By W. Randolph Tate

Concentrating on the 3 'worlds' of biblical interpretation, the realm in the back of the textual content, the area of the textual content and the realm in entrance of the textual content, this ebook contains transparent reasons of many of the interpretive ways, supported by means of biblical examples.

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These works can be single or multivolume. Generally the entries are arranged according to word families. The treatment may range from the earliest usage to the usage in the biblical text and beyond. , III, ed. The Expanded Vine’s Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words. Minneapolis: Bethany House, 1984. Renn, Stephen D. Expository Dictionary of Bible Words: Word Studies for Key English Bible Words Based on the Hebrew and Greek Texts. : Hendrickson, 2005. Robertson, A. T. Word Pictures in the New Testament.

Do a word study on this word using some of the tools discussed in this chapter to see if you agree with either of the above translations. If the word means something else, how does this affect your understanding of the entire parable? 4. Read the short epistle of 1 Peter. The section 2:11–4:11 is a call to acceptable conduct in a variety of settings, even during times of unjust suffering. In light of this context, how should we interpret 2:24b (“by his wounds you have been healed”)? Suggestions for Further Reading Barr, James.

Word study books and lexicons. Word study books have a limited value for the student who does not know the biblical languages. When used with discrimination, they can supply useful information about specific words. These works can be single or multivolume. Generally the entries are arranged according to word families. The treatment may range from the earliest usage to the usage in the biblical text and beyond. , III, ed. The Expanded Vine’s Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words. Minneapolis: Bethany House, 1984.

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