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Bible Bookshelf: How to Interpret Scripture

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You may download the full lesson quarterly for studying How to Interpret Scripture from Amazon in Kindle format.  Main lesson authors are Frank M.Haseland Michael G. Hasel. You can order a paperback copy from the Adventist Book Center.

Frank M. Hasel, Ph.D., is an Associate Director of the Biblical Research Institute (BRI) at the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.

Bible Bookshelf: How to Interpret Scripture

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Michael G. Hasel, Ph.D., is Professor of Religion at Southern Adventist University and Director of the Institute of Archaeology and Lynn H. Wood Archaeological Museum.

The lesson authors have also written a stand-alone book for the Bible Bookshelf series, How to Interpret Scripture, as a companion to the 2020 Second Quarter lessons. It is available from Amazon in Paperback format and in Digital Kindle format.

(While you are at Amazon, you may want to try Amazon Prime – 30-Day Free Trial and get free 2-day shipping on most items plus other benefits.) You can also order the paper lesson in various formats from your Adventist Book Center (Call 1-800-765-6955).

Large Print and Teachers’ editions are available only at your local Adventist Book Center in paper format (shipping charges apply). You can download PDF files for each week’s lesson at the Adult Bible Study Guide site, including the regular Adult Lessons, Easy English, Teachers’ editions. Spanish lessons are under “Other Languages.”

Ellen White Notes for Interpreting Scripture, April, May, June of 2020, is the Pacific Press version of Ellen White notes. These are available in Paperback format from the Adventist Book Center.

Available Later: Sabbath School Lesson Comments by Ellen White on Interpreting Scripture, April, May, June of 2020, edited by J. L. Malmede VanAllen. Each 96-page eBook contains one full page of reading for each day – no fillers or advertising, additional references for further study, and much more.
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More Resources on Interpreting Scripture

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Recent Lessons

Note: Both versions of our lessons display nicely on most small screens. Our “Mobile” version (Mobile Verson), which links to BibleGateway, works better for some mobile devices. The main version, using Reftagger from Biblia.com works better for other mobile devices. So experiment and take your pick. (We’re interested in what works best for you. Write to us through our “Contact” link and be sure to tell us with what device you are accessing our lessons.) The Study References ( Lesson References ) include all related Scriptures and context for most EGW quotations.

This Quarter’s Study Contents: Interpreting Scripture

  1. The Uniqueness of the Bible • March 28-April 3 Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  2. The Origin and Nature of the Bible • April 4-10 Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  3. Jesus and the Apostles’ View of the Bible• Apr 11-17 Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  4. The Bible-The Authoritative Source of Our Theology •  Apr 18-24 Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  5. By Scripture Alone-Sola Scriptura • Apr 25 – May 1  Lesson References Mobile Verson
  6. Why is Interpretation Needed? • May 2 – 8 Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  7. Languages, Text, and Context • May 9 – 15 Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  8. Creation: Genesis as Foundation, Part 1 May 14 – 22 Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  9. Creation: Genesis as Foundation, Part 2 • May 21 – 29 Lesson References Mobile Verson
  10. The Bible as History • May 30- June 5 Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  11. The Bible and Prophecy• June 6 – 12 Lesson References  Mobile Verson
  12. Dealing With Difficult Passages• June 13 – 19  Lesson References Mobile Verson
  13. Living by the Word of God • June 20 – 26  Lesson References Mobile Verson

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