Concordia Theological Monthly
jonah, verbal inspiration, parable, revelation, myth
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
Robert F. Horton is "smitten with amazement at the unobservant and unintelligent treatment of Scripture which alone has rendered the old theory of Inspiration possible for thinking men." (Revelation. and the Bible, p.120.) F. Pieper finds that "the objections to the verbal inspiration of Holy Scripture do not manifest great ingenuity or mental acumen, but the very opposite" (What Is Christianity? P. 243). Who is right? Let us examine a few more of the absurdities and sophistries employed by the moderns in their polemics against Verbal Inspiration.
Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Jeremiah 51:34, 44; Job 3:8; Job 26:12-13; Isaiah 51:9; Isaiah 27:1;
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
"Verbal Inspiration- a Stumbling-Block to the Jews and Foolishness to the Greeks,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 12, Article 75.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol12/iss1/75