Monday, 28 May 2012

How the Bible Describes Itself

Light:                   “Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.”   (Psalm 119:105)

Fire:                      “Is not my word like as a fire?  saith the Lord.”  (Jeremiah 23:29)

Seed:                    “The seed is the word of God.”  (Luke 8:11)

Bread:                 “Man doth not live by bread only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the Lord.”  (Deuteronomy 8:3)

Milk:                     “As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word.”  (1 Peter 2:2)

Honey:                “The law of the Lord is…sweeter also than honey.”  (Psalm 19:7-10)

Meat:                   “Strong meat belongeth to them that are of full age.”  (Hebrews 5:14)

Gold:                    “More to be desired…than gold.”  (Psalm 19:10)

Sword:                “The word of God is…sharper than any two-edged sword.”    (Hebrews 4:12)

Hammer:           “Is not my word…like a hammer that breaketh the rock in pieces?” 
                                (Jeremiah 23:29)

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