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Hermeneutics - Keys for Interpreting the Scriptures - cover

Hermeneutics - Keys for Interpreting the Scriptures

Dr. Paul G. Caram

Publisher: Zion Christian Publishers

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Summary

In his easy to read study of hermeneutics, Dr. Caram clearly explains the “science of interpretation” so that any believer might be able to clearly understand the messages that are communicated to us through the sacred Scriptures. By following the principles of the Master Teacher, Dr. Caram has developed an excellent guide for both the Bible Scholar and layman to be able to learn to discover the hidden truths of the Word of God and by the Spirit of God gain a clear understanding of its interpretation for the Church and believer. 

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