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The Reliability of Scripture

All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness that the man of God may be adequate, equipped for every good work. (2 Timothy 3:16-17)
Inspired means “God breathed.” It is all from God! It is all reliable! It is inerrant and infallible and eternal. It is not inspired by men or demons! All Scripture refers to the Old and New Testaments.
It is Profitable (sufficient, beneficial, and productive). Teaching here speaks of content and not style of teaching. Reproof (carries the idea of rebuking in order to convict of misbehavior or false doctrine. Correction (restore something to its original and proper condition; In Greek literature it was used of setting upright an object that had fallen down or of helping a person back on their feet. Righteousness is godly living.

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