How to Interpret the Bible Correctly, Part 1
In this video, Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr. introduces the topic of Biblical hermeneutics to participants in the 2013 West Angeles Church monthly seminar on Christian Apologetics. He defines "Biblical Hermeneutics" as the science and art of interpreting the Bible. The discipline helps believers to truly understand what God has said to us in his Word. Enjoy this teaching presentation, and press the archive button below for additional Bible study content. Lecture notes to this presentation are available below.
How to Interpret the Bible Correctly, Part 2
In this video, Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr. continues his discussion of Biblical hermeneutics . This second video focuses on the topic of genre, a term that refers to different types or varieties of literature. The Bible contains narratives, parables, Wisdom literature, poetry, letters, apocalyptic literature, and other genres. These genres all have separate rules of interpretation that must be understood to interpret the Bible correctly. Lecture notes to this presentation are available below.