Bible study won’t change your life.”

OK, I admit to indulging in a bit of overstatement to shock you into recognizing what should be obvious:just because you know the Bible doesn’t mean the Word will bear fruit in your life.

It is possible to know the Scriptures, read the Scriptures, revere the Scriptures, and study the Scripturesand miss the point entirely.

Take the liberal scholar who knows the Greek New Testament better than most orthodox pastors. He can quote whole sections of the Bible in its original languages. Definitions of biblical words tumble out of his mouth as he effortlessly places everything in historical context. And yet, he does not believe in the Jesus he reads about in the pages of the Bible.

 

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