Table of contents for Interpreting the truth : changing the paradigm of biblical studies / L. William Countryman.

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Introduction:  The Aim of the Present Volume					1
Part I:  Interpreting the Interpreter						6
	1. The Interpreter and the Practice of Interpretation			7
	2. First Steps in Interpretation:  An Application to Jude		54
Part II:  Honoring Complexity							66
	3. Moving Toward Synthesis 						67
	4. Introducing Complexity:  Further Exploration of Jude		91
Part III:  Reading Other People's Mail						110
	5. The Challenge of Interpreting New Testament Letters		111
	6.  Conversing with the Letter of Jude					149
	7.  Interpreting the Letter of James					164
	8.  Interpreting Paul's Letter to Romans				211
Epilogue:  The Ethos of Interpretation						295
Abbreviations									310
Bibliography									311

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Bible Hermeneutics