It is like a literary work that helps discover where the biblical authors got their material.
It is used to determine how each book took shape in the period of oral tradition before actual writing of the biblical books.
Tries to determine what theological insight a given biblical author had that influenced him in his organization of the material.
The process used by scholars to discover the meaning of the biblical text.
He translated the Bible into Latin.
These scrolls proved valuable to scholars in studying the Hebrew Scriptures.
Dead Sea Scrolls
This person reads the Story of Creation and interprets it literally.
This approach to the Bible requires that one interpret Scripture in light of the historical time period, audience, culture and language.
Another way to view God's Word is to look at earthly events and other realities in the context of leading us to heaven.
This symbol means the verse that follows.
This symbol means an indeterminate number of verses that follow.
This pope issued his letter Divino Afflante Spiritu giving Catholic scholars permission to pursue biblical studies.