He is not the God of the Bible

“Beware of manufacturing a God of your own: a God who is all mercy, but not just; a God who is all love, but not holy; a God who as a heaven for every body, but a hell for none; a God who can allow good and bad to be side by side in time, but will make no distinction between good and broad in eternity. Such a God is an idol of your own, as truly an idol as any snake or crocodile in an Egyptian temple. The hands of your own fancy and sentimentality have made him. He is not the God of the Bible, and beside the God of the Bible there is no God at all.”

J.C. Ryle

About Steve Rebus

Christian, Blind photographer, husband, plays guitar and drums. Loves researching accessible apps and technology.

5 Responses to “He is not the God of the Bible”

  1. Amen.

  2. Powerful thoughts for meditation, Steve. Thanks for sharing.

  3. Very powerful thought that truely invokes some deep prayer on how we really see God. Thank you for sharing this.

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