Zinn And The Purpose And Value Of Scripture

So, the Tour de France is over and WhatNow2Do is in race withdrawal. A good moment to stop and consider Scriptural Truth.

Here is God’s view of scripture from 2 Timothy 3. For fullness, we include it in the NLT translation and the MSG paraphrase.

Talk amongst yourselves:

All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful to teach us what is true and to make us realize what is wrong in our lives. It corrects us when we are wrong and teaches us to do what is right. God uses it to prepare and equip his people to do every good work. 2 Timothy 3:16-17 NLT

Every part of Scripture is God-breathed and useful one way or another—showing us truth, exposing our rebellion, correcting our mistakes, training us to live God’s way. Through the Word we are put together and shaped up for the tasks God has for us. 2 Timothy 3:16-17 MSG

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