Reading The Bible With Richard Hooker by Daniel Eppley

Full Title: Reading The Bible With Richard Hooker
Author/Editor(s): Daniel Eppley
ISBN: 1506410782, 9781506410784
Publisher: Fortress Press
Published Place: Minneapolis
Published/Copyright Year: 2016
Language: English
Physical Description: 24 cm
Number of pages: 307 (xxxviii, 307 pages)
Bible > Hermeneutics
Bible > Criticism, Interpretation, Etc > History
Anglican Communion > Doctrines
Church History
Hooker, Richard, > 1553 Or 1554-1600

Scoundrels and Fools: Biblical Hermeneutics in Elizabethan England
The Puritan Othello: Shakespeare and Hooker on the Dangers of Certainty
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt: Private and Public Reason in Hooker's Hermeneutic
Dissent without Disloyalty: The Role of Private Interpretation of Scripture in Hooker's Public Hermeneutic
Reasons of the Heart: Hermeneutics and Assurance
Synopsis of Othello.
Many of the divisions facing Christians today include disagreements over the interpretation of Scripture. These disagreements arise not only regarding the meaning of particular biblical passages, but also involve different approaches to determining how the meaning of Scripture is discerned. Such disagreement over the interpretation of Scripture is nothing new. Insights available from past efforts to resolve disputes over interpretation can be a valuable resource for modern efforts to facilitate intra-Christian dialogue. This study elucidates the biblical hermeneutic championed by Richard Hooker, a formative figure of the Anglican tradition, to recommend it as a resource for modern Christians. In his approach to interpreting Scripture, Hooker recognizes the importance of both rational reflection and inspired insight while also treading a middle path that balances the respect due to interpretive authorities against the responsibilities of the individual conscience. These and other elements of Hooker's hermeneutic make it a valuable resource for those who seek to promote dialogue and reconciliation in a divided church.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBNPlus ID: COLA.BD24.108784-11-6233485
Other ID: 945181318(OCLC);919104287(OCLC)
Nature: Bibliographies
Form: Nonfiction
LC Call No: BS476 .E67 2016
Dewey Decimal: 220.6
Released Date: 20160718

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APA Style:
Eppley, D. (2016). Reading The Bible With Richard Hooker. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

MLA Style:
Eppley, Daniel. Reading The Bible With Richard Hooker. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2016. Print.

Chicago Style:
Eppley, Daniel. Reading The Bible With Richard Hooker. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2016.