The Authority of the Bible: "It
ain't IS necessarily so!"
The Bible is authoritative not because it is a manual for living, but because it reveals to us Jesus who has the power to cut through all of humanity's baloney.
The world seems to be screaming the same question Pilate posed to Christ in the Gospel of John: "What is truth?" And naturally, people seem to be looking for the answer to that question in all the wrong places. When confronted with the content of the Bible and its authority as the answer to the question of truth, most people recoil and like Sportin' Life in George Gershwin's great opera Porgy and Bess scream, "It ain't necessarily so!" This is especially true in a society where feelings and emotions possess as ...