Scriptures, Value ofSee also God, Knowledge about; Scriptures, Study oflaw of the Lord is perfect, converting the soul, Ps. 19:7.To the law and to the testimony, Isa. 8:20 (2 Ne. 18:20).live … by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God, Matt. 4:4.Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, Matt. 22:29 (Mark 12:24).They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear, Luke 16:29.scriptures … are they which testify of me, John 5:39.things were written … for our learning, Rom. 15:4.All scripture is given … for doctrine … for instruction, 2 Tim. 3:16.prophecy came not … of man: but holy men of God spake, 2 Pet. 1:21.records … were desirable; yea, even of great worth, 1 Ne. 5:21 (2 Ne. 33:3).These last records … establish the truth of the first, 1 Ne. 13:40.all scriptures … for our profit, 1 Ne. 19:23.shall bring my people unto salvation, 2 Ne. 3:15.writeth them for the learning and the profit of my children, 2 Ne. 4:15.they are of worth unto the children of men, 2 Ne. 25:8.language had become corrupted … no records, Omni 1:17.read and understand of his mysteries, Mosiah 1:5.brought them to the knowledge of their God, Alma 37:8.word of Christ, which will point … to eternal bliss, Alma 37:44.word of God … lead the man of Christ, Hel. 3:29.scriptures … leadeth them to faith, Hel. 15:7.These words are not of men nor of man, D&C 18:34.Proving … the holy scriptures are true, D&C 20:11.holy scriptures are given of me for your instruction, D&C 33:16.Bible and the Book of Mormon, in the which is the fulness of the gospel, D&C 42:12.scripture … power of God unto salvation, D&C 68:4.treasure up … and it shall be given you in the very hour, D&C 84:85.treasureth up my word, shall not be deceived, JS—M 1:37.See also Deut. 17:19; D&C 138:11.