Understanding Your Bible

Genesis to Revelation

Learn to USE Your Bible – Week Eight – Part Two 💕

The Index

  • A listing of names and topics along with page numbers where they are discussed
  • Give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of

After eight weeks you have, hopefully, built a workable index of your study Bible.

From Genesis to Revelation, you have learned something about each of the sixty-six books and also how to glean more information as time goes on.

The final step in this process is locating and marking the writings of

The Prophets

Starting with the Book of Isaiah, whose name means “Yahweh is salvation”, and moving on through Jeremiah,  Ezekiel and Danial – use the methods you’ve learned so far. Find out something about each author; the time period and characteristics of each book.

If you are a student of prophecy (not everyone is) dig deeply into the life and times of both the Major and Minor Prophets.

But remember

Luke 24:44-45

 Then he (Jesus) said to them, “These are my words which I spoke to you, while I was still with you, that everything written about me in the law of Moses and the prophets and the psalms must be fulfilled.” Then he opened their minds to understand the scriptures,

And understand this

Everything written about Jesus Christ in the law of Moses and the prophets and the psalms HAS been fulfilled.  The only thing left is the catching away of the church (the body of Christ) before the ‘man of lawlessness is revealed’ and then the Second Coming of the Lord Jesus Christ.

 May the God of peace himself sanctify you wholly; and may your spirit and soul and body be kept sound and blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.He who calls you is faithful, and he will do it. _1 Thessalonians 5:23-24 (RSV)