Sunday, May 24, 2009

What God says about His own Word - the Bible

What should our attitude be about the Scriptures? What is God's attitude about our Bible?

God Promises His Word is:

Settled Ps 119:89

Kept Psa 12:6-7

Preserved Psa 12:6-7

Won't pass away Luke 21:33, Isa 40:8

Pure Psa 12:6


Warning-Don't Add/Subtract from God's Word

Front of the Bible warning: Deu 4:2

Middle of the Bible warning: Prov 30:5

End of the Bible warning: Rev 22:18


His Word IS:

Sweet Psa 119:103

Honey Psa 119:103

Life Deu 8:3, Luk 4:4

Water Eph 5:25

Milk 1 Pet 2:2

Meat Heb 5:12

Pure Psa 12:6

Tried Psa 18:30

Right Psa 33:4

Powerful Heb 4:2, Psa 33:6

Truth Psa 119:43

Lamp, Light Psa 119:105

True Psa 119:160

Righteous Psa 119:172

Fire Jer 23:29

Hammer Jer 23:29

Faithful Tit 1:9

Quick Heb 4:12

Sword Heb 4:12

Discerner Heb 4:12

Sure 2 Pet 1:9


What the Word DOES:

Tries Ps 105:19

Cleanses Psa 119:9

Keeps from sin Psa 119:11

Stregthens Ps 119:28

Gives Hope Psa 119:49

Gives Comfort Psa 119:50

Gives Light Psa 119:130

Gives Understanding Psa 119:130

Builds up Acts 20:32

Accomplishes Isa 55:10

Prospers Isa 55:10

Judges John 12:47

Sanctifies John 17:17

Works Effectually 1 Thes 2:13

Saves Ja 1:21, Eph 1:13,

Ro 10:17, 1 Pet 1:22


Our Attitude Toward the Word should Be:

Praise Ps 56:10

Don't Rebel Against Ps 105:28

Take Heed Psa 119:9

Hide Word Psa 119:11

Remember Psa 119:16

Keep Psa 119:17, 101

Trust Psa 119:42

Hope Psa 119:74

Esteem Psa 119:128, Job 23:12

Walk in Psa 119:133

Meditate Psa 119:148

In Awe Of Psa 119:161

Rejoice Psa 119:162

Speak Psa 119:172

Hold Fast 2 Tim 1:13

Rightly Divide 2 Tim 2:15

Preach 2 Tim 4:2

Desire 2 Tim 4:2

Rejoice Jer 15:16

Tremble Isa 66:1,5


In order to determine God's attitude toward His Word, we 1st have to look at the importance of God's name.


God's Name is:

Word of God Rev 19:12,13

King of Kings Rev 19:16

Lord of Lords Rev 19:16

Name above all Names Phil 2:9, Eph 1:21

Every Knee Shall Bow at His name Phil 2:10

Every Tongue Confess His name Phil 2:11

Declared through the whole Earth Ro 9:17

No other name that we might be saved Acts 4:12

Alone is Excellent Psa 148:13


God's attitude toward His Word:

Thou hast magnified thy Word above all thy name (Psa 138:2)


Wow. Amen. :)

love in Christ, Beth and Steve

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