How to Read Different Parts
of the Bible

How to Understand Story Literature in the Old Testament

"How Do We Read the Old Testament Stories Well?" 

"What Were the Old Testament Writers Wanting to Accomplish?" 

"How Do We in the Church Hear the Old Testament Stories Differently than the Original Audience?" 

"Why Have the Old Testament Stories Stood the Test of Time?" 

"How Do We Read the Difficult Stories of the Old Testament" 

 

How to Read the Old Testament Law

"How to Read the Old Testament Law Well."

"How Our Context Affects Our Reading of the Bible."

"How Do We Read the Law Well" 

"Numbers and Deuteronomy in the Story of the Bible" 

"How Do Christians Read the Law as God's Word to Us" 

"The Intersection Between the Law and Presence of God" 

"Holiness in Leviticus & Today" 

 

How to Read Poetry & Wisdom Literature of the Old Testament

"What Makes the Psalms So Important?" 

"The Figurative Language in Psalms" 

"Ways to Read the Psalms Well"

"The Different Kinds of Psalms" 

"The Literary Dynamics of Psalms" 

"Placing the Psalms in Your Everyday Life"

 

How to Understand the Prophets in the Old Testament

"The Prophets in the Big Picture Story of the Old Testament"

"Prophets in the Divided Kingdoms" 

"Prophets and Their Place in the Bible" 

"The 8th Century Prophets" 

 "Prophets in the United Kingdoms" 

"Categorizing the Prophets" 

 

More to come soon!

 
 
 

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Dr. George Guthrie serves as the Benjamin W. Perry Professor of Bible at Union University in Jackson, TN.

Dr. George Guthrie serves as the Benjamin W. Perry Professor of Bible at Union University in Jackson, TN.

 

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A Few of Dr. Guthrie's Books