Books tagged: hermeneutics

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It's Easy to Understand the Bible. Techniques to Help You Read and Understand Scriptures.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
There is no reason to be frustrated when it comes to reading and understanding the Bible. Joshua teaches that there are a number of tools that we can utilize as we engage in the scriptures. This is an easy, no nonsense way to learn how to read the Bible. Even the seasoned Christian will be surprised at what they can gain from reading this book. Scriptures will come alive like never before.
A Novel Approach: The Significance of Story in Interpreting and Communicating Reality
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,850. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
True reality exists, despite every culture distorting it. All people arrive at some biased view of reality via the story in which and by which they live. Unfortunately the ultimate story of reality as revealed in the Bible is too often presented before the would-be evangelist is adequately aware of the hearer’s story.
Comments on Andrew Hollingsworth’s Paper (2016) Ecos of Meaning
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Exegesis & Hermeneutics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language
This essay comments on Andrew Hollingworth’s presentation at the annual meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society (2016) in San Antonio. His paper is subtitled Umberto Eco’s Semiotic Theory for Theological Hermeneutics. The category-based nested form is used to model features of Umberto Eco’s semiotic theory. These models are applied to an example.
Weaving the Text: The 70th Birthday Edition of the 1994 Dissertation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,280. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016 by James Hulbert. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
Jim Carpenter's 1994 dissertation, Weaving the Text, looks at his production of Hamlet from the previous year. Weaving the Text is the principal surviving document of his decades of collaboration and dialogue with his theatre students. It draws on pedagogical, hermeneutic, phenomenological, textual and acting theory -- but its focus is on the real-life experience of students and teacher.
How Should We Read the Bible? Interviews With Gordon Fee
Series: You're Included. Price: Free! Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Grace Communion International. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Exegesis & Hermeneutics
This e-book contains the edited transcript of three interviews done with Dr. Gordon D. Fee, a prolific New Testament scholar. He discusses the way that people read the Bible, the book of Revelation, and the important point that the Father is like the Son. God is not an angry man in the sky - he is like Jesus.
Confessing the Scriptural Christ against Modern Idolatry: Inspiration, Inerrancy, and Truth in Scientific and Biblical Conflict
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,700. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
The doctrine of Scripture determines precisely how theology is done and what authority theological statements—including those in sermons, dogmatic texts, and confessional writings—possess. At stake is nothing less than truth itself and the possibility of communicating the truth of Christ to mankind.
1st Peter: Living in Christ: Bible Study/Commentary Series
Price: Free! Words: 32,570. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / New Testament
Every Christian faces storms in life: Persecution, physical/emotional pain, broken dreams, conflicts, tensions and stress. Peter’s message, written and inspired by the Holy Spirit, offers good news to Christians. God has given us the power and strength to face any and every situation and the peace and calm all can know who have Christ as Lord.
The Southern Baptist Convention’s Use of Biblical Absolutism in the Defense of Slavery, and the Persecution of Women and Homosexuals
Price: Free! Words: 73,020. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Exegesis & Hermeneutics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Fundamentalism
This book explores how the Southern Baptist Convention has historically used a method of biblical interpretation for the purpose of discrimination against African Americans, women, and homosexuals.
Gambling, Religion, and the Bible - Reconciled Once and for All
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 by MakeRight Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
Ask just about any Christian today whether gambling is a sin, or at the least if gambling is a bad thing to be doing. Universally the believer will unflinchingly answer "Yes." As Jesus taught, the majority is almost always wrong.
God and Guns: Why I am Not a Pacifist - Defend Your Family! Kill Your Attackers in Christian Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016 by MakeRight Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
Pacifism is a rapidly growing weakness in the Body of Christ. Nothing pleases Satan more! Pacifism systematically weakens the church, culling believers out of the world early, and reducing Christians on earth. Today's churches often have women teaching men but it's not the women's fault. Men are no longer leaders. Men aren't Godly. The answers you need to become a real and Godly man are here.