A Comparison of Habakkuk Translations – 3:13

Translations of Habakkuk 3:13 NIV: You came out to deliver your people, to save your anointed one. ESV: You went out for the salvation of your people, for the salvation of your anointed. Teleioteti: You come forth for the salvation of your people, for salvation with your anointed. NET: You march out to deliver your … Continue reading A Comparison of Habakkuk Translations – 3:13

A Comparison of Habakkuk Translations – 3:9

Translations of Habakkuk 3:9 NIV: You uncovered your bow, you called for many arrows. ESV: You stripped the sheath from your bow, calling for many arrows. Teleioteti: 9Your bow is wakened from its sheath, your rods sworn in with a word. NET: Your bow is ready for action; you commission your arrows. NASB:  Your bow … Continue reading A Comparison of Habakkuk Translations – 3:9

A Comparison of Habakkuk Translations – 3:3

Translations of Habakkuk 3:3 NIV:  God came from Teman, the Holy One from Mount Paran. ESV:  God came from Teman, and the Holy One from Mount Paran. Teleioteti:  3God comes in from Teman, the Holy One from Mount Paran. NET:  God comes from Teman, the sovereign one from Mount Paran. NASB:  God comes from Teman, … Continue reading A Comparison of Habakkuk Translations – 3:3

An Investigation into the Role of Context in Interpretation

Context and Meaning Context is essential to understanding all communication, , yet why is this the case? In this article, I contend that context both limits and reveals textual meaning so that texts can be used. Texts of every sort are “multivalent”; they have a wealth of meaning potential. A text is meant to say something … Continue reading An Investigation into the Role of Context in Interpretation

Rejoicing in the Wrath of God Part 3

  4.     God’s Wrath Humbles Us before Him 25“Yet you say, ‘The way of the Lord is not just.’ Hear now, O house of Israel: Is my way not just? Is it not your ways that are not just? 26When a righteous person turns away from his righteousness and does injustice, he shall die for … Continue reading Rejoicing in the Wrath of God Part 3