Benefits of Studying the Bible
There are various religious groups in the world. This religions believe in different things and follow are guided by different supernatural powers. This religions have special books which have the rules and law. This books are known as the holy books. The Bible is the holy book in the Christianity religion. The Bible is important to a Christian since it elaborates a healthy relationship between God and man and it also has the holy chapters. So as to know the Bible scriptures, teaching and understand it in and out, one must do a thorough reading and learning. This thorough study of the Bible is known as Bible Study. Bible Study can be grouped into exegetical, personal and inductive Bible Study. The inductive Bible Study involves discussions on the Bible teachings. The personal Bible Study is where a person reads the bible on his/her own while in exegetical Bible study, people are taught by pastors, evangelists and church leaders. The following are the importance of Bible Study.
In order to understand the Bible, you must do Bible Study. Jesus mainly taught His followers and disciples using parables in the New Testament. Parables are stories which have a hidden religious message. Being able to know the hidden meaning of this parables facilitates the Christians’ understanding of other Bible stories. The Bible also need to be read many times, unlike the story books. This enable the Christians to understand and remember the Bible stories.
Bible study enables a Christian to know how God wants them to live. The understanding of the Ten Commandments is important in guiding Christians on what to do. The Bible also contains other scriptures that describe a Christian living. Christians will live according to the God rules will have an eternal life after death.
Bible Study teaches the behavior of all characters in the Bible. The Bible will never be updated since it is complete. The Bible has incorporated a lot of characters. Every character in the Bible is significant in delivering Christian teachings.
Bible study is entertaining. Just like any other storybook, the Bible is interesting. Bible characters, scriptures and stories are enjoyable. The Bible has incorporated various writing styles that are enjoyable. They are letters, poetry, parables, law and narratives among others. As a Christian, you should consider doing a Bible Study so as to get entertained.
Bible Study teaches the truth in the Bible. Nowadays, there are many people who misinterpret and misunderstand the Bible stories. A Christian who has no good understanding of the Bible will be misled by this kind of religious leaders.
The above are some of the importance of Bible Study.