Two New Booklets by Rob Plummer

Andy Naselli —  February 21, 2013 — Leave a comment

40_questionsThis book came out in 2010:

Robert L. Plummer. 40 Questions about Interpreting the Bible. 40 Questions Series. Grand Rapids: Kregel, 2010.

Rob has prepared two short, lay-friendly booklets (under 100 pages) that derive from his 40 Questions book:

1. The Story of Scripture: How We Got Our Bible and Why We Can Trust It. Grand Rapids: Kregel, 2013.

Contents:

  • Introduction 7
  • 1. The Nature and Purpose of the Bible 9
  • 2. The Organization of the Bible 19
  • 3. The Authorship of the Bible 29
  • 4. The Authority and Accuracy of the Bible 37
  • 5. The Textual History of the Bible 51
  • 6. The Canon of the Bible 63
  • 7. Modern Translations of the Bible 79

2. Understanding the Bible: A Guide to Reading Scripture with Clarity and Enjoyment. Grand Rapids: Kregel, 2013.

Contents:

  • Introduction 11
  • 1. The Importance of Biblical Interpretation 17
  • 2. General Principles for Interpreting the Bible 23
  • 3. Improving as an Interpreter of the Bible 31
  • 4. Helpful Books and Tools for Interpreting the Bible 37
  • 5. Determining the Meaning of a Biblical Text 47
  • 6. The Role of the Holy Spirit in Interpreting the Bible 57
  • 7. The Overarching Message of the Bible 69

Rob is a clear and evenhanded guide to foundational and complex interpretational issues.

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