8 Scripture Series 8 2008 Interpreting Scripture

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Published on June 12, 2008

Author: johnallan

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The eighth lecture in John Allan's series on The Inspiration and Authority of Scripture for Torchbearer Bible Schools. How can we be sure we are interpreting Scripture properly?

The Interpretation of Scripture Tauernhof spring school 2008

Seven ways to get it wildly wrong… Ignoring context Illegitimate extensions Reading it `mystically’ Building big doctrines on small verses Altering the meaning to fit our ideas Reading in ideas the text doesn’t contain Picking and choosing passages

Ignoring context

Illegitimate extensions

Reading it `mystically’

Building big doctrines on small verses

Altering the meaning to fit our ideas

Reading in ideas the text doesn’t contain

Picking and choosing passages

OBSERVATION APPLICATION INTERPRETATION

What does it say? What does it mean to me? What does it mean?

Observing Understand the words Appreciate the style Investigate the background Notice the details Check out the context

Understand the words

Appreciate the style

Investigate the background

Notice the details

Check out the context

Interpreting Start with the obvious sense Look for the author’s intention Concentrate on what you understand Compare Scripture with Scripture Look for Christ

Start with the obvious sense

Look for the author’s intention

Concentrate on what you understand

Compare Scripture with Scripture

Look for Christ

Applying What have I learned about Jesus and God? What have I learned to cause shame? What have I learned about trusting him more? Is there a promise to claim? Kuhatschek’s pyramid

the pyramid… specific general broader circumcision keeping law meat to idols association with paganism effort to win salvation link with evil

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