How to Understand and Apply the Old & New Testament Set
Naselli, Andrew D.;Derouchie, Jason S.
This book is for anyone who wants to learn how to observe carefully, understand accurately, evaluate fairly, feel appropriately, act rightly, and express faithfully God‚Äôs revealed Word, especially as embodied in the Old Testament.
- Follow an extensively field-tested twelve-step process to deepen understanding and shape theology (biblical, systematic, and practical). ‚Ä®
- Engage with numerous illustrations from Scripture that model these interpretive steps. ‚Ä®
- Learn how to track an author‚Äôs thought-flow, grasp the text‚Äôs message, and apply the ancient Word in this modern world, all in light of Christ‚Äôs redeeming work. ‚Ä®
Loaded with examples, practical answers, and recommended resources, the twelve chapters will empower believers to study, practice, and teach the Old Testament as Christian Scripture, understanding and applying it in ways that nurture hope in the gospel and magnify the Messiah. ‚Ä®
This comprehensive, conversational book is for anyone who wants to understand and apply the Bible—and the New Testament in particular—in a responsible, well–informed, and God–glorifying way. Naselli is an able guide, walking readers through a carefully field–tested twelve–stage interpretive process that pastors, scholars, teachers, and laypeople can use with benefit.
- Move from genre to textual criticism, take Greek grammar and literary context into account, and journey through the passage all the way to practical application.
- Learn how to track an author‚Äôs thought–flow, grasp the text‚Äôs message, and apply the ancient Word in this modern world, all in light of Christ‚Äôs redeeming work. ‚Ä®
- Go further in your studies using the extensive recommended resources for every step of the way.
With engaging illustrations and practical answers at their fingertips, readers will master the skills needed to deepen understanding and shape theology with confidence and wisdom. ‚Ä®