By Merold Westphal

During this quantity, popular thinker Merold Westphal introduces present philosophical pondering on the topic of reading the Bible. spotting that no theology is totally freed from philosophical "contamination," he engages and mines modern hermeneutical concept in provider of the church. After delivering a ancient assessment of latest theories of interpretation, Westphal addresses postmodern hermeneutical concept, arguing that the relativity embraced there's not similar to the relativism within which "anything goes." fairly, Westphal encourages us to include the proliferation of interpretations in line with diverse views to be able to get on the richness of the biblical textual content.

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