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By Luke Brad Bobo,Clarence Dewitt Agan III

examining an old publication just like the Bible may be an intimidating job. expectantly, this publication will demystify or make easier the duty of Biblical interpretation for the layperson (or seminarian) via a convenient and noteworthy acronym 'SCAR'--where S capability sitting with the textual content to hear the Biblical author's phrases over and over; the place C capacity the literary and cultural-historical contexts; the place a method research; and at last, the place R capability God's Redemptive treatment. Readers are handled to a couple available idea in the back of Biblical interpretation partially 1 and examples partly 2, the place SCAR is utilized on to previous testomony and New testomony texts.

God has printed himself at the pages of Scripture. He has printed himself simply because he desires to be jealously and desperately recognized; so, my prayer for you is this small e-book besides the genuine Biblical Interpreter, the Holy Spirit, will enormously and patiently escort you during this exercise so you fall extra in love with our attractive and gracious God who is aware and loves you in detail. and will your transforming into and maturing love for him present itself on your unwavering obedience to him.

"With this article, Dr. Bobo has performed a superb carrier to people who starvation, thirst or simply ask yourself what the Bible is all approximately. Luke's remarkable burden to aid and take care of others crystallizes during this paintings of educational compassion. i'm so thankful for Luke's first-class writing and Christ-like example."
--Mike Higgins, Dean of scholars, Covenant Theological Seminary; Senior Pastor, South urban Church

"Dr. Luke Bobo's A Layperson's consultant to Biblical Interpretation is a profound, principled, sensible, and, at many issues, own primer that would motivate exegetes within the pulpit and the pew to discover the valuable fact of the Bible extra successfully. . . . this beneficial advisor will assuage the fears, sharpen the focal point, and give a boost to the religion of starting or complex scholars of the Bible who wish to draw nearer in head, center, and hand to the single the Bible publicizes as either author and Redeemer."
--T. D. Stubblefield, Senior Pastor-Teacher, First Baptist Church, Chesterfield, Missouri

Luke Bobo serves because the Director of source and Curriculum improvement for Made to Flourish (see He previously labored because the Curriculum Director and Resident Theologian for Biblical enterprise education (Chesterfield, MO) and as an affiliate Professor and division Chair for Lindenwood college (St. Charles, MO) within the school's Christian Ministry stories application. sooner than Lindenwood, Luke served as Assistant Dean for either the Francis A. Schaeffer Institute and adolescence In Ministry Institute at Covenant Theological Seminary. in the course of June 2007, he traveled to Goiania, Goias in Brazil to evangelise and to talk at the value of contextualizing the gospel. Dr. Bobo holds a PhD in Judaic Studies/Rabbinic Andragogy from the collage of Missouri-St. Louis. He holds a grasp of Divinity from Covenant Theological Seminary (St. Louis, MO); a MS in electric and laptop Engineering from the collage of Missouri-Columbia; and a BS in electric Engineering from the college of Kansas, Lawrence. Dr. Bobo labored as an electric Engineer for fifteen years ahead of his paintings with the Institutes at Covenant. he's the writer of Living Salty and Light-filled Lives within the office

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