Tag Archives: Rules of Interpretation

Daily Bible Nugget #640, John 10:11

The Nugget: John 10:11  I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd giveth his life for the sheep. My Comment: The Bible plainly tells us that Jesus died for our sins. There are many, especially those of the Muslim faith, … Continue reading

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Getting honest and being serious about interpreting the Bible in context (by Michael Heiser)

The following is perhaps the most insightful discussion of interpreting the Bible in context I have ever read. I think John Flannery’s comment below Michael Heiser’s article is the most insightful response of all. John Flannery wrote: I always enjoy … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #112, 2 Timothy 2:15

The Nugget 2 Timothy 2:15 Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. My Comment To be a workman that doesn’t need to be ashamed, we must … Continue reading

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How to correctly interpret the Bible

If someone disagrees with my interpretation of the Bible and says “That’s your interpretation,” I simply respond, “It certainly is. Have you a better interpretation to offer?” There are some very straightforward, common sense “Rules of Interpretation” that are valid … Continue reading

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