A Little Time With The 1689: Day 18

Day 18 Of The Holy Scriptures Chapter 1, Paragraph 8. “…therefore they are to be translated into the vulgar language of every Nation, unto which they come…” Scripture Lookup 1 Corinthians 14:6,9,11,12,24,28. Is it profitable to have tongues without an interpreter? Reflection Chances are ancient Hebrew and Greek are not your native languages. So in…

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A Little Time With The 1689: Day 15

Day 15 Of The Holy Scriptures Chapter 1, Paragraph 8. “…and the New Testament in Greek (which at the time of the writing of it was most generally known to the Nations) being immediately inspired by God, and by his singular care and Providence kept pure in all Ages, are therefore authentical; so as in…

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A Little Time With The 1689: Day 14

Day 14 Of The Holy Scriptures Chapter 1, Paragraph 8. “The Old Testament in Hebrew, (which was the Native language of the people of God of old)…” Scripture Lookup Romans 3:2. Who had the “oracles of God”? Reflection Hebrew. The language of the Israelites. Different from English. Different alphabet. Different reading order. (English is read…

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A Little Time With The 1689: Day 13

Day 13 Of The Holy Scriptures Chapter 1, Paragraph 7. “…yet those things which are necessary to be known, believed, and observed for Salvation, are so clearly propounded, and opened in some place of Scripture or other, that not only the learned, but the unlearned, in a due use of ordinary means, may attain to…

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A Little Time With The 1689: Day 12

Day 12 Of The Holy Scriptures Chapter 1, Paragraph 7 “All things in Scripture are not alike plain in themselves, nor alike clear unto all;…” Scripture Lookup 2 Peter 3:16. What does Peter say is hard to understand? Reflection There are churches that preach the Gospel. Yet how they understand other matters of Christian theology…