%his book is dedi$ted to those who wnt to $orre$tly !nderstnd #ore o" 8od+s ;o$trines, nd to dis$rd the do$trines $reted by #nwhi$h $on"!se nd #ke void the tr!e word o" 8od. hen & "irst strted writing this book, the working title ws -3othing !t %he %r!th, o 9elp Me 8od-. !t, s & got "!rther nd "!rther into the writing & reli<ed tht #ost Christin $h!r$hes, regrdless o" deno#intion, te$h do$trines tht hve been $on"!sed (or poll!ted) by #nkind. %here re resons "or this tht & won+t go into in this "oreword. !t the "$t re#ins tht #!$h o" wht is t!ght hs been #istrnslted nd #isinterpreted. &t is there"ore ne$essry to go b$k to the originl #n!s$ripts to get the shdes o" #ening 8od+s inspired writings hold. e#e#ber, it+s been bo!t two tho!snd yers sin$e even the newest o" 8od+s #n!s$ripts hve been s$ribed. Cn yo! i#gine the $hnges in lng!ge, $!sto#, philosophy, et$. tht hve tken pl$e sin$e then. =nly by going b$k to the originl 9ebrew, 8reek nd Ar#i$ writings, nd trnslting their shdes o" #ening into tody+s words $n we void the trp o" #isinterprettion tht ti#e nd #n hve $reted. &+ll e'plin how this is done in detil in the te't o" this work. & wish to thnk #n & hve never #et ;r. Arnold M!rry. 9e is >stor o" hepherd+s Chpel in 8rvette, Arknss. 9e is not only tr!e theologin, b!t lso n e'perien$ed r$heologist. ?ro# hi# & hve lerned we sho!ld st!dy 8od+s 9oly ord, $hpter by $hpter nd verse by verse. (&sih 25*10) And, tht the s$ript!re te$her #!st $orre$tly interpret nd e'plin e$h verse s he goes long, so the st!dent will hve the tr!e !nderstnding o" wht 8od #ens. &n this wy 8od+s letter to !s "lows with #ening. 8od+s 9oly pirit hs !sed >stor M!rry to #ke the ible $o#e live with new #ening "or #e. & wish to pss so#e o" this in"or#tion on to yo!. 8od hs !sed >stor M!rry+s work to "!rther open the eyes o" tho!snds o" people. At the end o" this work & will give in"or#tion on how yo! $n "!rther in$rese yo!r ibli$l knowledge o" 8od+s stted do$trines, i" yo! re #oved to do so.