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By Diane G. Chen

after we flip to God’s note for encouragement, tips, and guide, widely used verses usually are evoked. Our institutions with those verses are approximately automated, and so they convenience us.

How can we recognize, even though, if we're utilizing those verses to intend what they intended to their unique audiences? Diane Chen’s enable Me extra in their attractiveness See bargains 8 examples of ways cognizance to the ancient and literary settings can defend opposed to taking a textual content out of context, deliver out its remodeling strength in higher size, and support us observe Scripture thoroughly in our day-by-day lives. on the finish of every bankruptcy, extra readings and mirrored image questions are supplied for private examine or workforce discussion.

Diane G. Chen (Ph.D., Fuller Theological Seminary) is affiliate Professor of recent testomony at Palmer Theological Seminary of japanese collage in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania. She is the writer of God as Father in Luke-Acts and is a contributor to a approaching lectionary remark sequence eager about the topic of social justice. She specifically enjoys writing articles and books that make biblical scholarship intellectually obtainable and spiritually edifying to the laity. She is a member of Narberth Presbyterian Church in Narberth, Pennsylvania, the place she is lively in its educating ministry for adults. sooner than that, she taught Sunday university for a few years before everything Evangelical Church in Glendale, California.

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