By Walter L. Liefeld
Most Bible commentaries take us on a one-way journey from the 20 th century to the 1st century. yet they go away us there, assuming that we will one way or the other make the go back trip on our personal. In different phrases, they concentrate on the unique that means of the passage yet do not speak about its modern program. the data they give is effective -- however the activity is barely part performed! The NIV program statement sequence is helping us with either halves of the interpretive activity. This new and specified sequence exhibits readers find out how to convey an old message into smooth context. It explains not just what the Bible capacity but additionally the way it can communicate powerfully today.
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