There's a false dichomoty between history and _____
What are two ways the stories are shapped in scripture?
1. repition 2. ommission
Give an example where the story is emphasized over the history and allegoried?
"David and Goliah ""we are all like David"""
What are the 3 levels of OT narrative?
1. single narriative 2. purupose for Isreal 3. Purpose within G's overall plan
Prophets were covenant ______ _______
"When intterpreting prophesy, consider _____"
main point in the original context
Coventntal tend to emphasize _____ fulfillment and dispentsationalist emaphsize _____
Give an example of definititive non-literal fulfillemtn
Matt 11 John the Baptist was Elijah
What is telescoping in prophesy?
double rerefence of a prophesy.
What is an example of telescoping?
"Lk 18:19 - ""Day of vengence of our God."""
The bible is full of _____
"How do we understand ""My god, My god"" as God's word?"
God approves of it
"What is meant by the ""inspiration of literary artiface""?"
the affect of the text is important. God breathed the poetry itself.
Name 2 common features of Hebrew poetry
What is Krugels definition of paralellism?
"A, what's more B"
"What kind of paralell? Ps 111:16 ""He has shown his people the power of his works, giving the lands of other nations"""
"What kind of parellel? Prov 11:20 ""Lord hates those with evil hears, but is pleased with those are are innocent"""
"What kind of parallel? Isa 40:9 ""You who bring to tidings to Zion, go up a mount, lift up your voice"""
What is a sense unit?
still talking about the same thing in a parallelism.
What is the general procedure for inpterpreting Psalms and poetry?
"1) what is main point in light of form, sense unit, context 2) What is the affect of the point 3) What Is the connection with us down through history"
What are 2 special cases of poetry?
1) Messianic 2) Imprecatory
What is the main procedure with Messianic Psalms?
understand what they meant in original context
What is an imprecatory Psalm?
curses and prayers for retailiation against enemies
Give an example of an imprevactory Pslam
"Ps 137 ""dashes them against the rocks"""
What are 3 characteristic of wisdom?
1) Practical 2) Dependence on G 3) Rooted in creation theology
Quote Prov 9:10
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of Wisdom
What is a proverb?
a brief statement of truth designed to be memorable
Proverbs are not _____
legal guranteess from God
What's an example of exnteded allegory?
Eccl 12 - old age
What is the main theme of Ecclesiastes?
meaningless and vanity in life
What is the key verse in Eccl?
Ecl 12:13-14 (end)
What is main theme in job?
Who is man to judge God (Job 38) / Success/reward not always punishment or reward
What are 3 cautions on wisdom?
1. absolutizing single statements 2. mistunderstanding terminology 3. emphasizing negative sections too much
What is a 'fool' in wisdom literature?
"unebliever, selfish, indulgent whims"
What are 4 hermentical principle for wisdom literarure from Osborne?
1. Note the form 2. is context imp 3. is hyperbole 4. Find analogy for obscure passage
"What is the nature of the ""Gospel"" form"
Retelling for a purpose
"_____ is telling orderly, _____ is more styliszed"
What is the main point of Jesus caliming the storm?
to answer question: who is Jesus?
What is the danger of intrperting when J calmed the storm?
"to read like a personallzed parable, J calms storms in your life"
Name 3 forms a parable takes
"1) story 2) Proverb 3) similies ""I send use a sheep amost the wolves"""
Parables may not hit us with full impact because we don't live ______
"simple, earthly lives"
What is the primary purpose of a parable?
impact the hearer
"BY ______ a parable, people can destroy it"
What are points of reference in a parable?
identifycation of listeners and main characeters in the parable
What's an example of a reversal of expectation parable?
What are 2 things the parables teach?
1) Kingdom escatology 2) Kingdom ethics
What are 2 fallacies with intepreting parables?
2) allegorizing (e.g. Augustine's good Samaritan) 2) Moralizing (single point only)
What can parables have more than one point?
when there is more than one frame of reference
What are the 8 procudure for NT parable?
1. note context 2. allow 2 affect u 3. experience it 4. Determine frames of refernce 5. Determine main points 6. Relate it to the message of the gospel it's in 7. Apply to similar situations in modern life 8. preach it holisticlally
What's an example of a 3 poitn parable?
prodigal son (father/prodigal/older brother)
What's an example of a 2 point parable?
good samaritan. You have the samaritan and the religious people.