Details for Investigate and apply biblical data

This unit prepares students to investigate and interpret the Bible and communicate the message to the audience building on skills developed in Introduction to the Old and New Testament.

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: MINBIB501
  • Credit points: 10

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Unit Content


  1. Use Bible study tools to investigate the context of biblical texts:
    • Background studies
    • Genre studies
  2. Describe the principles of the biblical texts
  3. Apply the principles of the Bible in a contemporary context

Prescribed Text

  • Martin, L.R. Biblical Hermeneutics: Essential Keys for Interpreting the Bible. Miami, FL: Senda De Vida Publishers, 2011.

Please consult your instructor prior to purchasing any required text(s).

Representative References

  • Duvall, J.S. & Hays, J. D. Grasping God's Word: A Hands-On Approach to Reading, Interpreting, and Applying the Bible. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2012.

This is a recommended text.