Equip yourself to understand God's Word! This informative guide will help you master the time-tested principles of biblical interpretation at the heart of evangelical theology. Discover how a solid understanding of the historical, grammatical, and contextual settings of Scripture can illuminate truths as relevant today as they were thousands of years ago. 368 pages, softcover from Kregel.
Words...grammar...syntax...context--all of these elements form the basis for hermeneutics, the principles and practice of interpreting works of literature. Here is a set of written tools and guidelines for an accurate interpretation and understanding of Scripture. Topics covered include: A history of interpretation and the various hermeneutical traditions in Christian history; An examination of dispensational hermeneutics in the early church; The importance of the doctrine of inerrancy in Bible interpretation; and Understanding symbols and types in biblical prophecy.