"The God of patience and comfort..."
Text: Romans 15:5
A DISTINCT RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN GOD AND THE SCRIPTURES
What is the relationship between God and the Scriptures? The following text reveals a very striking relationship between God and the Scriptures.
“For whatever things were written before were written
for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort
of the Scriptures might have hope.
Now may the God of patience and comfort grant you to be
like-minded toward one another, according to Christ Jesus.”
1. Two corresponding features highlighted
The apostle, with careful deliberation highlighted two features:-