Scripture teaches while God spoke to the Hebrew patriarchs in various ways at various times, He now speaks to us through His Son (Hebrews 1:1-2; cf. John 15:15), who is, interestingly, referred to as “the Word” (John 1:1, 14). Christ told the future writers of the New Testament that they would be inspired by the Holy Spirit (John 14:16-17, 25-26; 15:26-27; 16:12-15), and that He would only communicate to them what Jesus and the Father told Him (John 16:12-15). These men would then write the New Testament under inspiration of the Spirit (1 Corinthians 2:10-13; Ephesians 3:3-5; 2 Peter 1:19-21; cf. 2 Timothy 3:16-17).… Read More How Does God Speak To Us Today?
What might surprise some is the overwhelming scientific evidence which, when combined with plain common sense, supports the biblical claim of divine inspiration. Take Isaiah’s book, written around 701 B.C., which says the earth is round (Isaiah 40:22). Or Job, likely written around 950 B.C., which says there is an empty space north of the earth (Job 26:7), the earth is suspended over nothing (26:7), air has weight (28:25), and springs exist in the sea (38:16). Or the psalms, likely written around 990 B.C., which say the oceans have currents (Psalm 8:8). Or Ecclesiastes, likely written around 950 B.C., which say the winds move in a circular motion (Ecclesiastes 1:6) and all rivers flow into the sea without causing its overflow (1:7).… Read More How Do We Know The Bible Is Truly From God?