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The Book of the Ages - Into Thy Word Ministries
Is the Bible important? Have you ever wondered what the Bible’s influence has been on you, personally, whether you read it daily or not at all?
Outlining the different Genres types of Literature - Into Thy Word Ministries
Be aware of the different ‘Genres’[types of literature such as poetry verse narrative] of Scripture. The Bible is not one "book"; it is a "library" of sixty-six books that were written over a period of more than a 1,500 years by many different authors.
Genres in the Bible - Into Thy Word Ministries
What Are the Types of Literature Genres in the Bible? The Bible is literature, as is any book, filled with many kinds or types of language. It has Law, History, Wisdom, Poetry, Gospel, Epistles, Prophecy, and Apocalyptic Literature. The Bible is not one book; it is a library of sixty-six books that were written over a period of more than 1,500 years by many different authors.
The Reason for the Exegetical Method - Into Thy Word Ministries
The basics of understanding Bible Study methods, how to learn from and about God’s Word is basically simple, do it. But what we do not want to do is do it bad or erroneous. The science and art of exegesis or exegetical method is not meant to be scary, but...
Exegetical Bible Study Methods - Into Thy Word Ministries
This curriculum is designed to teach you how to study the Bible with the tools a good pastor would learn to use in a top level seminary.
Exegetical Bible Study
Introductory seminary level methods on how to exegete the Bible for researching and developing original sermons, preparing more insightful Bible studies, research papers and commentaries.
Inductive Bible Study
Inductive Bible Study Methods! All the tools you need to do your own Inductive Bible Study or lead one! - Printable formats PDF's at the bottom of this page, which you can distribute!
Inductive Bible Study Basics - Into Thy Word Ministries
This is the ten (10) Question Inductive Approach. We use 10 essential questions that you use to examine and interview the Bible to pull out all the rich nuggets of information for knowing and living and application. The primary purpose of this method is to teach you how to study His Word in a logical, clear, and concise way.
THE CHART - Into Thy Word Ministries
Here is the Bible Chart for using the Inductive Bible Study method. Here you can write down and record all of your observations, what your have learned, your questions, and even make a commitment on what you will do with the information from God's most precious Word! Feel free to make copies of this for your personal use; more are available in our book, Into Thy Word!