The Westminster Confession of Faith
Chapter IOf the Holy Scripture
I.Although the light of nature, and the works of creation andprovidence do so far manifest the goodness, wisdom, and power of God,as to leave men unexcusable;
yet are they not sufficient to give thatknowledge of God, and of His will, which is necessary unto salvation.
Therefore it pleased the Lord, at sundry times, and in divers manners, toreveal Himself, and to declare that His will unto His Church;
andafterwards for the better preserving and propagating of the truth, and forthe more sure establishment and comfort of the Church against the
ROM 2:14 For when the Gentiles, which have not the law, do by nature the things contained inthe law, these, having not the law, are a law unto themselves: 15 Which shew the work of the lawwritten in their hearts, their
also bearing witness, and their thoughts the mean whileaccusing or else excusing one another; 1:19 Because that which may be known of God is manifestin them; for God hath shewed it unto them. 20 For the invisible things of him from the creation ofthe world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal powerand Godhead; so that they are without excuse. PSA 19:1 The heavens declare the glory of God;and the firmament sheweth his handiwork. 2 Day unto day uttereth speech, and night unto nightsheweth knowledge. 3 There is no speech nor language, where their voice is not heard. ROM 1:32Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death,not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them. 2:1 Therefore thou art inexcusable,O man, whosoever thou art that judgest: for wherein thou judgest another, thou condemnestthyself; for thou that judgest doest the same things.
1CO 1:21 For after that in the wisdom of God the world by wisdom knew not God, it pleasedGod by the foolishness of preaching to save them that believe. 2:13 Which things also we speak,not in the words which man's wisdom teacheth, but which the Holy Ghost teacheth; comparingspiritual things with spiritual. 14 But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit ofGod: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spirituallydiscerned.
HEB 1:1 God, who at sundry times and in divers manners spake in time past unto the fathersby the prophets.