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The Bible has been under constant attack for centuries from an extremely wealthy and influential elite

in both Europe and America who hate God. Alas, such people exist! They have conspired together for generations, with notable success, to spread misleading and deceitful propaganda about the word of God. As a result there are few people in the world today who truly believe every chapter and every verse of the Bible, who trust completely in its divinely inspired message, and who study it daily as living food for their heart, mind and soul. We invite you, if you can, to ignore for a moment their hostile propaganda and consider instead the following facts.
My soul has kept Your testimonies; and I love them exceedingly. Psalm 119:167

Only God can foretell the Future

The Bible contains over a thousand prophecies, half of which have already been fulfilled exactly as foretold. Meanwhile the historical conditions under which the remainder will come to pass are rapidly unfolding in the world today. For example, the Bible stated that the Jews would be scattered among the nations of the world but would later come together again in the land of Israel. This extraordinary prophecy was fulfilled in 1948. An extensive list of prophecies relating to Jerusalem, Babylon, Nineveh, Tyre, as well as countless individuals, including Jesus, came to pass exactly as the Bible foretold. God alone can foretell the future. Psychics, mediums and soothsayers all of whom work with familiar spirits can make only an educated guess about a future event. Apart from the Bible, not one religious book at any time in history has succeeded in making an accurate prophetic statement about a distant future event. Satan cannot predict the future. Since the LORD spoke only through His prophets in ancient Israel, and not through other human spokesmen at any time in history, the Bible alone contains verified prophecies. This is evidence that its author is the God of Creation and that his Holy Word contains the only source of truth for mankind.
The words of the LORD are pure words, like silver tried in a furnace of earth, purified seven times. You shall keep them, O LORD, You shall preserve them from this generation forever. Psalm 12:6-7

It has survived intact for 2000 years

The LORD confirmed on several occasions, particularly in the Psalms, that He would preserve His word for all time, despite the endless attempts by Satan and his earthly servants to destroy it. No other book in history has been persecuted or misrepresented as much as the Bible. Every conceivable trick has been employed to undermine and corrupt it, to suppress and destroy it, and yet it has survived, just as the LORD said it would.

The Bible tells the truth about man

The men and women of the Bible are always described in very frank terms. No attempt is made to conceal their faults or failings. Not even the prophets and patriarchs escape censure when they stray from the path. Throughout the Bible the God of Creation is demonstrating both his incredible love for mankind and the need for strict obedience to his holy will. The Bible never compromises with human weakness and iniquity. It highlights the seriousness of mans predicament and describes the only means by which salvation is possible through belief in the atoning sacrifice of Christ.

The Bible has only One Author

The Bible was written by some 40 men from very different walks of life over a period of 1,500 years or so, and yet it is completely consistent from start to finish. Countless critics with razor-sharp minds have tried to identify internal contradictions among its 66 books and have failed to do so. No other book anywhere on earth has been compiled in this way, and yet its message unfolds in a perfectly consistent manner. The very first book contains questions which are only fully resolved in the last book, written about 1,500 years later. This shows that it has one author throughout. Men wrote as they were inspired, and that inspiration came from God its true author.

The False Theory of Evolution

Most questions about the scientific accuracy of the Bible relate to the so-called Theory of Evolution. However many respected scientists, both Christian and non-Christian, reject the theory of evolution as both unscientific and mathematically impossible. Life arose through the creative will of God and not by chance mutations over millions of years. [See our separate brochure on Evolution].

The Book of Salvation
The Bible tells us what we need to know in order to find salvation. But if we allow atheistic science and false reasoning to distract and mislead us, we risk losing everything. Satan will continue to incite misguided men and women to spread ideas which appear to be true but which are actually poison to our soul. No matter how righteous or discerning we may seem in our own eyes, we will never be able to find our way through all of them. This is why we must have a source of truth to instruct and guide us, to enlarge our understanding, and to fill us with a burning desire to move closer to God. Fallen men may read the Bible as inspirational literature, but they wont discern its eternal truth. Until we come to Christ, our minds are blinded by sin and materialism. The Bible comes truly alive only when we are born again and the Holy Spirit goes to work within us.


How can you be certain that the Bible is the Word of God?

Forever, O LORD, Your word is settled in heaven. Psalm 119:89

Your word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path. Psalm 119:105

The Bible is the visible foundation of Christianity and the only source of Gods communication with mankind. Without it, we would have no understanding of our Creator, or the origin of the universe, or what we must do to obtain salvation. In fact, without it we would not even know why we need salvation. So why do so many professing Christians continue to neglect the Bible? Some see it as just one of many ways to learn about God (The Bible is not the only source of truth). Others believe that, in our modern scientific era, it embodies a view of the world and human morality that is in need of revision (The Bible is out of date). And finally there are those who regard it primarily as a literary text compiled by well-meaning men (The Bible is neither inerrant nor a divinely inspired book.)

Your word is true from the beginning, and every one of Your righteous judgments endures forever. Psalm 119:160

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