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How To Read Your Bible 2
How To Read Your Bible 2
How To Read Your Bible 2
How To Read Your Bible 2
How To Read Your Bible 2
How To Read Your Bible 2
How To Read Your Bible 2
How To Read Your Bible 2
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How To Read Your Bible 2

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A model to assist church member in reading the bible.

A model to assist church member in reading the bible.

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  • 1. How to read your bible? Basic model of tri-layered meanings
  • 2. Actor Layer <ul><li>What the actors meant and how they understood one another? </li></ul>What did Jesus mean when he spoke? How did his disciples or adversaries understood him ?
  • 3. Author Layer <ul><li>What is the intended meaning of the author when he writes the text? </li></ul>How the author of gospel of John intended his text to be understood by his audience or readers?
  • 4. Personal Layer <ul><li>How we understand and apply the meanings of the text? </li></ul>How do I understand what the gospel is and how I should preach it?
  • 5. I am the way, the truth and the life. Life? Truth? He is truth? Actor Layer gospel letter I am the way, the truth and the life. Life? Truth? He is truth? Actors’ Layer Corinthians Colossians Author Layer bible Personal Layer gospel letter I am the way, the truth and the life. Life? Truth? He is truth? Actors’ Layer Corinthians Colossians
  • 6. Current Weaknesses in Teaching bible Authors’ Layer Personal Layer Personal Experience as Context of Interpretation and Understanding bible gospel letter I am the way, the truth and the life. Life? Truth? He is truth? Actors’ Layer Corinthians Colossians
  • 7. Inability to Change &amp; Challenge
  • 8. Challenging Lives &amp; World

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