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September 2020

God Speaks: Augustine on Interpreting Scripture

Sep 22, 2020 at 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm EDT

How do we understand God actually somehow communicating to us via the Bible? This course looks at Augustine, a 4th century North African scholar and bishop, widely considered to be the greatest published Christian intellect of the first thousand years of church history. He grappled with many of the same puzzles contemporary readers of the Bible face: how should we read or interpret it? Does everyone have their own interpretation? Does God speak "literally" in the Bible? What is the…

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