Biblical Figures of Speech
A Practical Guide to Understanding the Figurative Language of the Bible.
One important rule of Bible hermeneutics is to determine if the passage is literal or figurative. However, many simply do not know how to make that determination. Biblical Figures of Speech has been designed to help the conscientious Christian sharpen his skills in this area.
After reading this book, the astute Bible student will be better able to:
- Recognize the importance of Biblical figures of speech
- Identify various types of figurative language in the Bible
- Identify dangers in confusing literal and figurative terms
- Appreciate the power, beauty, and lasting impressions of Biblical symbolism