6 Reasons to Believe the Bible is True
Is it a struggle to balance faith and evidence? These two actually go hand in hand, and God offers an abundance of both.
1. Prophecy has come true
Without fail, prophecies in the Bible have happened
exactly as outlined by the prophets. Predictions
made hundreds of years before they happened, have
been accurately fulfilled. See the study on the world realms in DANIEL 2
for an example. See also the many prophecies FULFILLED
in the life of Jesus.
2. It testifies of a higher power
Everytime you read the Bible, something new can
be learned. It is a channel of life-changing power.
Its sound advice, proven wisdom and timeless concepts
testify that someone of much higher capabilities
3. Archaeological finds verify Bible facts
Archaeological finds have confirmed what the Bible
provides as history. As archaeologists progress, they oncover
more and more evidence to support the Bible. Learn more about recent ARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDS
4. Historical writers confirm Bible stories
There are a number of reputable historical writers
who verify scriptural facts.
5. It has a cohesive storyline
Many different authors wrote the Bible over hundreds
of years, yet they provide a consistent, common-threaded
and ever clarifying story. This strongly indicates
a common inspirational source.
6. The Holy Spirit convicts you to believe
As you read the Bible, the Spirit of God prompts
you to embrace its truths. An honest examination
with a sincere and humble attitude will result in
growing conviction and faith. Studying God's word is a catalyst for the Holy Spirit to work in you and transform your character. Experiencing your own life being changed is the ultimate evidence.