Issues In Hermeneutics
(Also available on DVD1-20120121, CD3-20051224-164000.).
|01 Grammatico Historical Method||Dispensational Hermeneutics: The Grammatico-Historical Method |
What makes someone a dispensationalist? While many view Dispensationalism as a mere theological system, this assessment is inaccurate. In actuality, Dispensationalism has more to do with commitment to a particular hermeneutic then it does to adherence to a theological model. The Dispensational theological system arises out of a hermeneutic rather than from a theology imposed upon Scripture. The purpose of this paper is to describe this hermeneutic and explain how Dispensationalism is its natural by-product. [68 minutes]
|02 Matter Of Genre||Dispensational Hermeneutics: The Matter of Genre |
Despite the fact that genre can be a helpful device in interpreting Scripture, today's evangelicals have pushed the concept too far. Today, genre is often used as an excuse for suspending the ordinary rules of hermeneutics. [69 minutes]