b'Invitation to Biblical InterpretationExploring the Hermeneutical Triad of History, Literature, and TheologySECOND EDITIONAndreas J. Kstenberger with Richard D. PattersonINVITATION TO THEOLOGICAL STUDIES An authoritative guide to accurately interpreting and applying Gods WordI nthissecondeditionofInvitationtoBiblical Interpretation, Andreas Kstenberger leads the reader step-by-stepthroughtheprocessofinterpretingand applying Gods Word.Theprimaryprincipleisthehermeneuticaltriad, which consists of history, literature, and theology. Readers are equipped to explore the historical background of a biblical passage, analyze its literary genre and features, and derive its theological meaning in light of the bibli-cal canon. Numerous examples are provided throughout to illustrate the concepts. A concluding chapter provides direction on practical application, preaching, and helpful tools for Bible study.Additional features include key words and definitions at the end of each chapter, study questions, and practi-cal exercises for applying the material. An appendix lists numerousresourcesforBiblestudy,includingrecom-mended commentaries for every book of the Bible.The second edition updates these resources, as well as the sources cited throughout, and includes a new chapter on the Old Testament canon. Instructors, students, pastors, and anyone who desires to interpret Scripture accurately will find this volume to be an indispensable addition to their library.Andreas J. Kstenberger is research professor of New Testament and biblical theology and director of the Center forBiblicalStudiesatMidwesternBaptistTheological Seminary.Richard D. Patterson is distinguished professor emeri-tus at Liberty University.RELATED TITLESUNIQUE SELLING POINTS The updated and revised edition of a978-0-8254-4676-4$51.99widely recognized and utilized work on theHardback7.5 x 9.25704 pagesappropriate and correct understanding ofBiblical Studies / Exegesis & Gods Word Hermeneutics An authoritative and broadly endorsedKregel AcademicRights: Worldwork by a renowned biblical scholar September 29, 2020For the Love of The Hermeneutics of the Ideal textbook for students of biblical inter- ISBN 978-0-8254-4676-4Gods Word Biblical Writers pretation, incorporating study questions, 978-0-8254-4336-7$36.99 978-0-8254-4324-4$23.99 key words, extensive documentation, and practical exercises 9 780825 44676418 www.kregel.com'