Must I Learn How to Interpret the Bible?

February 5, 2019 - This article demonstrates the importance of studying and considering how we interpret the Bible by providing twelve guidelines for determining whether or not a text is normative to us today.

The Chicago Statement on Biblical Hermeneutics

February 1, 2019 - An official statement on hermeneutics from the International Council on Biblical Inerrancy in 1982.

Hermeneutics of New Perspective on Paul

January 30, 2019 - An analysis of the hermeneutics of the 'new perspective on Paul' and their relationship to traditional hermeneutics.

Modern Linguistics Versus Traditional Hermeneutics

January 30, 2019 - An analysis of the similarities and differences between modern linguistics and traditional, grammatical-historical hermeneutics.

Biblical Theology and the Analogy of Faith

January 26, 2019 - Fascinating article critiquing the analogy of faith and arguing that it actually undermines the principle of "Sola Scriptura".

Hermeneutics and The Theological Task

January 26, 2019 - This article addresses the misuse and proper use of the analogy of faith in hermeneutics cautioning against the abuse of this principle which would undermine a gramatico-historical interpretation.

Current Hermeneutical Trends: Toward Explanation or Obfuscation?

January 25, 2019 - A call to clarify definitions of words like "Hermeneutics", "Meaning", and "Exegesis" for the sake of greater clarity. He also points out a shift in focus from the Bible as divinely inspired, understandable, and helpful to a skeptical cynicism.

Redrawing the Line Between Hermeneutics and Application

January 25, 2019 - An article arguing that, in leaving the grammatico-historical principles, the New Hermeneutic has made application part of the Hermeneutic process "thereby confusing definitions of hermeneutics, exegesis, meaning, and interpretation"

Story Behind Postmodern Biblical Interpretation

January 25, 2019 - A look at the historical and philosophical underpinnings of postmodern biblical interpretation.

The Hermeneutics of Christ-Centered Preaching

November 19, 2018 - Wonderful introduction to cristo-telic hermeneutics specifically as opposed to christo-centric hermenuetics.

A Short History of the Interpretation of the Bible

June 30, 2018 - Helpful introduction considering how Biblical interpretation has developed and changed over time.