Grasping the Genre of Your Text
The Bible is a work of literary brilliance best understood when the multi-faceted nature of its genres is fully appreciated. As you learn to identify and read these different genres you will comprehend the whole biblical message in a more accurate and transformative way. This workshop is designed to teach you how to do just that! Outline the literary genres of the biblical books and discover how to read each one according to its unique style. Learn how to avoid interpretative pitfalls and common misconceptions with simple instruction on genre. Leave equipped to better grasp the meaning of Scripture and apply it correctly in a meaningful way. This practical, hands-on workshop is for any one who desires to clearly understand the Bible by grasping the genres of each text. Taught by Whitney Woollard at Verity Forum 2016, for the handouts visit our website at VerityFellowship.org and select Events.