7 Thoughts on Reading the Bible


Another simple, yet helpful post today at J.C. Ryle Quotes. Today, the Bishop provides 7 thoughts on reading the Bible:

1) Read the Bible with an earnest desire to understand it.
2) Read the Scriptures with a simple, childlike faith and humility.
3) Read the Word with a spirit of obedience and self-application.
4) Read the Holy Scriptures everyday.
5) Read the whole Bible and read it an orderly way.
6) Read the Word of God fairly and honestly.
7) Read the Bible with Christ constantly in view.

The quote is from Ryle’s book, Practical Religion.

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