Practicing theological interpretation : engaging biblical texts for faith and formation / Joel B. Green.
By: Green, Joel BMaterial type: TextSeries: Theological explorations for the church catholic: Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baker Academic, c2011Description: xiv, 146 p. ; 22 cmISBN: 9780801039638 (pbk.); 0801039630 (pbk.)Subject(s): Bible -- Hermeneutics | Bible -- Theology | Wesley, John, 1703-1791LOC classification: BS476 | .G724 2011
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-140) and indexes.
Living faithfully in exile : who reads the Bible well? -- Neglecting widows and serving the word? : "history" and theological interpretation -- Scripture and classical Christology : the "rule of faith" and theological interpretation -- John Wesley, Wesleyans, and theological interpretation : learning from a premodern interpreter.
Joel Green demonstrates both the practice of theological interpretation and the fruitfulness of this approach to reading biblical texts, providing students with helpful ways of wrestling with knotty interpretive issues. He also explores how theological inquiry can coexist with rigorous academic study of the Bible. --from publisher description
10/2012 21.99 (16.49)