10 points: What do we mean by "the Bible as Literature?"


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On the Ephesus School Network, when we use the term "the Bible as Literature”, what do we mean? In episode 3, Andrea explores this question. Follow along as she presents 10 points – assumptions – that form the foundation for this approach.

10 points: "the Bible as Literature"
1. Written
2. Says what IT wants to say
3. From a tradition of classical literature
4. Literary mimesis
5. Perceived & prized as a work of classical literature
6. LONG story
7. Hearer submits to the story
8. A unity
9. Literary context
10. Instruction

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