenticity of scripture than there is to prove Caesar was emperor in Rome, or that Washington crossed the Delaware.

Scripture Alone: Exploring the Bible's Accuracy, Authority and Authenticity James R. White Limited preview - About the author () James R. White is the author of several acclaimed books, including The King James Only Controversy and The Forgotten Trinity. He is an elder of the Phoenix Reformed Baptist Church, director of Alpha and 5/5(1).   In one word the basic problem confronting Christianity is verification: "Is the Bible true? Is the Bible possible?" If the Bible is false the fabric of our faith shreds like rags in a garbage disposal, if it is true we stand sure and affirmed. My purpose in this study is to show why the Bible has withstood every attack made upon it, and why it will continue to triumph against all odds- it is truth. Authenticity of the Bible.—The authenticity or authority of Holy Writ is twofold on account of its twofold , the various books which make up the Bible are authentic because they enjoy all the human authority that is naturally due to their respective authors. Second, they possess a higher authenticity, because invested with a Divine, supernatural authority through the Divine. This book, Authenticity and Authority of the Bible, by Ken Chant, explores how our Bible came into being in its present form; its inspiration and authority and that God is the author. It points out the differences between the Bible and the sacred books of other religions.