Understanding God’s Word

by Jerry A. Collins & David A. Dewitt

Overview

We would like to suggest that the most important thing you can do for your spiritual development is to learn to study the Bible. This study book is developed to help you do that. First, we will give you some general information about the authority of the Bible. This includes evidence for the Bible and the development of the Old and New Testaments. Then we help you learn how to study the Bible. This includes the different kinds of literature in the Bible, reading a book, sketching a book. and the synthesis of the book. We will finish with an analysis of the Scriptures which includes: observation, interpretation, and application.