Bible – The Word

The Word Dwells Within – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

The Word Dwells Within – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

It is not necessary that we should discover new ideas in our meditation. It is sufficient, and far more important, if the Word, as we read and understand it, penetrates and dwells within us.

– Dietrich Bonhoeffer –
from Life Together

Conscience captive to Scripture – Martin Luther

Conscience captive to Scripture – Martin Luther

I consider myself convicted by the testimony of Holy Scripture, which is my basis; my conscience is captive to the Word of God. Thus I cannot and will not recant, because acting against one’s conscience is neither safe nor sound. God help me. Amen.

– Martin Luther –

The Final Exegesis – Ian Thomas

The Final Exegesis – Ian Thomas

Jesus Christ Himself is the final exegesis of all truth. He is all that we need to know about God, and He is all that we need to know about man.

– Ian Thomas –

Your life is watched – John MacArthur

Your life is watched – John MacArthur

You are the only Bible some unbelievers will ever read, and your life is under scrutiny every day. What do others learn from you? Do they see an accurate picture of your God?

– John MacArthur –

The Bible is like a Telescope – Phillips Brooks

The Bible is like a Telescope – Phillips Brooks

The Bible is like a telescope. If a man looks through his telescope, then he sees worlds beyond; but if he looks at his telescope, then he does not see anything but that. The Bible is a thing to looked through, to see that which is beyond.

– Phillips Brooks –