Perhaps the most important issue facing the church today is the matter of authority. Who or what has the right, the authority, to determine what we believe and how we are to live? The answer to that question, not so very long ago, was quite uncomplicated – at least to evangelical Christians.
The Word of God has the final authority over all areas of faith and practice. One of battle cries Reformation was “sola Scriptura,” Scripture alone. This simply meant that the ultimate basis of authority and truth was Scripture. This short study is designed to enhance the understanding of God’s Word and encourage confidence in its truth and authority.