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short history of the interpretation of the Bible.

Robert McQueen Grant

short history of the interpretation of the Bible.

by Robert McQueen Grant

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMacmillan paperbacks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS500 .G7 1963
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5890699M
    LC Control Number63025042
    OCLC/WorldCa383590

    For two millennia, Christians have accepted the importance of the Bible as sacred Scripture, and for as many years they have struggled to comprehend its meaning. Over the centuries the church has expressed the centrality of Scripture in numerous ways, and Christians have studied and interpreted the Bible in a wide variety of faithful approaches. The History of Interpretation and Current Approaches To The Bible Biblical Interpretation through the Centuries. The Bible is essentially a book of salvation. Its concern is God’s relationship with man, and man’s relationship with God. As such evangelicals refer to its infallibility and inerrancy.

    The book of Ruth is the Narrative of a love story, yet also has some important Genealogy. The timeline of this book is intertwined during the period of the Judges. The author was anonymous but some believe it was perhaps written by Samuel the prophet; however, it is . The Book of Joshua. Joshua - And it came to pass, when Joshua was by Jericho, that he lifted up his eyes and looked, and, behold, there stood a man over against him with his sword drawn in his hand: and Joshua went unto him, and said unto him, [Art] thou for us, or for our adversaries? Joshua - And he said, Nay; but [as] captain of the host of the LORD am I now come.

    He is the man who in produced the very first study Bible — a Bible with explanatory notes.3 He gave a literal interpretation to Ezekiel 38 concluding that these chapters prophesy that Russia, together with specified allies, will invade Israel in the end times. Commenting on this interpretation, he stated, “I don’t understand it. The book tells of the creation, followed by the rebellion of our first Another rebellion against God’s commands is stopped by the introduction of different languages. The rest of the book is the early history of the Jewish nation (also called the Israelites or the children of File Size: KB.


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Short history of the interpretation of the Bible by Robert McQueen Grant Download PDF EPUB FB2

A SHORT HISTORY OF THE INTERPRETATION OF THE BIBLE, written by Robert M. Grant and published in and later revised with David Tracy is the standard history of the different ways in which the Bible has been interpreted since the days of the early Church to the mid to late twentieth century.

Beginning with how Jesus and New Testament authors Cited by: A Short History of the Interpretation of the Bible [Grant, Robert M., Tracy, David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Short History of the Interpretation of the Bible5/5(1). A modern liberal scholar takes a look at the history of Bible interpretation.

It is probably a history that the average Christian doesn't know about. The author finds Jesus' interpretation of the OT similar to other rabbis of His day, but with some differences/5.

Get this from a library. A short history of the interpretation of the Bible. [Robert M Grant; David Tracy]. The 5 Shortest Books of the Bible, in Order. Theological Interpretation of the Bible Today Theological Interpretation of the Scriptures in the Church: Prospect and Retrospect Notes Select English Bibliography Index Preface to the First Edition Fifteen years ago, when this book appeared as The Bible in the Church, American concern for the history of interpretation.

Fifteen years ago, when this book appeared as The Bible in the Church, American concern for the history of interpretation was not so widespread as it has come to be since s for this reason, among others, it now seems advisable to make some changes as the book goes forth again.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Introduction --Jesus and the Old Testament --Paul and the Old Testament --The Old Testament in the New --The Bible in the second century --The school of Alexandria --The school of Antioch --The authoritative interpretation --The Bible in the Middle Ages --The Bible and the Reformation --The rise.

A Brief History of Biblical Interpretation The history of the interpretation of the Bible is a long and involved one.

For many centuries people have approached the Scriptures supposing that it should be interpreted literally whenever possible, or that one ought to look deeper than the surface meaning to find its true spiritual center.

A SHORT HISTORY OF THE INTERPRETATION OF THE BIBLE, written by Robert M. Grant and published in and later revised with David Tracy is the standard history of the different ways in which the Bible has been interpreted since the days of the early Church to the mid to late twentieth century/5(4).

A Short History of the Interpretation of the Bible By Robert Grant; David Tracy Fortress Press, Read preview Overview Cultural Interpretation: Reorienting New Testament Criticism By Brian K.

Blount Fortress Press, A Short History of the Interpretation of the Bible | David Tracy, Robert McQueen Grant | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Sacred Scripture: A Short History of Interpretation - eBook () by Richard N. Soulen Hear about sales, receive special offers & more.

You can unsubscribe at any : Ebook. A Short History of the Interpretation of the Bible (Book): Grant, Robert M.: The book represents the kind of collaboration that one wishes could go on all the time.

Here, in other words, the interdependence of two specializations (biblical and philsophical theology) is made explicit in both theory and in. A brief history of the life of Christ.

Gospel of St. Mark A brief history of the life of Christ, supplying some incidents omitted by St. Matthew. Gospel of St.

Luke The history of the life of Christ, with especial reference to his most important acts and discourses. Gospel of St. John. "The book represents the kind of collaboration that one wishes could go on all the time.

Here, in other words, the interdependence of two specializations (biblical and philsophical theology) is made explicit in both theory and in reflection on scriptures.".

Commonweal"This book was originally published about twenty years ago and then unfortunately went out of print. This book examines the principal methods which Christians have used to interpret the Bible, with attention to their effect on the life and thought of the Church. Its concern is with the times at which significantly new developments took place--beginning with the interpretation of.

In this introductory history, Soulen explores how Christian understandings of the Bible have changed and developed throughout the centuriesand provides basic explanations.

pages, softcover from Westminster John Knox. Sacred Scripture: A Short History of Pages: Spoiler alert: the shortest book of the Bible is 3 John, just about words long in its original Greek language.

The Bible is a pretty long book, and that might give the impression that every book of the Bible is long, too. But g ood news. Not every book of the Bible is so long.

It has some tiny documents in it. nterest in the history of biblical interpretation is rising among students of the Bible, churchhistory,tsfrom scholars of premodern and ancient gener- ations are increasingly valued in dialogue with contemporary explorations into the.

The fact is that in some periods of Christian history people actually found as many as seven entirely different meanings in a given passage of Scripture. Read this way, the Bible can be made to say anything that you want to imagine! The interpretation of the Bible (or any piece of literature, for that matter), is called hermeneutics.The issue of history is thus unavoidable when it comes to reading the Bible.

Volume 4 of the Scripture and Hermeneutics Series looks at how history has dominated biblical studies under the guise of historical criticism. This book explores ways in which different views of history influence interpretation.INTERPRETATION.

in-tur-pre-ta'-shun: 1. General Principles: Is a generic term and may refer to any work of literature. Referred specifically to the sacred Scriptures, the science of interpretation is generally known as hermeneutics, while the practical application of the principles of this science is exegesis.