The Scriptures are Like Christ: Truly Divine and Truly Human

Even if you aren’t a Lutheran, and I am not, you might enjoy this:

The Holy Scripture is God’s Word, written and, so to speak, lettered and put into the form of letters (gebuchstabet und in Buchstaben gebildet), just as Christ, the eternal Word of God, is clothed in humanity. And men regard and treat the written Word of God in this world just as they do Christ. It is a worm and no book compared with other books. (Martin Luther, WA 48, 31 ; quoted in What Luther Says , p. 71)

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