Sermon Topic: Canon

The Abiding Presence of the Holy Spirit

Date: May 16th, 1965  |  Scripture: John 14:16  |  Topics: Apostles, Bible, Canon, Creed, Heresy, Holy Spirit, Inspiration, Martyrdom, Mormon, Paraclete, Sabellius, Trinity, Unitarian

And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;

How the Critics Fare in the Fiery Furnace

Date: September 24th, 1967  |  Scripture: Daniel 3:19-27  |  Topics: Belshazzar, Canon, Critics, History, Infallibility, Liberalism, Prophecy, Rationalism, Scripture, Septuagint, Theologian, Truth, Veracity, archaeology

Then was Nebuchadnezzar full of fury, and the form of his visage was changed against Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego: therefore he spake, and commanded that they should heat the furnace one seven times more than it was wont to be heated. And he commanded the most mighty men that were in his army to bind Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, and to cast them into the burning fiery furnace. Then these men were bound in their coats, their hosen, and their hats, and their other garments, and were cast inContinue Reading

The Canon

Date: March 14th, 1973  |  Scripture: Galatians 6:16  |  Topics: Apocrypha, Canon, Principles, Scripture, Truth

And as many as walk according to this rule, peace be on them, and mercy, and upon the Israel of God.

The Apocrypha

Date: March 21st, 1973  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Apocrypha, Bible, Bibliology, Canon, Inspiration, Pseudepigrapha, Word of God

The rule, the measuring stick of the New Testament is this: if a book is written by an apostle, or by an amanuensis of an apostle, it is canonical; it measures up. So all the books we have in the New Testament are written by an apostle or by the scribe, the amanuensis, the secretary of an apostle; such as Mark, the amanuensis of Peter, or Luke, the amanuensis of Paul.