4th Thursday (June)
Bible Study tips, translations, inductive, & exegesis
June 22, 2023
How do you read the Bible? Or study it? The team shared some Bible study tools & tips
“The Entire New Testament in 14 Days - or Less” from Mike:
Included in one file with three pages:
The Purpose and Reason
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.