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How to Start to Read the Bible

If you want to know how to start to read the Bible, the best advice is this: just start. Open your Bible and start reading. Often, it is better to start reading your Bible and eventually tweak your system than it is to perfect a


The Bible Is . . .

If you read any worthwhile Systematic Theology book you’ll undoubtedly discover a chapter on the doctrine of Scripture. When theologians talk about the Bible, they often use terms like inspiration, inerrancy, authority, sufficiency, and so on. Do you know what these terms mean? Below you’ll


The Most Popular Bible Verse Among Unbelievers

For years, John 3:16 was the most popular Bible verse in the world. I’m sure you have part or the entire verse memorized: “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have


A Bible Reading Guide for New Believers

If you were to put together a Bible reading guide for new believers, what would you include? We have already discussed the best book of the Bible for new believers. In that post, I point you to a book of the Bible that would be


The Storyline of Scripture

The Bible is not one book. Rather, the Bible consists of 66 books: 39 in the Old Testament, and 27 in the New Testament. When you first start reading the Bible, it can seem like a bunch of isolated messages. But there is a continuity