The Bible, Inspiration, and Innerancy

Joshua Robinson Blog

Graphic.OpenBible.16x9As a devout Christian, I believe that the Bible is both the inspired and inerrant Word of God. Inspiration can be summarized by the belief that the Scriptures were penned by inspired men of God, through the guidance of the Holy Spirit. This inspiration involved the inspiration of the personality of each author of the Bible, as well as the inspiration of words. All of these results in an inspired text (Towns, 2008, pg. 60). Innerancy can be summarized as “the Bible in its original autographs and correctly interpreted is entirely true, never false in all it affirms, whether that relates to doctrine or ethics or to the social, physical, or life sciences” (Elwell, 2001, pg.156). As a Christian, I believe and defend the truth that God through the Holy Spirit inspired the various authors and gave us an inspired and innerant text that is true and can never be…

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Be Fair, Don’t Compare


There have been so many events and happenings going on in my life these last few weeks, days even. My first two week of school just completed and my eyes have finally wiped away the blurry layer of calm and I can clearly see the calamity on the plate in front of me called THIS SEMESTER! I am also now in a relationship and that has been an exciting and fresh new part of my life. God has been extremely great to me!

Processed with VSCOcam with c1 preset This is Abigail, my girlfriend. She’s an incredible human being and these are the ‘windows into her soul’.

I have been struggling with one thing specifically and I am sure that you can possibly relate. I know that I am who God has molded me to be. I, however, have been looking around at other people and have been doing a that dangerous thing in comparing myself…

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