How to Read the Bible 03 Philosophy of Language
A talk from the Theopolis Course: How to Read the Bible - In the first intensive class offered by Theopolis Institute, scholar-in-residence James Jordan gave a series of lectures on “How to Read the Bible.” He discusses the importance of hearing the word, reading in the church, faulty rules of hermeneutics, reading the bible musically, reading for the details, reading for the big picture, and many other helpful topics. Peter Leithart delivered a series of lectures on the nature of language and the importance of the work of Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy. This class will transform your reading of the Bible and will enhance your vision of the scriptures as you see them through new eyes.
Peter Leithart received an A.B. in English and History from Hillsdale College in 1981, and a Master of Arts in Religion and a Master of Theology from Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia in 1986 and 1987. In 1998 he received his Ph.D. at the University of Cambridge in England. He has served in two pastorates: He was pastor of Reformed Heritage Presbyterian Church (now Trinity Presbyterian... read more