Biblical Interpretation

Have Tongues Ceased? (1 Cor 13:8-13)

Apologetics Live episode 161 When will the gift of tongues end? Paul provides the answer, but so many break the rules of interpretation to try to say that the text says what the text does not say. Andrew explains 1 Corinthians 13:8-13 in detail to answer the question. Some try to disagree, but the walking…

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Ep.75 Did David rape Bathsheba and does it matter?

Ep.75 Did David rape Bathsheba and does it matter? In this episode, Ekkie and Nathaniel speak about the recent interpretation of 2 Samuel accusing David of rape. Did David rape Bathsheba? Does it matter? How should we approach this text and what are the implications of our interpretation.

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Common Christian Cliches

Theology Throw Down episode 10 The differ Christian podcasters of the Christian Podcast Community discuss some of the common Christian cliches. They were groups as those not found anywhere in Scripture and those are are form Scripture. In Scripture nowhere: “Hate the sin, love the sinner?” “God helps those who help themselves.” “God doesn’t give…

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Rewind: Rules for Interpreting Instructional Literature

Rapp Report Daily episode 65 The easiest type of literature for interpreting Scripture is instructional literature.  This is where we will get most of our doctrine from.  This form of literature is found in most of the letters in the New Testament.

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Rewind: Rules for Interpreting Prophetic Literature

Rapp Report Daily episode 64 Prophetic literature is one of the most difficult types of literature in Scripture to interpret.  Therefore must be handled carefully.  Most of the prophetic literature is dealing with history that has really been fulfilled.  In the unfulfilled prophecies, one must remember that they are often thumbnail sketches and not as…

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