Hermeneutics: The art & science of biblical interpretation
Every Sunday until March 6, 2023
12:30pm – 2:00pmCategory: Adult Christian Education | Coordinator: David Ellis
Nine session class starting Sunday, January 29 from 12:30-2:00pm. ACC Office -- 22-07 Astoria Blvd (basement). Instructors: David Ellis & JC Cha. To sign up click here.
The purpose of the class is to equip participants with basic tools and knowledge that will aid them in understanding scripture. The class will cover the nature of scripture and basic principles of interpretation and then explore distinct characteristics of the main genres of biblical literature – historical narrative, the New Testament epistles, the gospels, parables, Old Testament law, the psalms, wisdom literature, the Old Testament prophets, and apocalyptic literature.
There is no charge for the class. The material will be helpful for adults and advanced high schoolers. Participants are invited to bring their lunch with them to class.