Education or Imitation?: Bible Interpretation for Dummies Like You and Me

Overview

The earthly ministry of Jesus was all about rightly interpreting and applying God's Word.
We can do the same. No special training required.
In fact, right interpretation of Scripture, followed by right application, is the primary way that Christians are to be like God.
This is not an issue of education. It's an issue of imitation.
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Overview

The earthly ministry of Jesus was all about rightly interpreting and applying God's Word.
We can do the same. No special training required.
In fact, right interpretation of Scripture, followed by right application, is the primary way that Christians are to be like God.
This is not an issue of education. It's an issue of imitation.
The example of Jesus' life shows us how.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781936760411
  • Publisher: Cruciform Press
  • Publication date: 1/28/2012
  • Pages: 110
  • Product dimensions: 5.06 (w) x 7.81 (h) x 0.23 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Why Interpretation Matters in Everything 5

What You Don't Know Can Kill You

Chapter 2 From the Garden to a Grainfield 23

A Brief History of Bad Interpretation

Chapter 3 Jesus the Intepreter 41

Interpretation Is More about Imitation than Education

Chapter 4 From Interpretation to Application 57

Jesus, the Pharisees and the Sabbath

Chapter 5 From Me-ology to Theology 73

Recognizing the Obstacles to Interpretation

More books from Cruciform Press 94

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