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Questions regarding Hebrew, Greek, or Aramaic idioms in the Biblical text and how they should be interpreted in light of the historical cultural or the canonical context.
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A word occuring only once within a given context such as the works of an author or a single text. In Biblical Studies, the "context" is taken to be either the Hebrew Bible in its entirety, or the Gree…
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Questions about Jewish practice and interpretation as related to biblical texts.
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Questions about the minor prophet book of Joel or the prophet. The book contains several last days prophecies.
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Question regarding the non-writing prophet, Elisha. He was the successor to Elijah. His actions are recorded in 1 and 2 Kings.
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The historical-grammatical interpretation method involves attempting to discover the author's intent in a biblical passage by studying its grammar, syntax, literary genre, and textual and historical c…
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The second book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel in the Old Testament.
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The Apostle Paul's second letter to the Thessalonians.
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The New Living Translation of the Holy Bible (either the 1996 or the 2004 edition).
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Questions about the languages used by biblical figures, as distinct from translation questions.
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The fixed and authoritative written form of the Hebrew Scriptures.
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The book of Ruth tells the story of a Moabite who remains loyal to her Jewish family. Ruth is the grandmother of King David.
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Biblical texts addressing human sexuality.
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Questions about the translation, meaning or usage of specific words or phrases in the field of hermeneutics or in the Biblical texts themselves.
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the portable center of worship used by Israel during the 40 years in the desert (and in the land until the temple was built).
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The first book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel in the Old Testament.
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Investigation of the origin of a particular text and the historical context in which it was created. Sometimes called "higher criticism".
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The book of Jonah, the story of a reluctant prophet who was sent to prophecy against Nineveh and ended up in the belly of a fish when he tried to flee from the job.
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Questions about either the person or the book of the Old Testament minor prophet Habakkuk.
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Either the person or the book of the Old Testament minor prophet Amos.
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God's covenants with individuals (e.g. Abraham) and nations (e.g. Israel at Sinai, other nations mentioned in the books of the prophets).
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Questions about what happens when we die. See also [tag:heaven].