How Does the Bible View Its Own Inspiration?

In view of what the Bible says and shows about itself, a definition of divine inspiration can be formulated. First, the elements of a definition will be set forth; then, the definition will be derived from them. There appear to be six basic elements stated or implied in the Bible.

WHAT IS THE EXTENT OF BIBLICAL PLENARY INSPIRATION?

Biblical inspiration is not only verbal (located in the words), but it is also plenary, meaning that it extends to every part of the words and all they teach or imply. Inspiration does guarantee the truth of all the Bible teaches, implies, or entails (spiritually or factually).

How Are Christian to Understand Death and Dying?

Life is animate being, and once it begins it inexorably leads to death. At least this is the case after the fall of Adam in the Garden of Eden. (Gen. 2:17; 3:1-6)  This will not be the case after Jesus' Second Coming. Death is a cessation of life, an irreversible state that is characterized by the cessation of all those processes that sustain life.

Are Dreams Messages From God?

What About Today? Yes, God did communicate with some in the Bible times by way of dreams. But the Bible shows that this was very uncommon. Dreams were never the primary form of divine communication.

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