The holy scriptures of the Old and New Testament are the word of God, 72 Tim. 3:16, 2 Pet. 1:19–21 the only rule of faith and obedience. 8Eph. 2:20, Rev. 22:18–19, Isa. 8 :20, Luke 16:29,31, Gal. 1:8–9, 2 Tim. 3:15–16