Defining and tracing the history of Biblical Theology within theology, both academic and dogmatic.
To `metanarrate’ or not to `metanarrate’? Postmodernism and the re-emergence of Biblical Theology within academic theology.
Biblical Theology presuppositions and limitations (revelation, inspiration, is a Biblical Theology possible?).
Biblical Theology’s approach: defragmentation of the text, the bigger picture and seeing the wood beyond the trees.
Biblical Theology’s essential building blocks: biblical themes and the danger of arbitrary imposition.
Identification, explanation and evaluation of central Biblical Theology themes.
Biblical Theology and hermeneutics: Metanarrative in the hands of the interpreter.
Biblical Theology and hermeneutics: Case Study 1: Mission as a Biblical Theology theme.
Biblical Theology and hermeneutics: Case Study 2: Israel as a Biblical Theology theme.
Application and proclamation: Biblical Theology as a means to and end, rather than an end in itself.
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