070 9 Rules of Biblical Interpretation

Nine Rules of Biblical Interpretation


For today's episode, I'm going to talk about the nine rules of biblical interpretation to help you better evaluate how preachers are operating when you hear them teach the Word of God.

These rules are really everything when it comes to understanding and interpreting the Bible so if you're having trouble reading the Bible for yourself, or if you're hearing Bible teaching and something doesn't feel right, just go over this list of nine biblical interpretation rules.

Let's go bigger, better, and deeper in this episode! Be enlightened, and serve God by rightly delivering His gospel.

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Episode Highlights:

1. Introduction [0:00]
2. The grammatical historical interpretation [2:14]
3. The context principle [5:53]
4. The scripture interprets the scripture principle [10:01]
5. The accommodation principle [12:42]
6. The single-interpretation principle [14:21]
a. Sensus plenior [17:15]
7. The harmony of scripture principle [21:37]
8. The grammatical principle [22:40]
9. The historical background principle [25:24]
10. The abiding principle [28:35]

Biblical References:

● John 10:9
● Matthew 26:26
● John 3:36
● 1 Timothy 2:3
● 1 Timothy 2:4
● Revelation 22:2
● Galatians 3:16
● The Book of Exodus
● 1 John 3:15
● Deuteronomy 23:13
● Deuteronomy 23:14

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