Recognizing and Interpreting Synecdoches

Hits: 9[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts page.] Introduction Both literature and the spoken word abound with figures of speech—words or phrases that are used to mean something other than their normal or literal meanings. Figures of speech are actually…

Getting the Most from Your Bible

Hits: 6[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 1 page.] The Bible is a unique book. Of the millions of books that have been written, it alone is from God. While it is the revelation of God’s mind to men,…

The “New Hermeneutics”

Hits: 28[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts  page.] Introduction Hermeneutics is a word created from the name of Hermes, a god of Greek mythology, who served as interpreter for the other gods, especially Jupiter. Thus, hermeneutics refers to the science…

The “I Am” Claims of Jesus In John’s Gospel Account

Hits: 49[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts  page.] Introduction The study of figures of speech employed by the inspired writers is engrossing, fascinating, and rewarding to the serious student. Figurative language enriches the meaning of various concepts beyond that which…

Realized Eschatology and Exposition of Daniel 12

Hits: 103[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts page.] Some Preliminary Considerations To mutilate some lines from Shakespeare’s Sonnet 43, “By how many names do we know thee? Let us count the names:” “Kingism,” “AD 70 Theology,” “Realized Eschatology,” “Preterism,” “Covenant…