Is The Bible True?

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Is The Bible True?


Is the Bible true? The Bible is a history book thatís supported by archaeology, and a prophetic book that has lived up to all of its claims so far. The Bible is a collection of 66 ancient texts written by 40 distinct writers over a period of approximately 1,600 years. The claim of divine inspiration may seem dramatic (or unrealistic to some), but a careful and honest study of the biblical scriptures will prove to be a profound undertaking! Start hereÖ
  • Josephus: His records of history during the period of the Roman Empire shed remarkable light on the early church.
  • History Of Israel: Where did the Jewish people come from? What's their background? What's their legacy?
  • History of the Rosetta Stone: What is the history behind this famous discovery? What was the code it unlocked? Find out here.
  • Elah: What significance do archaeologists put on this valley? Why is there so much importance?
  • New Testament Archaeology: Cross-reference the latest archaeological finds with the New Testament passages. Itís a fascinating and faith-building exercise.
  • Herod the Great: What can we learn from the archaeology of this great builder? What has been excavated and what is still hidden?
  • Teachings of Jesus: What was Jesusí response to the Old Testament Law? Does it point the way to forgiveness and salvation from sin?
  • Exodus Route Video: Follow Ray Vander Laan as he shares the long difficult route from Egypt to the Promise Land. What were the struggles?
  • Mount Sinai Video: An 80-year-old man, Moses climbed Mount Sinai at least four times. Watch Ray Vander Laan and his team climb a nearby mountain and share in Moses' journey.
  • Holy Bible Video: Is your life inspired by the Scriptures? David Bowden shares about the power of God's words.
  • Major Prophets: Who are these men and authors of the Old Testament? Are their messages applicable to us today?
  • Poetic Books of the Bible: What are these books? Why are they essential for our lives today? What is Godís purpose in them?
  • Who Wrote the Bible Video: Why can we trust the Bible? Special Guest Dr. Frank Turek answers the question.
  • The Historical Books of the Bible: What are the books that fit into this category of the Old Testament? Find out a summary of each book and how we can learn from these books today.
  • The Pentateuch: What biblical books are included in this section of the Old Testament? What are the themes that are included?
  • Minor Prophets: What are the purposes of the minor prophets in the Bible? Why are their words important to us today?
  • Bible Origin Video: Is the Bible true? This abundance of New Testament manuscripts gives credibility to its accuracy.
  • King James Bible Video: Listen to 100 phrases from the King's English in 3 minutes. Be encouraged with the heritage.
  • Megiddo Video: Randall Niles explores Solomon's Gate entering ancient Megiddo just above the Jezreel Valley in Israel.
  • Noahic Covenant: What was this covenant all about? Find out what the Bible says about Noah and the flood that came to cleanse the earth.
  • Abrahamic Covenant: What is the basis of this covenant between God and Abraham? Was God giving a special favor to Abraham and his descendants?
  • Tower of Babel: Understand the purpose of the tower and how it was designed, possibly as a ziggurat. Why did the people feel the need to build this structure?
  • Misquoting Jesus: Read a response to Bart Ehrmanís book Misquoting Jesus. Study some Greek variants that lead to his conclusion on textual criticism.
  • Is the Bible Relevant: Is this book that was completed over 1900 years ago still relevant today? Can we learn from it? Find out important truths.
  • Capernaum Video: Greg Laurie speaks from Capernaum, where Jesus lived and based his public ministry in Galilee. What do we know about the location?
  • Bethlehem Video: Ray Vander Laan describes Bethlehem as it was during the time Jesus was born. What do we know about the location?
  • Moses and the Exodus Video: Ray Vander Laan takes us on a journey through Sinai and Israel to discover how Jesus called people to live in the Promised Land.
  • Dan Israel: Learn about the Tel Dan Inscription. What is its significance? Where was it found? When?
  • Fulfillment of Bible Prophecy: Could the Gospel writers have told the story of Jesusí life in such a way that it conformed to Old Testament prophecy?
  • Thebes: Where is this city located? What place does it have in history? Find out what tombs and other historical places reside there.
  • Old Testament Survey Video: What is the big picture of the Old Testament? Discover the people, places, and events of the Old Testament in a fun and interactive forum.
  • Lost Gospel Video: Are the correct books in the Bible? Dr. Geisler shares with Bobby how Christians can be sure of the canon of Scripture.
  • Dead Sea Scrolls: What do these ancient texts tell us about the timing and legitimacy of the Messianic prophecies?
  • Kidron Valley Video: Randall Niles looks up at the Golden Gate on the Temple Mount of Ancient Jerusalem.
  • Mount Sinai: What is the significance of this location in biblical archaeology? Can we learn from the archaeological finds?
  • Bible Archaeology Video: Randall Niles goes on a journey from Treasure Hunting to Soft Science.
  • Bible Prophecy: The book of Daniel prophesies with detailed accuracy the fate of the Grecian Empire. Learn more about these prophecies here.
  • Introduction To The Bible: Convoluted mythology book or credible account of history? Read the ancient collection of texts and make the call yourself.
  • Seven Churches in Revelation: Do the seven churches in Revelation refer to literal churches? If so, do they also have spiritual significance for churches and believers today? Watch these short video clips!
  • Bible Contradictions Video: Are there contradictions in the Bible, and if so, how do you explain them? Mike Licona explains.
  • Christian Prophecy Video: In this segment, Chuck Missler discusses the probability of one man fulfilling 48 prophecies. What is the probability?
  • Beersheba: What is the significance of this location? What is meant by from Dan to Beersheba? Find out the facts here.
  • Petra: Find info on this stunning location Ė the history, the purpose. What is it used for today?
  • Christian Persecution: Martyrdom is a powerful testimony for a religion founded on an historical event. Check out why here.
  • Chorazin Video: Randall Niles stands in the ancient synagogue where Jesus taught above the Sea of Galilee in Israel.
  • Bible Archaeology: A look at various finds throughout the Holy Land that provide evidence for the accuracy of the Bible.
  • Zeitgeist Movie: Did the authors of the New Testament essentially plagiarized the concept of the virgin birth, even Jesus' birth date?
  • Caesarea Philippi Video: Peter's Confession at Banias. Randall Niles looks at the biblical significance of Caesarea Philippi to Jesus and his disciples.
  • Patriarchs: What is a Patriarch? Learn about the patriarchs of the Old Testamentóincluding Abraham, Jacob, and Joseph.
  • Masada: What did the fortress and city of Masada contain? What has archaeology told us about this biblical location?
  • Bible Prophecy: Would the multi-billion dollar gambling and lottery industries exist today if people could legitimately and consistently tell the future?
  • Moral Ethics Video: Randall Niles examines the conflicting concepts of moral relativism and universal truth as they are applied by many people today.
  • Israel History: The history of Israel includes military campaigns of Assyrian king Sennacherib as recorded on the Taylor Prism and the Lachish Reliefs.
  • Bible Translations: Today's Bibles are not translations of texts translated from other interpretations - they go right back to the ancient source manuscripts.
  • Biblical Prophecy: A review of some Old Testament prophecies and their well-known fulfillments.
  • Holy Bible: A remarkable collection of ancient texts that have been meticulously preserved.
  • Moses and the Exodus: What is the story of the Exodus of the Hebrews out of Egypt? What possible contradictions come into play?
  • Tel Dan Video: Randall Niles explores the ancient stronghold of northern Israel at the headwaters of the Dan Spring just below Mount Hermon.
  • Caesarea Maritima: This city was built to display the greatness of Herod and Augustus? What has been discovered here? Learn the archaeological significance.
  • King Tut Throne: Learn of King Tut's throne and the significance of it. Why was it referred to as Tut's Golden Throne? Find out here.
  • Gezer: Has this site been excavated regularly? What has been discovered? When? What can we learn from the excavations?
  • Bible Origin: Divine inspiration revealed in the Word of God. The New Testament canon and the authenticity of scripture. God-breathed Truth.
  • Dead Sea Scrolls Video: Randall Niles goes on location to tell the story of the Essenes and the ancient Jewish scriptures hidden in caves above the Dead Sea in Israel.
  • History of the Rosetta Stone Video: Why are Egyptian Hieroglyphics so important to Biblical Studies? Have Egyptian artifacts impacted the integrity of the Jewish scriptures? Click to watch this short video stream now!
  • Exodus Route: What route did Moses take as he led the Hebrew Exodus out of Egypt? What are the typically held views and what are the facts?
  • All About Archaeology: What is it? How does it uncover history? What can we learn from these fascinating artifacts? Discover awesome things that reveal hidden truth.
  • All About Truth: Is the Bible true? How do we know? Study evidence like prophecy and archaeology. What does the evidence reveal?
  • Religious Archaeology: Why are the Sumerian King List, the Epic of Gilgamesh, the Law Code of Hammurabi, and the Nuzi tablets important?
  • Jericho Archaeology: What have excavations told us about the walls of Jericho? Do the artifacts support the biblical account?
  • Capernaum: Has the house of Peter been found? What is the tradition? What are the facts? Was Jesus there?
  • Petra the Ancient City: Why do the fascinating remains of remote cities always seem to entice our imagination? Learn about the discovery and inhabitants.
  • Temple Mount Video: Randall Niles views the Temple Mount of Ancient Jerusalem from the Mount of Olives across the Kidron Valley.
  • Bible Truth?: Is the Bible really what it claims to be? Review the evidence for yourself.
  • Bible Manuscripts: When compared to other ancient writings, the Bible stands alone as the best-preserved literary work of all antiquity.
  • Ark Of The Covenant: Why was this special traveling container of the Israelites so important?
  • Galilee Boat Video: Randall Niles visits the restored first century find known as the Jesus Boat on the Sea of Galilee in Israel.
  • Bethlehem: What events occurred in this historic town? What is the archaeological discoveries? What can be seen today?
  • Old Testament Law: Do Old Testament laws continue to bind Christians today? Read this response to Sam Harris by RC Metcalf.
  • Power Of Prophecy: Who was this coming "Ruler" that the prophet Micah said would be born in Bethlehem, yet preexisted time itself?
  • Bible Contradictions: Are there errors in the Bible that we read today? If so, what does that really mean?
  • City of Petra: Who were these people and what are they known for? What did they bring to history and society?
  • Creationism: Is there any added value in the belief that God gave us a realistic description of the origin of the universe in the book of Genesis?
  • Dead Sea Scrolls Exhibit Video: Randall Niles visits the Israel Museum in Jerusalem where many of the Dead Sea Scrolls are stored, including the Great Isaiah Scroll.
  • Lost Gospel: How do we know whether these books should be included in the Bible? What about the Gospel of Judas?
  • Bible Prophecies Fulfilled: Isaiah predicted that a man named Cyrus, who would not be born for 100 years, would give a decree to rebuild Jerusalem.
  • Biblical Inspiration: Investigate seven problem texts cited by Ehrman in the book Misquoting Jesus. Do the affect key doctrines of the faith?
  • Lachish: What significance does this site, located at Tel el-Hesi, have in the world of archaeology? What tablets were found in Lachish?
  • Biblical Archaeology: A systematic approach to archaeology has taken off in the last century, revealing a great deal about the integrity of the Bible.
  • Davidic Covenant: Were there conditions to this covenant between God and David? Read the text and a summary of this important covenant.
  • Covenants in the Bible: Study the covenants listed in the Bible. What is their significance and what can we learn from the people response to them?
  • Essenes: What did Josephus say about the Essenes? What identification did he give them? What is their significance in history?
  • Bible Codes: Can we discover more in the Bible that meets the eye?
  • Ancient Israel: Megiddo has now been extensively excavated, revealing such treasures as the Canaanite religious "high places" mentioned throughout the Old Testament.
  • Churches of Revelation Video: Stream this short video clip from ColdWater Media on the incredible seven churches of Revelation. This Rocks!
  • History of Israel Video: Randall Niles looks at the ancient prophecies of Isaiah, Ezekiel, and Jeremiah in light of current events in the Jewish state of Israel.
  • 10 Commandments Video: As an 80-year-old man, Moses climbed Mount Sinai at least four times. Is this significant?
  • Shechem: What meaning does the city of Shechem have in biblical history? Can we learn from the remains of this ancient city?
  • Temple Mount Jerusalem: Why is this location so important in Judaism, Islam, and Christianity? What is the significance of the Temple Mount?
  • Arad: Arad is located slightly east of Beersheba. What is significant about it? What has been discovered there?
  • History of the Bible Video: What validity does the Bible have? What is the history of this best-seller? Learn from Randall Niles.
  • Gospel Of Luke: Recent discoveries reveal that the Romans had a regular enrollment of taxpayers every 14 years, beginning with Caesar Augustus.
  • Samaria: What is the history of this location? What is the biblical significance and the significance in history? Find out here.
  • King James Bible: Truly we have living proof that the beauty and inerrancy of Godís Word has been safeguarded over the centuries.
  • Israel Archaeology: Discover the evidence for the early Israelites, including the Merneptah Stele, Shishak Relief, Moabite Stone, and House of David Inscription.
  • Zeitgeist Movie Video: Did mystery religions influence Christianity? Randall Niles looks at the ancient pagan and mystery religions.
  • Christian Prophecy: The Jewish Messiah revealed in the Jewish Scriptures. A Jewish perspective on discovering the truth of Yeshua as Savior and Lord.
  • Megiddo: What do the artifacts indicate? We can learn a lot from archaeology. Why was this a major trade route?
  • Biblical Archaeology Video: Ted Wright tells us the role of archeology when it comes to apologetics. What is the importance?
  • Mosaic Covenant: What is the covenant that was created between God and Israel? Find out the facts and the terms of this covenant.
  • Adamic Covenant: Why was this covenant important to the history of mankind? Find out the results of this agreement.
  • Ancient Mesopotamia: Archaeology has shed light on the great military civilizations of ancient Mesopotamia and their ultimate impact on law and culture.
  • Karnak Temple: The Karnak Temple is one of the most incredible ruins of the ancient world. What is the significance?
  • Saint Luke: For Acts the confirmation of historicity is overwhelming. Any attempt to reject its basic historicity must now appear absurd.
  • Hazor: What have we learned from the archaeological digs in the Tel Hazor area? What do we know about the early days of this city?
  • Bible Contradictions: To be fair, I knew I needed to analyze my list of alleged Bible errors according to traditional rules of logic and reason.
  • Basics of Archaeology Video: Stream this short video clip now. What are the basics of biblical archaeology? Is archaeology just treasure hunting or compelling evidence for truth?
  • Importance of the Dead Sea Scrolls Video: What does this discovery mean to the integrity of the ancient scriptures? Why are the Dead Sea Scrolls so important? Stream this short video and dig deeper now!
  • Messianic Prophecy: Examine some of the predictions found in the ancient texts of the Jewish people.
  • Origin Of The Bible: How can we know that the Bible translations we read today are the same as the originals?
  • Inspiration of Scripture: How does inspiration of the Bible work? Why is it an important concept to understand? Discover the facts here.
  • How Does Prophecy Work: Is it important? The Bible contains over 1,000 prophecies, 668 of which have been fulfilled, with none proven wrong.
  • Giza Plateau: Learn about this area of Egypt and what can be seen here. What are the significant things to see and what impact did they have in history?
  • Pontius Pilate Video: Randall Niles reads from Pilate's dedication stone to Tiberias at Caesarea on the Mediterranean Sea in Israel.
  • Ein Gedi: What is the significance of this biblical location? What can we learn from the archaeology discovered here?
  • General Epistles: What is the purpose of these New Testament book? Who wrote them and what message do they bring?
  • How to Understand the Bible: Are there tips that can help me understand what the Bible means? Is it difficult to comprehend?
  • Four Gospels: Why are there four books that are called the Gospels? Discover the uniqueness of each.
  • The Epistles of Paul: Why is it essential to study these letters written by Paul? Discover the purpose of them and read summaries.
  • The Book of Revelation: Why is it important to see Jesus in the book of Revelation? What is His purpose throughout the book?
  • Bible Manuscripts Video: How do you tell how old a manuscript is? How can you date it? Josh will discuss several methods used in dating manuscripts.
  • Acts of the Apostles: What is the purpose of this book of the Bible? Read a summary here and understand its purpose in the overall Bible.
  • Al Khazneh: What is the significance of the breath-taking treasury in Petra? What is the history? Discover for yourself here.
  • Sea of Galilee Video: Randall Niles scans the shoreline near Ancient Genesar Harbor during a major drought in 2008.
  • Bible Translations: Study five of the major versions of the Bible and history that impacted each. What are their distinctives?
  • Tabgha Video: A View of the Sea of Galilee above Tabgha. Randall Niles looks out from the hillside where the masses listened to Jesus teach.
  • Qumran Caves Video: The Caves at Qumran above the Dead Sea in Israel. Randall Niles views Cave 4 at Qumran, discovered in 1952. This is one of the famous caves where the Essenes hid the Jewish Scriptures during the first century.
  • Goshen: What makes this land unique? What important events took place in this area? Find out what archaeological significance it has.
  • Gospel Of John: Were there really divine underpinnings to all of these books? Could I really accept that these books were God-inspired?
  • Septuagint: A look at the Greek translation of the Hebrew scriptures conducted about 250 BC.
  • Palestinian Covenant: What is this agreement that God made with the Hebrew people as recorded in Deuteronomy 29 and 30:1-10?
  • Old Testament Survey: Why is the Old Testament important? What books are included and why is the message important? Find info here.
  • New Testament Survey: Why was the New Testament written? Where can I find a summary? Find helpful information here.
  • 10 Commandments: God delivered His law through the people of Israel and they've become the statutory basis for our laws ever since.
  • Biblical Archaeology: Numerous finds discovered throughout the Holy Land continue to point to an accurate biblical record.
  • Origin of the Bible Video: You have to see this short video clip on ancient manuscripts and how they were created! Check out how many manuscripts of the New Testament have been found! It will blow your mind!
  • New Covenant: This covenant is the act of God giving grace to reconcile man to Himself. What does it mean to you?
  • History Of The Bible: An ancient collection of writings, comprised of 66 separate books, written over approximately 1,600 years, by at least 40 distinct authors.
  • Bible Truth Video: What does the evidence of history, archaeology, and prophecy reveal about Biblical inspiration, trustworthiness, and authenticity?
  • Is the Bible True Video: What does the evidence of history, archaeology, and prophecy reveal about Biblical inspiration, trustworthiness, and authenticity? You gotta watch this short video clip.
  • Who Wrote The Bible: A vital question that deserves serious investigation. An examination of the biblical texts and compelling evidence for divine inspiration.
  • Is The Bible True?: Review the evidence for this remarkable book of antiquity. Was it really inspired by God? What is prophecy all about?

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