This series is to answer questions which need to be cleared, and the answers will not come from me but the Scriptures. Hopefully they who have been seeking answers regarding the Bible might be answered and willing to hear from the Word. First we aught to understand the following Quote:
"The secret things belong to the Lord our God, but the things revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may follow all the words of this law."- Deuteronomy 29:29Everything that has been revealed in God's Word pertain to us and fellow humans, truth which is necessary for salvation.
Q. Who wrote the Scriptures?
A. “ the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.”- 2 Peter 1:21
“…All scripture is given by inspiration of God…”- 1 Timothy 3:16
Q. Why was Scriptures written?
A. “All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction,for instruction in righteousness. That the man of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works.”- 2 Timothy 3:16
Q. Who was before God and who shall be after Him?
A. “Ye are my witnesses, saith the Lord, and my servant whom I have chosen: that ye may know and believe me, and understand that I am he: before me there was no God formed, neither shall there be after me.”- Isaiah 43:10
Q. Is God the Only true God?
A. “Thus saith the Lord the King of Israel, and his redeemer the Lord of hosts; I am the first, and I am the last; and beside me there is no God.”- Isaiah 44:6
Q. Since He is the true God, does He know the beginning from the end?
A. “Remember the former things of old: for I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me, declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure.”- Isaiah 46:9, 10.
Q. Why did God create the Earth?
A. “For thus saith the Lord that created the heavens; God himself that formed the earth and made it; he hath established it, he created it not in vain, he formed it to be inhabited: I am the Lord; and there is none else.”- Isaiah 45:18
Q. Does God really care?
A. “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.”- John 3:16
“Herein is love, not that we loved God,but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins.”- 1 John 4:10