Welcome to the 113h episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins interviews Jason DeRouchie on his book How to Understand and Apply the Old Testament: Twelve Steps from Exegesis to Theology (P&R, 2017).

What you’ll hear in this episode:

  • Why is it so important for Christians to read the Old Testament.
  • The guiding principles that guide Jason’s approach to biblical interpretation.
  • The makeup of a biblical passage.
  • How we observe how the biblical passage is communicated.
  • What process we should utilize to discover the context of the biblical passage.
  • How biblical theology helps Christians grow in their understanding of the Bible.
  • How systematic theology helps Christians grow in their understanding of the Bible.
  • How to apply the biblical text to oneself, the church, and the world.
 About the Guest:
 Jason S. DeRouchie (PhD, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is Professor of Old Testament and Biblical Theology at Bethlehem College & Seminary in Minneapolis and an elder of Bethlehem Baptist Church.

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