This gives some good insight into how the parable of Jesus have been read throughout history and good background material The weakness was in the limited interaction with the actual parables. Parables Make Up One Third Of Jesus Speech In The New Testament In This Volume, Richard Lischer Provides An Expert Guide To These Parables And Proposes An Important Distinction Between Reading And Interpreting The ParablesEmphasizing The Importance Of Reading The Parables Versus Interpreting Them, Lischer Asserts That Reading Offers A Kind Of Breathing Space To Explore Historical, Literary, Theological, And Socio Political Dimensions Of The Parables And Their Various Meanings, Whereas Interpreting Implies An Expert And Critical Position That Must Be DefendedIn This Volume, Lischer Lays Out Four Theories For Reading ParablesParables Obscure TruthParables Teach Many TruthsParables Teach One Truth AndParables Undermine The Truth Ultimately, He Concludes That Biblical Parables Undermine Dominant Myths Called The Truth To Shine Light On The Truth That Is Jesus, God S Presence With Us
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- 240 pages
- Reading the Parables
- Richard Lischer
- 09 May 2017 Richard Lischer