NOTE: 300 WORDS. Kindly read the instruction well and use the textbooks below.
Create a thread of at least 300 words.
Support your assertions with at least 4 citations from at least 3 different sources in current Turabian format. Acceptable sources include textbooks, scholarly articles, and ONLINE SOURCES APPROVED BY YOUR INSTRUCTOR.
Consider these questions with the information in your textbooks in mind, but feel free to use other sources as needed to add to the conversation.
THREAD: Give an explanation of the genre of the book of Acts as theological history.
What are the implications for this particular genre on the interpretation of the book?
How does the reader differentiate between the theology and the history in the book?
What kinds of things should an interpreter look for in Acts so as to understand properly the message of the book?
In your opinion, should Acts be read for doctrinal purposes? Why or why not? Please give examples from the book of Acts.
1) INTRODUCTION TO BIBLICAL INTERPRETATION
© 2017 by William W. Klein, Craig L. Blomberg,
Robert L. Hubbard, Jr
2) MISREADING SCRIPTURE WITH WESTERN EYES
Removing Cultural Blinders to Better Understanding the Bible
©2012 by Randolph E. Richards
Brandon J. O’Brien.
3) GRASPING GOD’S WORD
A Hand-On Approach to Reading, Interpreting and Applying Bible
© 2012 by J. Scott Duvall
J. Daniel Hays