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4th Thursday (June)

Bible Study tips, translations, inductive, & exegesis



June 22, 2023

Kettering, OH

How do you read the Bible?  Or study it? The team shared some Bible study tools & tips

Also recommend: Rose Book of Bible Charts 1 Rose Book of Bible Charts 2 Rose Book of Bible Charts 3 Chronology of the Old Testament The Annals of the World


“The Entire New Testament in 14 Days - or Less” from Mike:


Included in one file with three pages:

  1. The Spreadsheet

  2. The Purpose and Reason

  3. The Process

Download PDF • 3.81MB


Homework: shared example of common hermenuetic misteps from an article on universalism?

Inductive vs Deductive Bible study? Inductive Bible study moves from specific examples to general conclusions, ie expository. - vs - Deduction Bible study moves from general examples to specific conclusions, ie topical.

What is the difference? Exegesis (objective, placing yourself UNDER the authority of the Word, good) - vs - Eisegesis (subjective, placing yourself in authority OVER the Word, always bad)

2 Timothy 2:15 Be diligent to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be ashamed, accurately handling the word of truth. John 17:17 Sanctify them in the truth; Your word is truth.

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