Interpreting the Bible: Three Views

Blowers, Paul M.; Levenson, Jon D.; Wilken, Robert L.
August 1994
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1994, Issue 45, p40
Presents views on the 1993 report "The Interpretation of the Bible in the Church" by the Pontifical Biblical Commission of the Roman Catholic Church. Information on synchronic approaches which look at scriptural texts primarily as finished units or structures of discourse; Discussion of the theme of discernment in the document; Denunciation of fundamentalism in the report.


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