158 Quotes About Scripture

  • "We search the world for truth; we cull The good, the pure, the beautiful, From all old flower fields of the soul; And, weary seekers of the best, We come back laden from our quest, To find that all the sages said Is in the Book our mothers read."

    - John Greenleaf Whittier
    Topics: Scripture, Truth, Beauty


  • "God's Word must be so strongly fixed in our minds that it becomes the dominant influence in our thoughts, our attitudes, and our actions. One of the most effective ways of influencing our minds is through memorizing Scripture. David said, "I have hidden Your Word in my heart that I might not sin against You" (Psm. 119:11)."

    - Jerry Bridges
    Topics: Scripture


  • "I perceived how that it was impossible to establish the lay people in any truth except the Scripture were plainly laid before their eyes in their mother tongue."

    - William Tyndale
    Topics: Scripture, Truth


  • "I believe that the Holy Spirit is indispensable for an interpreter's reaching a correct interpretation of the text. The Spirit must work in the interpreter's heart so that he or she welcomes the biblical message that one's egotistic, sinful heart otherwise hates with a vengeance."

    - Daniel Fuller
    Topics: Holy Spirit, Scripture


  • "Doctrinal rightness and rightness of ecclesiastical position are important, but only as a starting point to go on into a living relationship - and not as ends in themselves."

    - Francis Schaeffer
    Topics: Scripture, Relationships


  • "The remedy for discouragement is the Word of God. When you feed your heart and mind with its truth, you regain your perspective and find renewed strength."

    - Warren Wiersbe
    Topics: Discouragement, Scripture, Strength


  • "The Word of God I think of as a straight edge, which shows up our own crookedness. We can't really tell how crooked our thinking is until we line it up with the straight edge of Scripture."

    - Elisabeth Elliot
    Topics: Scripture


  • "I defy the Pope and all his laws. If God spare my life, ere many years I will cause a boy who drives the plough to know more of the scriptures than you do."

    - William Tyndale
    Topics: Scripture


  • "Beware of reasoning about God's Word - obey it."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Reasoning, Scripture


  • "Since no daily responses are given from heaven, and the Scriptures are the only record in which God has been pleased to consign His truth to perpetual remembrance, the full authority which they ought to possess with the faithful is not recognized unless they are believed to have come from heaven as directly as if God had been heard giving utterance to them."

    - John Calvin
    Topics: Scripture


  • "No one statement wrested from its context is a sufficient warrant for actions that plainly controvert other commands. How excellent a thing it would be if the whole Church of Christ had learned that no law of life may be based upon an isolated text. Every false teacher who has divided the Church, has had, "it is written" on which to hang his doctrine."

    - G. Campbell Morgan
    Topics: Scripture


  • "In the divine Scriptures, there are shallows and there are deeps; shallows where the lamb may wade, and deeps where the elephant may swim."

    - John Owen
    Topics: Scripture


  • "When you examine the Word of God, the Word of God examines you."

    - Jack Wellman
    Topics: Bible, Scripture


  • "The Word of God confronts us as our adversary before he makes himself our Lord and Master."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Scripture


  • "Wherever we see the Word of God purely preached and heard, there a church of God exists, even if it swarms with many faults."

    - John Calvin
    Topics: Scripture



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