This widely acclaimed text unfolds the principles of responsible interpretation to provide a better understanding of both the meaning of the Bible at the time it was written, and for us today. Using easily accessible language rather than technical jargon, it explains the differences among the various biblical literary genres such as Old Testament narratives, Law, the Epistles, Gospels, Parables, Psalms, Prophecy, etc., and helps readers grasp the rich literary dimensions of the Bible. Prized as a guidebook for helping readers understand the factors that can make all the difference in enjoying and appreciating the Bible, this book has been used around the world via many translations to help turn potential readers into actual readers, and puzzled readers into more confident readers of God's Word. By explaining simply and clearly the rules for accurate, respectful reading of the various parts of the Bible, the authors give the reader insights that will ever after help bring the Bible alive and allow its message to be heard.
- Type: Paperback (Reprinted)
- Category: Books > Bible Languages/Tools
- ISBN / UPC: 9780310246046/0310246040
- Publish Date: 11/1/2003
- Item No: 26563
- Vendor: Zondervan