The Dawn of Reformation

from Sep 13, 2012 Category: Tabletalk Magazine

Here’s an excerpt from The Dawn of Reformation, Burk Parsons’ contribution to the September issue of Tabletalk.

It is one thing to believe that the Bible is the Word of God, but it is another to believe, or trust, the Bible as the Word of God. We’re called not only to believe in God and His Word but to believe God—to trust God—and His Word. Throughout history, the visible church has always professed her belief that the Bible is God’s Word. Yet, a cursory study of church history reveals that many popes, priests, and parishioners neglected to read the Bible themselves, and many didn’t believe, or trust, the Bible as the final, authoritative Word of God.

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