All posts from “Hermeneutics”

If Your Hand Causes You to Sin...

October 3, 2008 12:00 AM

by Url Scaramanga I would like to thank Mr. Victor T. Cheney for recently sending me a copy of the second edition of his self-published pamphlet titled "Celibacy Guaranteed: For a Safe and Happy Future." Mr. Cheney has asked us...

Pop Quiz

February 25, 2008 12:00 AM

If you've already taken the quiz and gotten your score, post your comments below. How well did the quiz describe you? If you haven't already taken the quiz, now it's your turn. You can find "The Hermeneutics Quiz" here. Then...

John Ortberg Takes the Quiz

January 24, 2008 12:00 AM

As expected, the blog has been abuzz with people's opinions about Scot McKnight's hermeneutical quiz in the new issue of Leadership. Some of the heat is coming from the assumption - primarily by those who have not seen the quiz...

The Hermeneutics Quiz

January 21, 2008 12:00 AM

As you read this, the winter issue of Leadership is hitting mailboxes. One of the more provocative features of the issue will no doubt be a hermeneutics quiz created by Scot McKnight. The issue's theme is, "Is Our Gospel...

Out of Context: John Beukema

November 30, 2006 12:00 AM

"Ultimately, every text is about God. To focus constantly on the how can subtly influence our perspective of Scripture. For example, the awe-inspiring scene from Isaiah 6:1-4 should probably not become a sermon on 'How to Meet with God.'" -John...

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