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Is the Bible True?

Is the Bible True?

The Bible is much quoted, but little understood or believed. Can the Bible withstand scrutiny of its apparent contradictions? Should you believe it?

Contents:

One of the World's Most Popular Books

Billions of Bibles have been published and distributed around the world. Millions of people regard it as the inspired Word of God. It's been one of history's most influential books. But can you-and should you-believe it?

In Their Own Words: Great Men and Women Who Highly Respected the Bible

Historically, the Bible has been held in the highest esteem by many great men and women—presidents, prime ministers, monarchs, scholars, scientists, philosophers and more.

The Bible in the Modern World

If the Bible is the authoritative Word of God, what should we expect to find in it?

Humanity's Bias Against the Supernatural

If we really want to know the truth, we should at least temporarily lay aside such skepticism and examine the Bible with an open mind.

The Bible and Astronomy

Some believe that discoveries from astronomy conflict with the Bible. But in fact there is no conflict, and the Bible has proven itself to be well ahead of its time in what it reveals about the universe and the planet we inhabit.

Earth's Age: Does the Bible Indicate a Time Interval Between the First and Second Verses of Genesis?

Do other passages, as well as history, shed any light on this question?

The Bible and Archaeology

How has the Bible fared when archaeologists have compared their findings with the record of Scripture?

Cyrus of Persia: The Words of a Prophet Come to Pass

This was one of many amazing prophecies recorded in the Bible that later came to pass.

A Staggering Archaelogical Discovery: The Mighty Assyrian Empire Emerges From the Dust

One of the greatest archaeological discoveries of all time is the unearthing of the ancient Assyrian Empire. Did the biblical stories involving this empire really happen, or are they fables?

King David's Existence Verified by Inscription

For many years some critics have asserted that many biblical figures, including King David, are nothing more than myth. But a dramatic find forced Bible critics to retreat.

Does Archaeology Confirm the Existence of Specific People Mentioned in the Bible?

The following biblical people existence has been attested by archaeology or other preserved ancient records.

The Bible and Science

Several centuries ago science dethroned the Bible as the greatest authority for humankind, pushing it to the background. But as scientists have reexamined its instruction, they've found it's always been ahead of its time!

The Biblical Authors: Men of God and Science

Here are a few examples of men of God that had scientific knowledge and the spiritual understanding of the knowledge of God.

Bible and Prophecy

Unlike any other book in the world, the Bible offers its own test to show whether it is divinely inspired.

Modern Conditions Were Foretold in Scripture Many Centuries Ago

Bible prophecy has foretold a number of circumstances that have been realized or made possible only in modern times.

The Bible and You

Is the Bible a true and reliable guide to how we should live?

Does the Bible Contain Errors?

Often the answer depends on the eye of the beholder. For those determined to undermine Scripture, yes, it does contain errors and no answer will satisfy them. For others, though, careful study and patience usually resolve any problems.

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