Theology For Life

I am slowing working through John Walton’s Old Testament Theology for Christians: From Ancient Context to Enduring Belief. In the first chapter, he addresses the relationship between interpretation and authority. “A...

It’s been a while. We have a new addition to our household, but more on that later. I just wanted to reblog this post I found on the importance of historical...

As you might be able to tell from my previous post, my approach to Bible study does not take a path that is conventional by any means in most evangelical churches....

The word “hermeneutics” is derived from the Greek word that means “to interpret.” It the science and art of interpretation, with its own set of rules and principles. You may not...

It is no longer possible to assume that when readers are trying to figure out the “meaning” of a text, the “meaning” they are looking for is what the author intended...