Bible BIB Luke 24:44,45 (735) Open to back cover of your Bible & write:
What was the Bible called in Jesus’ day? • –Luke 24:45 (735) BIBThen he opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures.
What three parts of Scripture did Jesus refer to? • –Luke 24:44 (735) BIBHe said to them, “This is what I told you while I was still with you: Everything must be fulfilled that is written about me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets and the Psalms.”
Old Testament • • The Law • • The Prophets • • The Writings
New Testament • • Written between A.D. 50 and A.D. 100 • • 24,633 manuscripts in existence today
Write in the margin of your Bible: • Romans 15:4 (789) • Please turn to Romans 15:4.
What is the purpose of the Bible? • –Romans 15:4 (789) BIB2For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through endurance and the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
Write in the margin of your Bible: • 2 Peter 1:21 (843) • Please turn to 2 Peter 1:21.
By what process was the Bible written? • –2 Peter 1:21 (843) BIB3For prophecy never had its origin in the will of man, but men spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.
Write in the margin of your Bible: • Psalms 119:105 (431) • Please turn to Psalms 119:105
What is the Bible compared to? • –Psalm 119:105 (431) BIB4Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.
Write in the margin of your Bible: • Isaiah 42:9 (505) • Please turn to Isaiah 42:9.
What is one thing that sets the Bible apart from most other books? –Isaiah 42:9 (505) BIB5See, the former things have taken place, and new things I declare; before they spring into being I announce them to you.
Write in the margin of your Bible: • 2 Timothy 3:15, 16 (826) • Please turn to 2 Tim 3:15, 16
What is one of the greatest proofs of the authenticity of the Bible? • –2 Timothy 3:15 (826) BIB6…how from infancy you have known the holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
How is the Bible useful and relevant to our life? • –2 Timothy 3:16 (826) BIB7All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness.
Write in the margin of your Bible: • John 20:31 (754) • Please turn to John 20:31.
What was John’s reason for writing his gospel? • –John 20:31 (754) BIB8But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.