Quest. 2. What rule hath God given to direct us how we may glorify and enjoy him? Ans. 2. The word of God, which is contained in the scriptures of the Old and New Testaments,(1) is the only rule to direct us how we may glorify and enjoy him.(2)
Matthew19:4 "Haven't you read," he replied, "that at the beginning the Creator 'made them male and female,'
Matthew19:5 and said, 'For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh'19:5 Gen. 2:24 ?
Genesis 2:24 That is why a man leaves his father and mother and is united to his wife, and they become one flesh.
Luke 24:27 And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he explained to them what was said in all the Scriptures concerning himself.
Luke 24:44 He said to them, "This is what I told you while I was still with you: Everything must be fulfilled that is written about me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets and the Psalms."
First Corinthians 2:13 This is what we speak, not in words taught us by human wisdom but in words taught by the Spirit, explaining spiritual realities with Spirit-taught words.
First Corinthians 14:37 If anyone thinks they are a prophet or otherwise gifted by the Spirit, let them acknowledge that what I am writing to you is the Lord's command.
Second Peter 1:20 Above all, you must understand that no prophecy of Scripture came about by the prophet's own interpretation of things
Second Peter 1:21 For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit.
Second Peter 3:2 I want you to recall the words spoken in the past by the holy prophets and the command given by our Lord and Savior through your apostles.
Second Peter 3:15 Bear in mind that our Lord's patience means salvation, just as our dear brother Paul also wrote you with the wisdom that God gave him.
Second Peter 3:16 He writes the same way in all his letters, speaking in them of these matters. His letters contain some things that are hard to understand, which ignorant and unstable people distort, as they do the other Scriptures, to their own destruction.
Deuteronomy 4:2 Do not add to what I command you and do not subtract from it, but keep the commands of the Lord your God that I give you.
Psalms 19；7 The law of the Lord is perfect, refreshing the soul. The statutes of the Lord are trustworthy, making wise the simple
Psalms 19；11 By them your servant is warned; in keeping them there is great reward.
Isaiah 8:20 Consult God's instruction and the testimony of warning. If anyone does not speak according to this word, they have no light of dawn.
John 15:11 I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete.
John 20:30 Jesus performed many other signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not recorded in this book.
John 20:31 But these are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.
Acts 17:11 Now the Berean Jews(如心得補充) were of more noble character than those in Thessalonica, for they received the message with great eagerness and examined the Scriptures every day to see if what Paul said was true.
Galatians 1:8 But even if we or an angel from heaven should preach a gospel other than the one we preached to you, let them be under God's curse!
Galatians 1:9 As we have already said, so now I say again: If anybody is preaching to you a gospel other than what you accepted, let them be under God's curse!
Second Timothy 3:15 and how from infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
Second Timothy 3:17 so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
First John 1:4 We write this to make our joy complete.