This third installment of Telfer's Arguments for Studying Biblical Languages discusses the importance of an intelligent, critical reading of the original text and commentators.
Dr. Telfer uses a helpful analogy of reading a translated love letter to relate how we should study God's Word with the utmost care and intimacy.
Charge to the graduates by Dr. W. Robert Godfrey at the 2015 Graduation Reception.
In honor of the upcoming intensive Summer Greek program, this is the first installment in our new featured video series entitled "Telfer's Arguments for Studying Biblical Languages."
This article does not analyze recent cultural shifts, but reflects more broadly on how Christians should understand their identity in the world.