By Scot McKnight
Most Bible commentaries take us on a one-way journey from the 20th century to the 1st century. yet they depart us there, assuming that we will be able to by some means make the go back trip on our personal. In different phrases, they specialise in the unique which means of the passage yet do not talk about its modern software. the knowledge they give is effective -- however the task is simply part performed! The NIV program remark sequence is helping us with either halves of the interpretive activity. This new and precise sequence indicates readers the best way to carry an historical message into glossy context. It explains not just what the Bible potential but in addition the way it can communicate powerfully today.
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