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4.28 | Thank God for the Scriptures

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SECTION 4 | Thanksgiving | 4.28 | Thank God for the Scriptures

For the writing of the Scriptures and the preserving of them pure and entire to this day.

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We thank you that we have the Scriptures to search, and that in them we have eternal life, for it is they that bear witness about Christ; John 5:39(ESV) and that all Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness. 2 Timothy 3:16(ESV)

That whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction, that through endurance and through the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope; Romans 15:4(ESV) and that we have this sure prophetic word, as a lamp shining in a dark place. 2 Peter 1:19(ESV)

That the vision has not become to us like the words of a book that is sealed, Isaiah 29:11(ESV) but that we hear in our own tongue the mighty works of God. Acts 2:11(ESV)

We thank you, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that the things which you have hidden from the wise and understanding and which many prophets and kings desired to see but did not, 1 Peter 1:10(ESV) are revealed to us little children; yes, Father, for such was your gracious will. Luke 10:21(ESV)

I thank you that I have the Scriptures to search, and that in them I have eternal life, for it is they that bear witness about Christ; John 5:39(ESV) and that all Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness. 2 Timothy 3:16(ESV)

That whatever was written in former days was written for my instruction, that through endurance and through the encouragement of the Scriptures I might have hope; Romans 15:4(ESV) and that I have this sure prophetic word, as a lamp shining in a dark place. 2 Peter 1:19(ESV)

That the vision has not become to me like the words of a book that is sealed, Isaiah 29:11(ESV) but that I hear in my own tongue the mighty works of God. Acts 2:11(ESV)

I thank you, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that the things which you have hidden from the wise and understanding and which many prophets and kings desired to see but did not, 1 Peter 1:10(ESV) are revealed to little children like myself; yes, Father, for such was your gracious will. Luke 10:21(ESV)

We thank thee that we have the Scriptures to search, and that in them we have eternal life, and that they testify of Christ; John 5:39(KJV) and that all Scripture is given by inspiration of God and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, and for instruction in righteousness. 2 Timothy 3:16(KJV)

That whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope; Romans 15:4(KJV) and that we have this most sure word of prophecy, as a light shining in a dark place. 2 Peter 1:19(KJV)

That the vision is not become to us as the words of a book that is sealed, Isaiah 29:11(KJV) but that we hear in our own tongue the wonderful works of God. Acts 2:11(KJV)

We thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that the things which were hid from the wise and prudent, and which many prophets and kings desired to see, and might not, 1 Peter 1:10(KJV) are revealed to us babes: even so, Father, for so it seemed good in thy sight. Luke 10:21(KJV)

I thank thee that I have the Scriptures to search, and that in them I have eternal life, and that they testify of Christ; John 5:39(KJV) and that all Scripture is given by inspiration of God and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, and for instruction in righteousness. 2 Timothy 3:16(KJV)

That whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for my learning, that I through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope; Romans 15:4(KJV) and that I have this most sure word of prophecy, as a light shining in a dark place. 2 Peter 1:19(KJV)

That the vision is not become to me as the words of a book that is sealed, Isaiah 29:11(KJV) but that I hear in my own tongue the wonderful works of God. Acts 2:11(KJV)

I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that the things which were hid from the wise and prudent, and which many prophets and kings desired to see, and might not, 1 Peter 1:10(KJV) are revealed to us babes: even so, Father, for so it seemed good in thy sight. Luke 10:21(KJV)

We thank You that we have the Scriptures to search, and that in them we have eternal life, for it is these that testify about Christ; John 5:39(NASB) and that all Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness. 2 Timothy 3:16(NASB)

That whatever was written in earlier times was written for our instruction, so that through perseverance and the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope; Romans 15:4(NASB) and that we have this most sure prophetic word, as a lamp shining in a dark place. 2 Peter 1:19(NASB)

That the vision has not become to us like the words of a sealed book, Isaiah 29:11(NASB) but that we hear in our own tongue the mighty deeds of God. Acts 2:11(NASB)

We praise You, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that the things which You have hidden from the wise and intelligent and which many prophets and kings desired to see but did not, 1 Peter 1:10(NASB) are revealed to us infants. Yes, Father, for this way was well-pleasing in Your sight. Luke 10:21(NASB)

I thank You that I have the Scriptures to search, and that in them I have eternal life, for it is these that testify about Christ; John 5:39(NASB) and that all Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness. 2 Timothy 3:16(NASB)

That whatever was written in earlier times was written for my instruction, so that through perseverance and the encouragement of the Scriptures I might have hope; Romans 15:4(NASB) and that I have this most sure prophetic word, as a lamp shining in a dark place. 2 Peter 1:19(NASB)

That the vision has not become to me like the words of a sealed book, Isaiah 29:11(NASB) but that I hear in my own tongue the mighty deeds of God. Acts 2:11(NASB)

I praise You, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that the things which You have hidden from the wise and intelligent, and which many prophets and kings desired to see but did not, 1 Peter 1:10(NASB) are revealed to me, an infant. Yes, Father, for this way was well-pleasing in Your sight. Luke 10:21(NASB)

We thank you that we have the Scriptures to study, and that in them we have eternal life, for it is they that testify about Christ; John 5:39(NIV) and that all Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting, and training in righteousness. 2 Timothy 3:16(NIV)

That everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through endurance and the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope; Romans 15:4(NIV) and that we have this most certain word of the prophets, as a light shining in a dark place. 2 Peter 1:19(NIV)

That the vision has not become to us words sealed in a scroll, Isaiah 29:11(NIV) but that we hear the wonders of God in our own tongue. Acts 2:11(NIV)

We thank you, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that the things which were hidden from the wise and learned, and which many prophets and kings desired to see, but did not, 1 Peter 1:10(NIV) are revealed to us little children. Yes, Father, for this was your good pleasure. Luke 10:21(NIV)

I thank you that I have the Scriptures to study, and that in them I have eternal life, for it is they that testify about Christ; John 5:39(NIV) and that all Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting, and training in righteousness. 2 Timothy 3:16(NIV)

That everything that was written in the past was written to teach me, so that through endurance and the encouragement of the Scriptures I might have hope; Romans 15:4(NIV) and that I have this most certain word of the prophets, as a light shining in a dark place. 2 Peter 1:19(NIV)

That the vision has not become to me words sealed in a scroll, Isaiah 29:11(NIV) but that I hear the wonders of God in my own tongue. Acts 2:11(NIV)

I thank you, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that the things which were hidden from the wise and learned, and which many prophets and kings desired to see, but did not, 1 Peter 1:10(NIV) are revealed to little children like myself. Yes, Father, for this was your good pleasure. Luke 10:21(NIV)

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