[ noun ] (religion,Bible,writing) the sacred writings of the Christian religion
"he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
Used in print(Schubert Ogden, Christ Without Myth....)
But , as Scripture everywhere reminds us , God does have need of his creatures , and the church , a_fortiori , can ill afford to do without the talents with which the world , by God 's providence , presents it .(Jaroslav Pelikan, The Shape of Death: life, death and...)
For ' God had not rained ' , says the Scripture , before man was made , ' and there was no man to till the earth ' .(Louis Zara, Dark Rider....)
Probably , as in Scriptures , a still , small voice would whisper .