He Gave Us Stories
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Stories are among the primary means God uses to reveal his truth to us in Scripture. The Old Testament is filled with stories: Noah and the ark, Daniel in the lions' den, Ruth and Boaz-stories of great men and women of God. What does God want us to learn from these stories? Is there more to them than meets the eye? Richard L. Pratt says yes, and he carefully outlines a method for grasping the wisdom of these ageless narratives. Beginning with the role of the Holy Spirit, he sets forth a three-step process of biblical interpretation.
:Explains how to grasp and apply the timeless truths in Old Testament narratives.
Richard Pratt (Th.D. in Old Testament Studies, Harvard University) is the president of Third Millennium Ministries. He is Adjunct Professor of Old Testament at Reformed Theological Seminary, Orlando, and also has taught courses at the Jackson and Charlotte campuses. He is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America, and travels extensively world wide to evangelize and teach. Dr. Pratt is the general editor of the NIV Spirit of the Reformation Study Bible and a translator for the New Living Translation. He has also authored numerous books, including: Pray with Your Eyes Open, Every Thought Captive, Designed for Dignity, He Gave Us Stories, The Mentor Commentary on 1 & 2 Chronicles and the Holman Commentary on 1 & 2 Corinthians.