The Bible is the best selling book every year. There are many people
who have a Bible in their home. You can find them in the drawers of average hotel rooms. With all this popularity, it seems strange that such a popular book would be difficult to understand, but it is. Many people have a Bible in their home for good luck, or in hopes that they will receive the blessings of God. If God had intended for the Bible to simply be a good luck charm, why would He have given us a book? The Bible tells us why the Bible was written… "All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:" II Timothy 3:16
In a previous post, I wrote￼ about why people don't like the Bible. Most people do not like things they cannot understand. People avoid what they can't comprehend, especially when there is no hope of grasping it. I believe that not understanding the Bible is one of the reasons people do not like it. Why is it so difficult to understand? By analysing the answers to this question, I hope to bring new light and to give you a renewed interest in this immortal book. Read the rest of the article…
Is it possible, that the reason you may not like the Bible, is because you have trouble understanding it?
Many people find that when they try to read the Holy Bible, they have difficulty understanding it. II Peter 3:16 "As also in all his epistles, speaking in them of these things; in which are some things hard to be understood, which they that are unlearned and unstable wrest, as they do also the other scriptures, unto their own destruction."