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YOU CAN UNDERSTAND THE BIBLE 2009 AUDIO SEMINAR

(These lessons follow the Seminar Lecture Notebook outline)   
INTRODUCTION
 
A. The Desperate Need for Personal Bible Study
  B. Why Christians Neglect Personal Bible Study
Lesson 1 -- 55 min.
  C. An Ancient Bible Study Method
  D. Some General Statements About the Seminar
THE BIBLE
  A. Author’s General Presuppositions
  B. Its Literary Limits—Assumed Canonization Principles
  C. It Speaks for Itself
Lesson 2 -- 44 min.
  D. Its Basic Purpose
  E. Author’s Basic Presuppositions About the Bible
  F. Evidence For a Supernaturally-Inspired Bible
  G. Problems Related to Our Interpretation of the Bible
Lesson 3 -- 53 min.
Why I Trust the OT -- 34 min.
Why I Trust the NT -- 25 min.
BIBLICAL AUTHORITY
  A. Author’s Presuppositional Definition
  B. The Need for Verifiable Interpretations
Lesson 4 -- 44 min.
THE INTERPRETER
  A. We Are Historical Conditioned
  B. Some Examples from Evangelicalism
  C. What Can Be Done?
  D. The Responsibility of the Interpreter
Lesson 5 -- 47 min.
THE HISTORICAL-GRAMMATICAL METHOD
  A. Its History and Development
  B. The Reactionary School of Antioch of Syria
  C. Its Basic Tenets
Lesson 6 -- 43 min.
  D. Its Interpretive Questions
  E. The First Interpretive Question
Lesson 7 -- 41 min.
  F. The Second Interpretive Question Lesson 8 -- 50 min.
  Lesson 9 -- 43 min.
  G. The Third and Fourth Interpretive Questions Lesson 10 -- 45 min.
Lesson 11
-- 41 min.
APPLICATION
  A. The Fifth and Sixth Interpretive Question
  B. Some Possible Guidelines
  C. The Interpreter’s Responsibility
  D. Suggested Readings
Lesson 12 -- 47 min.
POSSIBLE PITFALLS
  A. A Logical, Verifiable Process
  B. Documented Textual Evidence
  C. Some Examples of Abuses
PRACTICAL PROCEDURES
  A. Preliminary Steps
  B. Take Good Notes on Your Reading Observations
  C. Proposed Order for Use of Research Tools
  D. Final Exhortations
Lesson 13 -- 56 min.
EXAMPLES OF THE STUDY METHOD
Ephesians 2:1-10 -- 33 min.
  Ephesians 2:11-3:13 -- 37 min.
  Romans 5:1-11 -- 33 min.
  Romans 5:12-22 -- 31 min.
  Romans 6:1-14 -- 30 min.
  Romans 6:15-23 -- 29 min.