Focuses on concepts important to exploring and discovering the meaning of Scripture.
Looks at some of the major ways interpreters have identified and described the meaning of Scripture.
Explores the ways in which Christians throughout the ages have attributed different types and numbers of meaning to biblical passages.
Focuses on hermeneutical strategies that help reveal the original meaning of Scripture.
Suggests approaches to application that make the original meaning of Scripture relevant for modern audiences.
Explores the ways Old Testament faith developed through the great epochs of history, and explains how these developments impact our application of Scripture.
Explores how the new covenant in Christ should guide the ways we apply all of Scripture to our own day.
Looks at how the cultural dimensions of Scripture affects our application of the Bible to the modern world.
Looks at how we should apply Scripture to others and to ourselves as individual people.
Surveys the circumstances that gave rise to Paul’s letters to the Colossians, Philemon, the Ephesians and the Philippians.
Examines Paul’s response to the heretical teachings that introduced the veneration of lesser spiritual beings into Christian worship.
Examines how Paul designed Ephesians to teach Christians how to build, maintain and thrive in God’s kingdom.
Paul wrote Philemon for a favor, asking Philemon to reconcile himself to Onesimus.
Examines Paul’s letter of hope and encouragement for the times of persecution and distress he and the Philippians faced.
Explores Paul’s theology, how his beliefs related to his ministry as well as his central theological outlooks.