Did you know the Bible is the single most important book of all time? Clearly, the Bible above all others is scrutinized and attacked. more than any other book in the world, In fact, the bible is so trustworthy that Satan wants to destroy any and all credibility regarding the Bible. A spiritual battle rages around us constantly between the satanic kingdom which wants to destroy us and replace our creator God and His kingdom. The Bible is alive and powerful. In contrast, there are books that change your thinking, but it’s the Bible which reveals to all mankind how to be totally transformed from the inside out.
7 Interesting Facts
- Our Christian Bible consists of sixty-six books
- Authored by over forty different people
- Penned over a period of virtually two thousand years
- 5 billion copies sold worldwide.
- The Full Bible translated into 683 Languages
- Additional New Testament translations into 1,534 languages
- Bible portions or stories translated into 1,133 other languages
Technology Use for Reading the Bible
- 57% of users search for Bible content on the internet
- 55% of users search for Bible content on a smartphone
- 42% percent use a Bible app on their phones.
- 35% listen to teachings via podcast
- 36% listen to an audio version of the Bible
10 Trustworthy Revelations from…
- The instructions of the Lord are perfect, reviving the soul.
- The decrees of the Lord are trustworthy, making wise the simple.
- The commandments of the Lord are right, bringing joy to the heart.
- The commands of the Lord are clear, giving insight for living.
- Reverence for the Lord is pure, lasting forever.
- The laws of the Lord are true; each one is fair.
- They are more desirable than gold, even the finest gold.
- They are sweeter than honey, even honey dripping from the comb.
- They are a warning to your servant.
- A great reward for those who obey them.
Don’t Add or Subtract
- So be careful to obey all the commands I give you. You must not add anything to them or subtract anything from them… Deuteronomy 12:32 (NLT)
- Every word of God proves true…Do not add to his words, or he may rebuke you and expose you as a liar… Proverbs 30:5-6 (NLT)
- [Jesus speaking] “And so you cancel the word of God in order to hand down your own tradition. And this is only one example among many others…” Mark 7:13 (NLT)
- And I solemnly declare to everyone who hears the words of prophecy written in this book: If anyone adds anything to what is written here, God will add to that person the plagues described in this book. And if anyone removes any of the words from this book of prophecy, God will remove that person’s share in the tree of life and in the holy city that are described in this book… Revelation 22:18-19 (NLT)
In conclusion, the Creator God, Himself declares His Word is True, and there is none higher than He is. With this in mind, it is imperative to understand what we believe about the Bible is the most important, central issue in our lives. Subsequently, I encourage you to stand firm in the knowledge that the Bible is trustworthy and true above all!
For more on this subject, I recommend the following Resources:
Can We Prove the Bible Is True? – AnswersinGenesis.org
Seven Compelling Evidences Confirm the Bible Is True –AnswersinGenesis.org
2018 The State of the Bible – Barna Research
Learn the Bible in 24 Hours – by Chuck Missler
Scriptures used are from biblegateway.com and unless otherwise noted, I’m using The New Living Translation (NLT). Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. All rights reserved.