The Bible claims to be God’s Word. When we consider the Old and New Testament manuscripts used to form the Bible, consisting of 66 books, there has been a great deal of rigour involved in copying of the texts and of scholarly work to record, document and provide their accuracy. The Bible is extremely close and very accurate to what the original writers wrote providing us with the Bible, a book you can trust!
The Bible claims that GOD is the ultimate author. Although there were 40 independent writers who wrote over a 1,600 year time span, GOD “inspired” the people He chose to write His word. This means there is one consistent message, not 40 separate messages. This video considers three examples from within the Bible to show the Bible is the inspired Word of GOD.
The rapture is a belief of some Christians, where believers who are alive, along with resurrected believers, will be taken up into heaven to meet Christ at the end times before a period of great tribulation occurs on the earth. This talk explains the theory and that it is not found in the Bible.
Some helpful tips and suggestions for effective Bible reading and how to get started reading the Bible.
The is the first part in a short video series introducing the Bible and Bible reading.