THE HOPEDALE CHURCH OF CHRIST

EACH ONE REACH ONE...MATTHEW 28:18-20

Introduction

How to Study the Bible, by the late Thomas Andy Dale, Kentucky Christian College

"Be diligent to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does   not   need to be ashamed, handling accurately the Word of truth."                   II Timothy 2:15

           There is no book in the world that has so many friends and so many enemies as the Bible.  There is no book that is so widly sold and in the homes of so many people as the Bible.  There is no book understood so little as the Bible.  There is no book that is quoted so much and misquoted so much as the Bible.

            There is no book in which there is so much interest and yet so little interest as the Bible.  One of the main reasons for misunderstanding, misquotation and lack of interest is that the average person does not know how to study the Bible.

I.  The Proper Approach to the Study of the Bible