5 Simple Steps For Reading the Bible

Reading the Bible can be a daunting task. Even once we've read it how do we approach understanding it? In this video, Dr. Michael Horton explains five simple things that will help you read and understand the Bible. 

  1. Engage the Text
  2. Don't Assume the Meaning
  3. Investigate the Original Meaning
  4. Learn from Other Christians
  5. Look at the Boxtop
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Michael Horton

Michael Horton (@MichaelHorton_) is the Professor of Systematic Theology and Apologetics at Westminster Seminary California. The author of many books, including Core Christianity, he is also the host of the new Core Christianity radio show, a daily Bible question-and-answer show broadcasting nationwide. He lives with his wife Lisa and four children in Escondido, California. 

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