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Questions regarding the book of Daniel or the prophet. The book has both Aramaic and Hebrew sections and takes place at the beginning of the Babylonian Exile.
The Apostle Paul's epistle to the Galatians.
The Koine Greek translation of the Jewish Scriptures; often abbreviated "LXX".
Questions regarding the book of the prophet Ezekiel and the prophet himself.
The Apostle Paul's epistle to the Ephesians.
Questions related to the four canonical gospels-Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Questions may refer to narratives unique to a gospel or shared between gospels.
Questions investigating a text's meaning by discerning what its author intended it to mean.
1 Kings presents the biblical view of history of ancient Israel and Judah from the death of David to the release of his successor Jehoiachin from imprisonment in Babylon.
The study of the third person in the Trinity according to Christian theology. In Jewish theology, usually either the divine aspect of prophecy or the influence of God over the universe.
Judges is the seventh book of the Hebrew Bible and the second book of the Former Prophets.
The timing/ordering of biblical events, which are not always described in sequence. What happened when?
Paul's second (preserved) letter to the church in Corinth.
The creation of the world, described most prominently in Genesis 1-2; other creation traditions are scattered throughout the Hebrew Bible.
The book of Job is the story of a "righteous sufferer" (Job 1-2; 42) framing a set of dialogues (Job 3-41) in which Job's plight is debated.
Questions about King David, second king of Israel.
The set of letters written by the apostle Paul, as a corpus.
The immediate literary setting in which a text appears.
Questions regarding the concept of sin, its definitions, consequences, etc. However, questions regarding specific sins should be tagged under "law", "nt-commandments", etc.
Questions regarding the Last Days or End Times.
The study of the mechanisms by which an individual achieves salvation and the related belief systems.
Questions regarding the KJV translation of the Bible into English. Questions may include the 1611 translation or later editions.
Questions about the book of 2 Samuel. The book chronicles much of David's reign over the united kingdom of Israel. It was originally the second half of 1 Samuel, but was split when the Septuagint wa…
Questions about the book of Jeremiah or the prophet himself. Jeremiah lived through the Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem.
2 Kings presents the biblical view of history of ancient Israel and Judah from the death of David to the release of his successor Jehoiachin from imprisonment in Babylon.
Questions about the first letter of Paul to Timothy. Instead of being addressed to a church, this letter was addressed to Timothy, a convert of Paul's and a pastor (hence, why it's one of the pastora…
Questions about John's first letter. It contains both warnings about false teachers and spiritual themes about Jesus Christ.
The book of Joshua. Joshua was the successor of Moses and led the Israelites during the conquest of Canaan.
Examination of Metaphorical, Prophetic, and Mystical symbolism. However, figures-of-speech, or euphemisms, or word-study should be used separately.
The book of Proverbs, one of the wisdom books of the Tanakh (Hebrew bible). Many of the short sayings are attributed to Solomon.
Prophecy in the OT regarding the coming messiah.
Questions concerning how authors and speakers in the New Testament books quote or use parts of the Hebrew Bible.
Questions about Paul's letter to the church in Colossae.
Angels are supernatural or celestial beings that are intermediaries between God and people. Also referred to as messengers or the sons of God (bene elohim) in the Hebrew Bible.
The first patriarch -- see Genesis 12-25.
Understanding the culture which an author wrote for/to is often key to understanding a text's original meaning.
Questions about the general epistle of James.