Congregational Hermeneutics Paperback

How Do We Read?

by Andrew P. Rogers;


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Congregational Hermeneutics

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Despite many churches claiming that the Bible is highly significant for their doctrine and practice, questions about how we read the Bible are rarely made explicit. Based on ethnographic research in English churches, Congregational Hermeneutics explores this dissonance and moves beyond descriptions to propose ways of enriching hermeneutical practices in congregations. Characterised as hermeneutical apprenticeship, this is not just a matter of learning certain skills, but of cultivating hermeneutical virtues such as faithfulness, community, humility, confidence and courage. These virtues are given substance through looking at four broad themes that emerge from the analysis of congregational hermeneutics - tradition, practices, epistemology and mediation. Concluding with what hermeneutical apprenticeship might look like in practice, this book is constructively theological about what churches actually do with the Bible, and will be of interest to scholars, students and practitioners.

Congregational Hermeneutics by Andrew P. Rogers was published by Ashgate Publishing Group in December 2015. The ISBN for Congregational Hermeneutics is 9781409449898.

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Page last updated 3rd December 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherAshgate Publishing Group (December 2015)
EditionNew edition
Weight612g
Number of Pages288
Height234 mm
Width156 mm
ISBN9781409449898
ISBN-101409449890
Product Code4339964
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