In our continuing investigation into sound Bible study, we now get to the level of interpretation of phrases and/or verses of the Bible. We investigate what is needed to be able to move from the original context to our current context in a sound way. At the same time we need to understand some of the history of interpretation to be able to fully comprehend what the authors of the Apostolic Scriptures are trying to explain to us. How did Y’Shua use these techniques in His teachings? How is it different from the techniques that Paul, the Pharisee, used in his writings. Come test your skills in identifying these techniques!
What is Kabbalah/Qabalah? Is this something to be investigated, studied or avoided? We have recently come across this very well written article that could give you an answer to this question. This is always a very “hot” topic with a lot of personal opinions and assumptions.