The Resource Reading the Bible with giants : how 2000 years of Biblical interpretation can shed new light on old texts, David P. Parris., (ebook)

Reading the Bible with giants : how 2000 years of Biblical interpretation can shed new light on old texts, David P. Parris., (ebook)

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Reading the Bible with giants : how 2000 years of Biblical interpretation can shed new light on old texts
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Reading the Bible with giants
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how 2000 years of Biblical interpretation can shed new light on old texts
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David P. Parris.
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eng
Summary
Many readers of the Bible believe that interpreting the Scriptures well simply involves a two-way dialogue between themselves and the text. Implied in this view is the idea that we can simply jump over two thousand years of biblical interpretation. However, if we believe that God has been speaking through the Bible to devout believers throughout history it would seem that we should find a way to identify the insights they perceived in the text so that we can learn to read these sacred texts with them. Drawing on resources from Reception Theory, the goal of Reading the Bible with the Giants is to enable the contemporary reader to interpret the Bible in dialogue with those who have gone before us
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Parris, David P.
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220.609
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non fiction
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Reading the Bible with giants : how 2000 years of Biblical interpretation can shed new light on old texts, David P. Parris., (ebook)
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9781630879341
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MWT12316461
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Reading the Bible with giants : how 2000 years of Biblical interpretation can shed new light on old texts, David P. Parris., (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781630879341
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12316461
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12316461
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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