The Bible: Is it Relevant? Is it True? Would it matter if it wasn’t?

Posted on August 3, 2017 
Filed under Resources, Theology

“How can a book drawn up over centuries, but all long since, by people in and around Palestine, have any real significance for people like you and me who live in this mad age of rush, atom bombs and duodenal ulcers?

Let us approach this question via another question I am sometimes asked, ‘Is the Bible true ?’

And this second question leads me to pose a third, ‘Does it matter?’ For indeed to many people is almost an axiom that it does not matter, since it is quite possible to get on with the serious business of living in blissful unawareness of its teachings. …”

The Australian Church Record has republished this 1955 article from Leon Morris.