Help Me Teach the Bible: Vern Poythress on Interpreting Scripture

Nancy Guthrie | April 20, 2017


In this episode of Help Me Teach the Bible, I sat down with Vern Poythress, professor of New Testament interpretation at Westminster Theological Seminary to talk through his book Reading the Word of God in the Presence of God: A Handbook for Biblical Interpretation.
 
Over the course of the conversation, Poythress explains steps for sound interpretation as well as mistakes Bible teachers often make. He offers keys to using a commentary wisely and to identifying analogies and types of Christ in the Old Testament. 
 
Books by Poythress include:
Mentioned by Poythress in this episode:

You can listen to the episode here.


To read the rest of this article, visit https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/help-me-teach-the-bible-vern-poythress-on-interpreting-scripture.