concise summary of correct Biblical Interpretation. I have been working on several posts about Biblical Interpretation, where I have claimed there are 5 steps to correct Biblical Interpretation.
Patton has suggested there are really only 3 steps to correct interpretation: Exegetical Statement (What It Meant To Them), Theological Statement (What It Means To Everyone) and Homiletical Statement (How This Applies To Me). These actually are basically the same steps I advocate said in a different way. However, Patton has been working at this longer than I, and therefore has much insight and experience I cannot give.
It seems to me, that many (not all) of the problems we have when reading the Bible would be solved, if we just read it more carefully.
I highly recommend giving this post a read through.