Hermeneutics tonight

Looking at the key theme: The Christocentricity of the Scriptures: The Kingdom of God and Biblical Eschatology as Key.

That means that we interpret the Old Testament in light of the New Testament. Thus, when Christ comes the first time he is the in-principle fulfillment of the Old Testament (breaking in from the future).

Christ Fulfills all the Old Testament in-principleThe attached file shows this (see James Voelz, What Does This Mean?, p. 251).

Even more it means that we understanding everything backward from its final eschatological fulfillment.

Interpreting from the Future


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