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Grasping God's Word (Workbook)

J Scott DuvallJ Daniel Hays

Grasping God's Word (Workbook)

J Scott DuvallJ Daniel Hays

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A workbook to accompany the textbook on reading, interpreting, and applying the Bible for college students and other serious readers.

- Publisher Introduction. . . . 4 SECTION 1-Assignment Worksheets PART 1: How to Read the Book-Basic Tools 1. The Interpretive Journey.. . . . . 6 2. How to Read the Book-Sentences. . . 7 3. How to Read the Book-Paragraphs. . .. . . 17 4. How to Read the Book-Discourses .. . . . . 27 PART 2: Contexts-Now and Then 5. What Do We Bring to the Text? . .. . . 34 6. The Historical-Cultural Context . . . . .. 35 7. The Literary Context . .. . . 47 8. Word Studies . . . . 53 9. Bible Translations . . .. .. . 63 PART 3: Meaning and Application 10. Who Controls the Meaning?. .. . . . 66 11. Levels of Meaning . . .. . . 67 12. The Role of the Holy Spirit. .. . . . 71 13. Application. . . .. . 73 PART 4: The Interpretive Journey-New Testament 14. New Testament-Letters . .. . . . 80 15. New Testament-Gospels . .. . . . . 83 16. New Testament-Acts . . . . 87 17. New Testament-Revelation . . . . 89 PART 5: The Interpretive Journey-Old Testament 18. Old Testament-Narrative. .. . . . 96 19. Old Testament-Law . .. . . . 103 20. Old Testament-Poetry . .. . . . 113 21. Old Testament-Prophets . . 119 22. Old Testament-Wisdom . . . . 129 SECTION 2-Exegetical Paper The Exegetical Paper .. . . 137

- Publisher Helps college students, beginning seminary students, and other serious readers of Scripture learn how to read, interpret, and apply the BibleThis practical workbook contains numerous biblical examples and plenty of hands-on projects to guide students through the interpretive process. The text is arranged pedagogically and gives added attention to the application phase.Topics addressed include: * Basic tools on how to read the Bible* The general nature of the interpretive task* Issues related to who determines meaning and how to apply meaning* How to interpret and apply texts from specific genres of the Old Testament and New Testament

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About "Grasping God's Word (Workbook)"

A workbook to accompany the textbook on reading, interpreting, and applying the Bible for college students and other serious readers.
- Publisher

Introduction. . . . 4 SECTION 1-Assignment Worksheets PART 1: How to Read the Book-Basic Tools 1. The Interpretive Journey.. . . . . 6 2. How to Read the Book-Sentences. . . 7 3. How to Read the Book-Paragraphs. . .. . . 17 4. How to Read the Book-Discourses .. . . . . 27 PART 2: Contexts-Now and Then 5. What Do We Bring to the Text? . .. . . 34 6. The Historical-Cultural Context . . . . .. 35 7. The Literary Context . .. . . 47 8. Word Studies . . . . 53 9. Bible Translations . . .. .. . 63 PART 3: Meaning and Application 10. Who Controls the Meaning?. .. . . . 66 11. Levels of Meaning . . .. . . 67 12. The Role of the Holy Spirit. .. . . . 71 13. Application. . . .. . 73 PART 4: The Interpretive Journey-New Testament 14. New Testament-Letters . .. . . . 80 15. New Testament-Gospels . .. . . . . 83 16. New Testament-Acts . . . . 87 17. New Testament-Revelation . . . . 89 PART 5: The Interpretive Journey-Old Testament 18. Old Testament-Narrative. .. . . . 96 19. Old Testament-Law . .. . . . 103 20. Old Testament-Poetry . .. . . . 113 21. Old Testament-Prophets . . 119 22. Old Testament-Wisdom . . . . 129 SECTION 2-Exegetical Paper The Exegetical Paper .. . . 137
- Publisher

Helps college students, beginning seminary students, and other serious readers of Scripture learn how to read, interpret, and apply the BibleThis practical workbook contains numerous biblical examples and plenty of hands-on projects to guide students through the interpretive process. The text is arranged pedagogically and gives added attention to the application phase.Topics addressed include: * Basic tools on how to read the Bible* The general nature of the interpretive task* Issues related to who determines meaning and how to apply meaning* How to interpret and apply texts from specific genres of the Old Testament and New Testament
- Publisher

Meet the Authors

J Scott Duvall

Scott Duvall (Ph.D., Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) is dean of the Pruet School of Christian Studies and professor of New Testament at Ouachita Baptist University. He is the co-author with George H. Guthrie of Biblical Greek Exegesis: A Graded Approach to Learning Intermediate and Advanced Greek and with Terry G.Carter and J. Daniel Hays of the textbook Preaching God's Word: A Hands on Approach to Preparing, Developing and Delivering the Sermon and also Grasping God's Word; Dictionary of Biblical Prophecy and End Times and Journey into God's Word.. His most recent pubication is Experiencing God's Story of Life and Hope.
Koorong -Editorial Review.

J Daniel Hays

J. Daniel Hays ( PhD, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary) is the Elma Cobb Professor of Biblical Studies and chair of the Department of Biblical Studies at Ouachita Baptist University, where his educational specialty is Old Testament and biblical interpretation. He has published articles in Bible Review and Bibliotheca Sacra, as well as in the Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible, and with Terry G.Carter and J. Daniel Hays the textbook Preaching God's Word: A Hands on Approach to Preparing, Developing and Delivering the Sermon and also Grasping God's Word; Dictionary of Biblical Prophecy and End Times and Journey into God's Word.

Table Of Contents

  • Introduction... 4 Section 1--assignment Worksheets Part 1: How To Read The Book--basic Tools 1. The Interpretive Journey... 6 2. How To Read The Book--sentences... 7 3. How To Read The Book--paragraphs... 17 4. How To Read The Book--discourses ... 27 Part 2: Contexts--now And Then 5. What Do We Bring To The Text? . ... 34 6. The Historical-cultural Context ... 35 7. The Literary Context . ... 47 8. Word Studies ... 53 9. Bible Translations ... .. . 63 Part 3: Meaning And Application 10. Who Controls The Meaning?. ... 66 11. Levels Of Meaning ... 67 12. The Role Of The Holy Spirit. ... 71 13. Application... . 73 Part 4: The Interpretive Journey--new Testament 14. New Testament--letters . ... 80 15. New Testament--gospels . ... 83 16. New Testament--acts ... 87 17. New Testament--revelation ... 89 Part 5: The Interpretive Journey--old Testament 18. Old Testament--narrative. ... 96 19. Old Testament--law . ... 103 20. Old Testament--poetry . ... 113 21. Old Testament--prophets . . 119 22. Old Testament--wisdom ... 129 Section 2--exegetical Paper The Exegetical Paper ... 137

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  • Catalogue Code 168227
  • Product Code 0310243041
  • EAN 9780310243045
  • UPC 025986243043
  • Pages 160
  • Department Academic
  • Category Scripture
  • Sub-Category Hermeneutics
  • Publisher Zondervan
  • Publication Date Aug 2001
  • Dimensions 273 x 216 x 11 mm
  • Weight 0.454kg

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