LOF: Context, Exegesis, Learning Spiral

LOF: Context, Exegesis, Learning Spiral

LOF: Context, Exegesis, Learning Spiral

This 88 minute video explains some of the key introductory components of the Living Our Faith Series:

  • The Learning Spiral,
  • The Wesleyan Quadrilateral
  • Biblical Interpretation,
  • Context, and
  • Exegesis

This material is presented during the New Testament unit of the series, and knowledge of this subject matter is built upon throughout the various units of the course.

If you are currently enrolled in any of the following units of the Living Our Faith Series: Proclaiming Jesus Christ, Old Testament, Theology, Intro to Worship – and have not yet attended the New Testament unit – please take the opportunity to watch this video before you attend the next unit of the series:

LOF Series: Context, Exegesis, Learning Spiral Video
LOF Series: Context, Exegesis, Learning Spiral – Video (88 minutes)


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Video Contents:

Living Our Faith Series: Context, Exegesis, Learning Spiral  (88 minutes)


The Learning Spiral and 
the Wesleyan Quadrilateral   (00:35 to 29:14)

  • Interpreting and The Learning Spiral                      (00:35 to 07:56)
  • The Wesleyan Quadrilateral: Introduction              (07:57 to 14:04)
  • The Wesleyan Quadrilateral: Scripture                    (14:05 to 16:08)
  • The Wesleyan Quadrilateral: Tradition                    (16:09 to 18:32)
  • The Wesleyan Quadrilateral: Experience                  (18:33 to 21:15)
  • The Wesleyan Quadrilateral: Reason                         (21:16 to 24:21)
  • The Wesleyan Quadrilateral: An Informed Faith   (24:22 to 29:14)


Exegesis and Interpretation                                                 (29:15 to 1:26:27)

  • Interpretation: Context                                                        (29:28 to 41:55)
  • Interpretation: Genre                                                           (41:56 to 57:02)
  • Exegesis: What is exegesis? / Why is it so important?   (57:16 to 59:31)
  • Exegesis: Models and Tools                                             (59:32 to 1:06:10)
  • Exegesis: Step by step                                                     (1:06:11 to 1:26:27)


END CREDITS                                                                       (1:26:28 to 1:27:28)