Use Of The Scriptures
Most Relevant Verses
For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that through patience and through encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
"You search the Scriptures, because you think that in them you have eternal life; and these are they which testify about me.
Now the passage of the Scripture which he was reading was this, "He was led as a sheep to the slaughter. As a lamb before his shearer is silent, so he doesn't open his mouth.
But the Scriptures imprisoned all things under sin, that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe.
However, if you fulfill the royal law, according to the Scripture, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself," you do well.
as also in all of his letters, speaking in them of these things. In those, there are some things that are hard to understand, which the ignorant and unsettled twist, as they also do to the other Scriptures, to their own destruction.
From infancy, you have known the holy Scriptures which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith, which is in Christ Jesus.
But Jesus answered them, "You are mistaken, not knowing the Scriptures, nor the power of God.
After the reading of the law and the prophets, the rulers of the synagogue sent to them, saying, "Brothers, if you have any word of exhortation for the people, speak."
Now these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of the mind, examining the Scriptures daily to see whether these things were so.
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