THE WORD OF GOD

By Dr. Michael E. Todd

BEWARE: of adding or taking away - Prov. 30:6; Deut. 4:2;Rev. 22:18-19. Making of none effect/traditions of men - Matt. 15:6, 8-9; Mark 7:13. Bible corrupters - 2 Cor. 2:17; Not to handle deceitfully - 2 Cor. 4:2.

ENDURES FOREVER: 1 Pet. 1:23,25; Isa. 40:8; Ps. 111:7-8; Ps. 119:160; Matt. 5:18; Matt. 24:35; Luke 21:33

IS PURE: No corruptions or mistakes Ps. 12:6-7;Ps. 19:7-9; Ps. 119:140,160; 1 Pet. 1:23

OF NO PRIVATE INTERPRETATION: 2 Pet. 1:20-21

GIVEN TO THE JEWS NOT THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH: Rom. 3:2

HAS PERSONALITY:

  1. Discerns- Heb. 4:12;
  2. Forsees- Gal. 3:8;
  3. Speaks- Rom. 9:17(cf. Exod. 9:16, Gen, 15:1,1);
  4. Concludes- Gal. 3:22;
  5. Judges- John 12:48

LETTER KILLETH: Spirit giveth life 2 Cor. 3:5-6

COMMANDMENTS AND TRADITIONS OF MEN: making of none effect Matt. 15:8-9; Mark 7:6-13; Col. 2:8

CONDITIONS OF KNOWING GOD'S WORD: Isa. 66:2: Ps. 112:1

OLD TESTAMENT WRITTEN FOR OUR ADMONITION: Rom. 15:4; 1 Cor. 10:11

LIKE HONEY: Isa. 7:75 (choose good/refuse evil); Prov. 24:13-14 (gives knowledge and wisdom)

MAGNIFIED: above thy name- Ps. 138:2

CANNOT BE BROKEN: John 10:35

TO BE MARKED: Jer. 23:18

FAMINE: Amos 8:11

CAN BE CHOKED: Mark 4:19

HERE A LITTLE - THERE A LITTLE: Isa. 28:13

NOT TO BE ASHAMED OF: Mark 8:38

NOT TO CORRUPT: 2 Cor. 2:17

NOT TO HANDLE DECEITFULLY: 2 Cor. 4:2

DEFINITION: Prophesy = preaching; Prophecy = prediction, foretelling