An excellent resource that will help anyone learn how to interpret the Bible faithfully and accurately.
Condensed from Robert Palmer's larger work, 40 Questions About Interpreting the Bible, this seven-chapter study provides a brief, accurate, and affordable resource for individuals, churches, or small groups. Palmer knows how to write for the everyday reader who just wants answers that can be understood.
Understanding the Bible will help you know why proper interpretation of the Bible is cruicial for a correct understanding of the Scripture's meaning and give you background to the various issues involved in biblical interpretation. Combining readability with scholarly accuracy, this book will help you truly know how to read the Bible and make sense of its message.
"Understanding the Bible" will help anyone learn how to interpret the Bible for themselves. Plummer walks the reader through improving interpretation skills, using books and tools for interpretation, and determining the meaning of a biblical text.