The divine authority of the Holy Scriptures asserted in two discourses

the former shewing the nature and extent of the inspiration vouchsaf"t by the Holy Ghost to the penmen of the Scriptures ... : the latter shewing the divine authority of the vowels and accents in the Hebrew text ... in a discourse concerning the division of the Bible into chapters and verses : to which is added, A discourse concerning the testimony of the Spirit on Rom. 8. 16.

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  • Bible -- Evidences, authority, etc,
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Other titlesExercitation concerning the original of the chapters and verses in the Bible
Statementby Sam. Clark ..
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 21:12, Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 1882:21
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[14], 40 p
Number of Pages40
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Open LibraryOL15406955M

Holy Bible, book Divine.J. Burton, sen. [Holy Scripture.]This popular hymn first appeared in the author's Youth's Monitor in Verse, &c, , and again in the Evangelical Magazine, June, , in 4 stanzas . 1) On the Tacit Quotations Contained in Holy Scripture, The Commission stated that we cannot assume that in Scripture there are statements from an uninspired author which the sacred writer. THE word Inspiration, as applied to the Holy Scriptures, has gradually acquired a specific technical meaning, independent of its etymology. At first this word, in the sense of God-breathed, was used to express the entire agency of God in producing that divine element which distinguishes Scripture . These sections relate to the true canon, and the divine inspiration of the Holy Scriptures. In opposition to the Romish Church, which reckons the apocryphal books of equal authority with the Scriptures, it is asserted that these books are no part of the canon of the Scripture; and in opposition to the Deists, who deny that the Scriptures .

It is not men going to scripture to get their opinions and their views confirmed; but going to scripture to get the mind of God as to everything, and bowing down their whole moral being to divine authority: this is the one pressing need of the day in which our lot is cast — reverent subjection, in all things, to the supreme authority . The resource in "the last days" is reverence for the holy scriptures, and the assurance of their sufficiency. "All scripture is given by inspiration of God." Therefore, whether it be amongst the Jews or in the church, the resource in evil days is confidence in the divine inspiration of the holy scriptures.   THE STUDY OF HOLY SCRIPTURE. Encyclical Letter Providentissimus Deus, Novem The God of all providence, who in the adorable designs of His love at first elevated the human race to the partici- pation of the divine . Donald Bloesch: Authority of Scripture reaches over church, religious experience, dreams, signs, wonders, proofs, evidences, new revelation, culture. D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones: The church is built upon .

Every disregard for the authority of the Scripture, no matter how light we may consider it to be, is an attack on the foundation of our faith. We must make a choice. Either we are going to accept the whole Bible as the Word of God, or we must reject the whole Bible as having any divine . With the Divine origin and unique character of Holy Scripture gone, we may well cry out in despair: “What is Christianity?” — the very question on which thousands have today become unsettled. The Reformed principle of authority which determines the divine origin and unique character of Scripture . The testimony of the Holy Spirit is more conclusive evidence than anything else of the divine character of the contents of a book; next to this come all the other kinds of evidence which we have enumerated under the head of the Authority of Holy Scripture .

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The Holy Scriptures are Like Christ: Truly Divine and. The divine authority of the Holy Scriptures asserted in two discourses the former shewing the nature and extent of the inspiration vouchsaf't by the Holy Ghost to the penmen of the Scriptures : the latter shewing the divine authority.

The divine authority of the scriptures asserted. All scripture is given by inspiration of God. The word scripture signifies writing in general; but here it is appropriated to the holy scripture.

The Divine Authority Of Holy Scripture Asserted, From Its Adaptation To The Real State Of Human Nature: In Eight Sermons () Paperback – Septem by John Miller Author: John Miller. The Divine Authority of the Holy Scriptures Asserted in Two Discourses the Former Shewing the Nature and Extent of the Inspiration Vouchsaf't by the Holy Ghost to the Penmen of the Scriptures, and the Distinct Share of Each Therein.

The Latter Shewing the Divine Authority. The divine authority of the Scriptures. There are several lines of reasoning that could be taken in showing forth the divine authority of the Scriptures. True, men penned the Scriptures: we have. Full text of "The divine authority of Holy Scripture asserted, from its adaptation to the real state of human nature, in eight sermons preached before the University of Oxford, in the year ".

Twelve discourses: comprising a systematical demonstration of the divine origin of the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments: designed for the benefit of Christians of all denominations: and especially for the instruction and edification of young people ; to establish them in a rational and full persuasion of the truth and importance of the Scriptures.

Twelve discourses: comprising a systematical demonstration of the divine origin of the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments;: designed for the benefit of Christians of all denominations: and especially for the instruction and edification of young people; to establish them in a rational and full persuasion of the truth and importance of the Scriptures.

All Scripture is given by God. It was given in two main ways, first by direct revelation (by which the actual words of God are recorded by the prophets): second by inspiration (by which the Holy Spirit guided the prophets as they wrote and thus the prophets wrote Divine Truth).

Let us examine these two aspects of the Divine origin of the Bible. Doctrinal Divinity~Book 1 Chapter 1: Of The Holy Scriptures. As what I shall say hereafter concerning God, his essence, perfections, persons, works, and worship, and everything relative to him, will be taken out of the sacred scriptures, and proved by them; it will be necessary, before I proceed any further, to secure the ground I go upon; and establish the divine authority.

His life illustrates the divine authority God wants to endow us with, especially for times like these. Elijah lived in a period a lot like ours, one marked by spiritual decline and honoring God was at an all-time low.

There was strife in Israel at the time, with God’s people divided into two. The inspiration and authority of the Bible. Herman Ridderbos. WHEN SPEAKING ABOUT the authority of the Scriptures, one must distinguish sharply from the beginning between this authority itself and our doctrine about Scripture, its authority, infallibility, and all qualifications and concepts concerning Holy Scripture.

The Holy Scripture is God’s Word. The Holy Scripture is man’s word. But the Word of God and the word of man are not two Holy Scriptures – perhaps, someone might say, the kernel in the Bible which might be designated God’s Word – but one Holy Scripture.

John Trapp (5 Junein Croome D'Abitot – 16 Octoberin Weston-on-Avon), was an English Anglican Bible commentator. His large five-volume commentary is still read today and is known for its.

Gill-Doctrinal Divinity Of the Holy Scriptures Page 2 of 17 thusiastic persons. Blessed be God, we have a more sure word of prophecy to attend unto; con-cerning which, I shall, I. Observe the divine authority of the Scriptures.

designated God’s Word – but one Holy Scripture. This self-same one Holy Scripture is complete, unabridged Word of God, and complete, unabridged word of man, not a mixture of the two, not a synthesis which a person can again separate.”1 In other words, the Scriptures, their authority.

To the Christian that meaningful authority is God as revealed in Jesus Christ and the Holy Scriptures. The Christian faith rests upon two basic presuppositions: (1) There is a God, and (2) God has revealed Himself to man in the Scriptures.

1 E.g., James Barr, The Bible in the Modern World (London: SCM, ); idem, The Scope and Authority of the Bible (Philadelphia:Westminster, ); idem, Holy Scripture: Canon, Authority, Criticism (Philadelphia: Westminster, ); may be taken as representative of one form of this view.

Barr along with many interpreters in the historical-critical tradition wants to retain a diffuse authority. The Divine Inspiration of the Scriptures Made Doubtful. The R.S.V. calls in question the divine inspiration of the Holy Scriptures by inserting a note in 2 Timothy suggesting that this verse may be read alternatively “Every Scripture.

According to the Urantia Book, Christianity is the religion about Jesus as differentiated from the religion of Jesus.

The Bible never claims to be an infallible authority. Says Paul in II Tim “All Scripture. The Authority of Holy Scripture; Modern Criticism; Physical Science. To prove, to expound, to illustrate Catholic Doctrine by the legitimate and skilful interpretation of the Bible, is much; but there is a second part of the subject of equal importance and equal difficulty - the maintenance in the strongest possible way of its full authority.

Personal witness from the Holy Ghost would confirm the truth of the book to the honest seeker. This defense was the most widely used. The Bible itself foretold the coming forth of the Book of. For Sacred Scripture is the word of God inasmuch as it is consigned to writing under the inspiration of the divine Spirit, while sacred tradition takes the word of God entrusted by Christ the Lord and the Holy.

But there was one opinion which He noticed only to sanction, to sanctify, to glorify. It was the opinion that the Scriptures were divine, were charged with the authority of God. "I pray to Him, and trust Him, my Master and Lord, to hold me now humbly firm to the end, after many a struggle, in His opinion of the Holy Scriptures.

For the Author of a book must perforce be allowed to be the best judge of the method and intention of that book: - the Holy Ghost must be allowed to be the best authority as to His own meaning. Now. Bible verses about Authority. 1 Peter ESV / 80 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful.

Servants, be subject to your masters with all respect, not only to the good and gentle but also to the unjust. A Discourse of the Work of the Holy Spirit in Prayer Two Discourses Concerning the Holy Spirit and His Work Of the Divine Original of the Scriptures Of the Integrity and Purity of the Hebrew and Greek Text of the Scriptures Pro Sacris Scripturis Adversus Hujus Temporis Fanaticos Works: vol 5 of 21 .pdf) EPUB – Kindle Two.

The Bible is God's own Book, His Divine and perfect Revelation, His living Voice speaking to men, in all ages.

It should be read prayerfully, listened to reverently, received believingly, obeyed implicitly. Its central object is Christ, its Teacher the Holy.

Our Church has indeed entered a new phase: with the advent of this first Jesuit pope, it is openly ruled by an individual rather than by the authority of Scripture alone or even its own dictates of tradition plus Scripture.

Elisha teaches us the importance of respecting divine authority Septem Weird Stories in the Bible Boys, Bears and Baldness 2 Kings Opening words: Today, I begin a new six part sermon series, Weird Stories in the Bible. Before I begin, I will admit two .The Divine Authority of the Holy Scripture Asserted from Its Adaptation to the Real State of Human Nature in Eight Sermons Preached before the University of Oxford, in the Year MDCCCXVII.

By John .In subsequent years, JST excerpts were included in the “Guide to the Scriptures,” a combination concordance–Bible dictionary published with the LDS scriptures in languages other than English.

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