Scripture and Its Interpretation: A Global, Ecumenical Introduction to the Bible

Top notch biblical scholars from around the world and from various Christian traditions offer a fulsome yet readable introduction to the Bible and its interpretation The book concisely introduces the Old and New Testaments and related topics and examines a wide variety of historical and contemporary interpretive approaches, including African, African American, Asian, andTop notch biblical scholars from around the world and from various Christian traditions offer a fulsome yet readable introduction to the Bible and its interpretation The book concisely introduces the Old and New Testaments and related topics and examines a wide variety of historical and contemporary interpretive approaches, including African, African American, Asian, and Latino streams Contributors include N T Wright, M Daniel Carroll R Stephen Fowl, Joel Green, Michael Holmes, Edith Humphrey, Christopher Rowland, and K K Yeo, among others Questions for reflection and discussion, an annotated bibliography, and a glossary are included.
Scripture and Its Interpretation A Global Ecumenical Introduction to the Bible Top notch biblical scholars from around the world and from various Christian traditions offer a fulsome yet readable introduction to the Bible and its interpretation The book concisely introduces the

  • Title: Scripture and Its Interpretation: A Global, Ecumenical Introduction to the Bible
  • Author: Michael J Gorman
  • ISBN: 9780801098390
  • Page: 278
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Scripture and Its Interpretation A Global, Ecumenical Scripture and Its Interpretation A Global, Ecumenical Introduction to the Bible Michael J Gorman on FREE shipping on qualifying offers Top notch biblical scholars from around the world and from various Christian traditions offer a fulsome yet readable introduction to the Bible and its interpretation The book concisely introduces the Old and New Testaments and related topics Number in Scripture Its Supernatural Design and Spiritual Number in Scripture Its Supernatural Design and Spiritual Significance E W Bullinger on FREE shipping on qualifying offers Reprint of Edition Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software An invaluable guide to the study of bible numerology My Scripture Studies For six days work may be done, but on the seventh day there is a sabbath of complete rest, a holy convocation You shall not do any work it is a sabbath to the LORD in all your dwellings. Church fathers on Scripture PeaceByJesus Church fathers on Scripture Preface The following compilations of quotes below from the ancient writers, and commentary which immediately follows it, are from the work of Jason Engwer, who is not me, but supplied by permission, and is offered here for non commercial fair use. Biblical infallibility Biblical infallibility is the belief that what the Bible says regarding matters of faith and Christian practice is wholly useful and true It is the belief that the Bible is completely trustworthy as a guide to salvation and the life of faith and will not fail to accomplish its purpose. What the Bible says about its own inerrancy and inspiration Biblical inerrancy What the Bible says about its own inerrancy Sponsored link. Number in Scripture by E.W Bullinger Bible Believers Its Supernatural Design and Spiritual Significance by E.W Bullinger Number in Scripture Its Supernatural Design and Spiritual Significance by E W Bullinger Sola scriptura Sola Scriptura Latin by scripture alone is a theological doctrine held by some Christian denominations that the Christian scriptures are the sole infallible citation needed rule of faith and practice. While the scriptures meaning is mediated through many kinds of secondary authority, such as the ordinary teaching offices of a denominated church, the ecumenical creeds, the councils of Can the Orthodox Presbyterian Church Be Saved The General Assembly In an effort to clarify the confusion engendered by its decision in the Kinnaird case in , the OPC General Assembly, consisting of about commissioners the denomination claims , members , voted, after some hesitation, to reaffirm the doctrine of justification as articulated in the th century Westminster Standards. Scripture Index Working Preacher Working Preacher is a ministry brought to you by Luther Seminary The Working Preacher team believes that God uses good biblical preaching to change lives We have enlisted hundreds of friends biblical scholars, theologians, homileticians and pastors dedicated to the craft of biblical preaching to provide you timely, compelling and trustworthy content.

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    1. Scripture and Its Interpretation: A Global, Ecumenical Introduction to the Bible edited by Michael J. Gorman is a tour de force collection of introductory essays aimed to familiarize readers with the Christian Bible form a historical and hermeneutical perspective. The book includes essays by an extraordinary group of contributors from around the globe, including representation from four major theological traditions: Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant, and Pentecostal (p. xx). The scope of the book i [...]

    2. I am unaware of a resource of precisely this kind. I read it in its entirety, carefully over the course of a week or so, and was deeply impressed with its helpfulness in regards to informing the lay person on a tremendous breadth of scholarly discussion and ecumenical insight into Scripture. The articles are written simply, and cover very basic material, so that specialists will uncover nothing new in the articles pertaining to their own areas of expertise. But, this is not the point of the book [...]

    3. Actually, watch for an "official" review of this on Englewood Review. But, for now, let me suggest this as a great overview of the idea of Scripture (not contents). Three parts: The Bible (think of the book--background, reception, etc); The Interpretation of the Bible in Various Traditions and Cultures (multiple chapters covering Protestant, Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Pentecostal, Modern, Postmodern, and more); and, The Bible and Contemporary Christian Existence (Spirituality, Ethics, Politics, C [...]

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