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By Merold Westphal

During this quantity, well known thinker Merold Westphal introduces present philosophical pondering regarding reading the Bible. spotting that no theology is totally freed from philosophical "contamination," he engages and mines modern hermeneutical idea in carrier of the church. After supplying a historic evaluate of up to date theories of interpretation, Westphal addresses postmodern hermeneutical thought, arguing that the relativity embraced there's not just like the relativism within which "anything goes." really, Westphal encourages us to include the proliferation of interpretations in accordance with diverse views on the way to get on the richness of the biblical textual content.

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