Participatory Biblical Exegesis: A Theology of Biblical Interpretation. By Matthew Levering. Notre Dame, IN: Notre Dame Press, 2008. Pp. 310. ISBN 0-2680-3408-7. $25.00. It is common knowledge among scholars that in order to understand the “Bible in its own right” or as Kant said, “just like any other book” required its detachment from the church’s [...]
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In recent years a growing number of Christian scholars have begun emphasizing the need to move beyond (but not leave behind) critical methodological paradigms for interpreting Scripture. Katheryn Green-McCreight sums up the premise of this new, but solidifying movement, well when stating that those who support theological interpretation believe “recovery of ancient practices and postures [...]