Scripture

Some articles on scripture, scriptures:

Clinton Bennett - Contribution To A Christian Appreciation of Islam and Of Muhammad - Scripture
... that Christians and Muslims cite from both of their scriptures to justify their views of the other ...
Church Of The Province Of Myanmar - Doctrine and Practice
... The threefold sources of authority in Anglicanism are scripture, tradition and reason ... This balance of scripture, tradition and reason is traced to the work of Richard Hooker, a sixteenth century apologist ... In Hooker's model scripture is the primary means of arriving at doctrine and things stated plainly in scripture are accepted as true ...
St. Paul's Episcopal Church (Alexandria, Virginia) - St. Paul’s and Controversy in The Episcopal Church - Current Rifts and Controversies in The Anglican Communion
... With regard to an alleged abandonment of the final authority of scripture, Sola scriptura, Abshire and Markham contend that the final authority of scripture in matters of faith ...
Clarity Of Scripture
... The doctrine of the clarity of Scripture (often called the perspicuity of Scripture) is a Protestant Christian position teaching that "the infallible rule of ... Perspicuity of scripture does not imply that people will receive it for what it is, as many adherents to the doctrine of perspicuity of scripture accept the Calvinist teaching that man is ... Martin Luther advocated the clearness of scripture in his work On the Bondage of the Will ...
Sewall-Scripture House
... Sewall-Scripture House, built in 1832, is a historic house at 40 King Street in Rockport, Massachusetts that is owned by the Sandy Bay Historical Society ... The Sewall Scripture Museum features antiques, period artifacts and items of local history ...

More definitions of "scripture":

  • (noun): Any writing that is regarded as sacred by a religious group.
    Synonyms: sacred scripture

Famous quotes containing the word scripture:

    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.
    —Bible: New Testament 2 Timothy 3:16-17.

    Every family has one passage of scripture they stumble over.
    Chinese proverb.

    The Scripture was written to shew unto men the kingdom of God; and to prepare their minds to become his obedient subjects; leaving the world, and the Philosophy thereof, to the disputation of men, for the exercising of their natural Reason.
    Thomas Hobbes (1579–1688)