God’s precious spiritual knowledge is revealed in the words of Holy Scripture. Remember that we are told to live by every word of God (Matthew 4:4 Matthew 4:4But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds out of the mouth of God.
American King James Version×). Recall also that it was King David who said, “Your law is truth” (Psalms 119:142 Psalms 119:142Your righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, and your law is the truth.
American King James Version×) and “the law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul” (Psalms 19:7 Psalms 19:7The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple.
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In summary, the Bible is the foundation or basis of knowledge. It shows the root cause of every problem that has plagued the human family since creation. God’s Word reveals the true values by which we must live if we are to solve our massive relationship problems and the other seemingly insoluble dilemmas that threaten to overwhelm us.
Lesson 3 will explore the fascinating topic of Why Man? What is man and how is he related to God? Why was he made in God’s image? Do we have an immortal soul? Is there a spirit in man? Will men and women either go to heaven or burn in hell? What is the reward of the saved? All these questions and many more will be answered in the next lesson.