“The more carnal and worldly a man…”

 

From An A-Z of Christian Truth and Experience

Compiled by J. Graham Miller

The following are quotes from the abovementioned book pertaining to “The Bible”

 

“The more carnal and worldly a man is the more he has to bring up against the Word of God.”

~Martin Luther

 

“When we have departed from the Word of God, though we may suppose that we are firmly established; still ruin is at hand, for our salvation is bound up with the Word of God.”

“Nothing is more abominable in the sight of God than the contempt of divine truth; for His majesty which shines forth in His Word, is thereby tram[pled under foot.”

“God is sorer displeased with contempt of His Word than with any wickedness.”

“It is the native property of the divine Word never to make its appearance without disrupting Satan, and rousing his opposition.”

~John Calvin

 

“Whatever contradicts the Word of God should be instantly resisted as diabolical.”

~John Bunyan

 

“We receive the Bible because of Christ, and we receive Christ through the Bible.”

“The same Spirit convinces us of the supremacy of Christ and of the supremacy of Scripture.”

~Adolph Saphir

 

“Do not try to make the Bible relevant. Its relevance is axiomatic…Do not defend God’s Word, but testify to it…Trust the Word.”

~Dietrich Bonhoeffer, to his students, early in World War II