Just as silver that has been properly refined, is free from impurity, so is God’s word. And as if that analogy wasn’t enough, he says that it is like silver that has gone through that refining process seven times! As you may well be aware of, the number seven in the bible is significant. That number wasn’t chosen arbitrarily, but is perfectly fitting, being the number that represents completeness and perfection.
If truth is to have any ultimate meaning, it must be objective. If you want to hold to the idea that truth is relative, that’s your prerogative. However, if you say truth is relative, then your assertions don’t really carry any weight, or have any foundation. Since truth is objective, I say that a truth claim is by nature exclusive, because it forbids the possibility that what contradicts it is true.Read more "Whatever Is True"