Video from The Deeper Journey with Frank Viola
"It is my observation that even though we have more bible translations than we've ever had in history and we have more mediums of the scripture than we've ever had in history smartphones ipads, iphones online bibles I mean you name it kindles whatever that the literacy rate the scriptural knowledge level among god's people is probably the poorest it's ever been since Gutenberg. My sense is that people just don't read the scriptures and hence don't know the scriptures and that's a tragedy because Jesus said my words are spirit and life and the scriptures are inspired by god and they're good for our instruction. So I want to read these to you if you don't have a bible fine if you do have a bible I'm not going to go slow let's start in Isaiah 53 and this is all preface to what I have in my heart to share with you tonight Isaiah 53 verse 3, he was despised and forsaken of man a man of sorrows and acquainted with grief and like one from whom men hid their face he was despised and we did not esteem him note that Jesus here in this prophecy..." from the transcript
"FRANK VIOLA is a bestselling author, A-list blogger, and popular conference speaker.
His ministry is known as “The Deeper Journey.”
Viola’s mission is to help serious followers of Jesus know their Lord more deeply so they can experience real transformation and make a lasting impact." from his website: Frank Viola Author