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Absolute Truth

(John 18:37) “Pilate therefore said unto him, Art thou a king then? Jesus answered, Thou sayest that I am a king. To this end was I born, and for this cause came I into the world, that I should bear witness unto the truth. Every one that is of the truth heareth my voice. (38) Pilate saith unto him, What is truth?” So, what is truth anyway?  To the world it is whatever they choose to believe, but to those of us that are of the “truth” it is simply Jesus and his Word. And so here lies the problem. If there is no absolute truth, then truth is defined by whatever man decides. Evil then can be good, wrong can be right, and the absolute truth  is subjective to our individual discretion. No! 1) Jesus is the absolute truth. God must have the final say on things or there can be no absolute right and wrong. 2) His Word is absolute truth. The Bible teaches us that God cannot lie, and that His Word is infallible, or without error. That cannot be said of man. (Rom. 3:4) “Let God be true and every man a liar.” God’s Word was also written by His Holy Spirit. (2Pet.1:21) “ For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.” 3) His Will is Final. God designed this world with absolutes that cannot be changed, such as laws of nature and creation, laws of life and death, laws of right and wrong, as well as institutions that will never change such as marriage, government and the church. Man has tried to change them, but he never will. For God’s truths are absolute!

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