Biblical Hermeneutics

A list of the best books on Biblical Hermeneutics ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users.

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All Books on Biblical Hermeneutics

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What Have They Done to the Bible: A History of Modern Biblical Interpretation Sandys-Wunsch, John 378 2005
Spirit Hermeneutics: Reading Scripture in Light of Pentecost Keener, Craig S. 550 2016
"Behind the Text": History and Biblical Interpretation Bartholomew, Craig G.; Evans, C. Stephen; Healy, Mary; Rae, Murray 576 SHS 2003
Canon and Biblical Interpretation eds. Bartholomew, Craig G.; Hahn, Scott; Parry, Robin A.; Seitz, Christopher R.; Wolters, Al 464 SHS 2006
Renewing Biblical Interpretation eds. Bartholomew, Craig G.; Greene, Colin; Möller, Karl 400 SHS 2000
After Pentecost: Language and Biblical Interpretation eds. Bartholomew, Craig G.; Möller, Karl; Greene, Colin 464 SHS 2001
A Royal Priesthood? The Use of the Bible Ethically and Politically; A Dialogue with Oliver O'Donovan eds. Bartholomew, Craig G.; Chaplin, Jonathan; Song, Robert; Wolters, Al 480 SHS 2002
Out of Egypt: Biblical Theology and Biblical Interpretation eds. Bartholomew, Craig G.; Healy, Mary; Möller, Karl; Parry, Robin A. 528 SHS 2004
Biblical Hermeneutics Corley, Bruce; Lemke, Steve W.; Lovejoy, Grant I. 525 2002
Biblical Interpretations in Preaching Von Rad, Gerhard 128 1977
Biblical Fracking: Midrash for the Modern Christian Wade, Francis H. 114 2019
Interpreting Scripture with the Great Tradition: Recovering the Genius of Premodern Exegesis Carter, Craig A. 304 2018
History And Hermeneutics Rae, Murray 176 2006
Disciplining Hermeneutics: Interpretation in Christian Perspective Marshall, I. Howard; Wolterstorff, Nicholas P.; Westphal, Merold; Marshall, Donald; Charry, Ellen T.; Lyon, David; Jennings, Willie James; Vanhoozer, Kevin J.; Willard, Dallas 170 1997
Invitation to Biblical Interpretation: Exploring the Hermeneutical Triad of History, Literature, and Theology Köstenberger, Andreas J.; Patterson, Richard D. 896 ITS 2011
 Inductive Bible Study: A Comprehensive Guide to the Practice of Hermeneutics Bauer, David R.; Traina, Robert A. 384 2011
Methodical Bible Study Traina, Robert A. 288 2002
What Is Structural Exegesis? Patte, Daniel M. GtBS 1976
Structural Exegesis for New Testament Critics Patte, Daniel M. GtBS 1990
Pandora's Box Opened: An Examination and Defense of Historical-Critical Method and Its Master Practitioners Harrisville, Roy A. 368 2014
Reception History, Tradition and Biblical Interpretation: Gadamer and Jauss in Current Practice Evans, Robert 328 ST 2014
A Man of One Book?: John Wesley's Interpretation and Use of the Bible Bullen, Donald A. 260 SEHT 2007
Introducing Biblical Hermeneutics: A Comprehensive Framework for Hearing God in Scripture Bartholomew, Craig G. 640 2015
Searching the Scriptures: Studies in Context and Intertextuality Gignilliat, Mark S.; Hultin, Jeremy F.; Hood, Jason B.; Dennert, Brian C.; Rainbow, Jesse; Aus, Roger D.; Notley, R. Steven; Garcia, Jeffrey; Rindge, Matthew S.; Hakala, Diane; Sheridan, Ruth; Kirk, J. R. Daniel; Lee, Yongbom; Gignac, Alain; LePort, Brian; Bunta, Silviu N. 336 LNTS 2015
Whose Community? Which Interpretation? Philosophical Hermeneutics for the Church Westphal, Merold 160 CaPC 2009
The Fall of Interpretation: Philosophical Foundations for a Creational Hermeneutic Smith, James K. A. 256 2012
Hermeneutics as Apprenticeship: How the Bible Shapes Our Interpretive Habits and Practices Starling, David I. 256 2016
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Biblical Interpretation eds. McKenzie, Steven L. 1164 2013
Pillars in the History of Biblical Interpretation, Volume 1: Prevailing Methods before 1980 eds. Porter, Stanley E.; Adams, Sean A. 430 2016
Pillars in the History of Biblical Interpretation, Volume 2: Prevailing Methods after 1980 eds. Porter, Stanley E.; Adams, Sean A. 526 2016
Tradition, Scripture, and Interpretation: A Sourcebook of the Ancient Church (Evangelical Ressourcement)) Williams, D. H. 192 2006
Christian Doctrine and the Old Testament: Theology in the Service of Biblical Exegesis Anderson, Gary A. 240 2017
Practicing Theological Interpretation: Engaging Biblical Texts for Faith and Formation Green, Joel B. 160 2011
Biblical Interpretation in the Early Church eds. Graves, Michael 330 AF 2017
The Interpretation of Scripture in Early Judaism and Christianity: Studies in Language and Tradition eds. Evans, Craig A. 492 LSTS 2000
Rendering the Word in Theological Hermeneutics: Mapping Divine and Human Agency Bowald, Mark Alan 207 SHST 2015
Text to Praxis: Hermeneutics and Homiletics in Dialogue Kuruvilla, Abraham 240 LNTS 2009
Evangelical Hermeneutics: The New Versus the Old eds. Thomas, Robert L. 528 2003
Reading the Bible intertextually Alkier, Stefan; Moyise, Steve P.; Schneider, Michael; Reinmuth, Eckart; Huizenga, Leroy Andrew; Wilk, Florian; Hays, Richard B.; Grohmann, Marianne; Aichele, George; Möllendorff, Peter von; Schmitz, Thomas A.; Orosz, Magdolna; Heimbrock, Hans-Günter 334 2015
From Hermeneutics to Exegesis: The Trajectory of Biblical Interpretation Malcolm, Matthew R. 192 2018
Essays in Biblical Criticism and Exegesis Sanday, William 248 LNTS 2001
What is it that the Scripture Says? Essays in Biblical Interpretation, Translation, and Reception in Honour of Henry Wansbrough OSB Schenker, Adrian; Stavrakopoulou, Francesca; Gillingham, Susan; Beuken, Willem A. M.; Goodacre, Mark; Tait, Michael; Muddiman, John; Vanhoye, Albert; Venard, Olivier-Thomas; King, Nicholas; Ward, Benedicta; Mayr-Harting, Henry; Peterburs, Wulstan; Cathcart, Kevin J.; Webster, John; Ware, Kallistos; Barton, John; Dunn, James D. G.; Borthwick, Julian 362 LNTS 2007
Historical Criticism and Theological Interpretation of Scripture Stuhlmacher, Peter 94 2003
Reading with the Grain of Scripture Hays, Richard B. 479 2020
Elements of Biblical Exegesis, A Basic Guide for Students and Ministers Gorman, Michael J. 2020
The 60 Second Scholar: 100 Insights That Illumine the Bible Heiser, Michael S. 236 2015
Invitation to Biblical Interpretation: Exploring the Hermeneutical Triad of History, Literature, and Theology Köstenberger, Andreas J. 704 ITS 2021
Theological Exegesis of Scripture, Volume I: The Pentateuch McGlasson, Paul C. 234 2022

Forthcoming Works

Year Author Title Series
forthcoming 2022 Goldingay, John; Longman III, Tremper; DeRouchie, Jason S.; Dharamraj, Havilah; Carter, Craig A. Five Views on Christ in the Old Testament: Genre, Authorial Intent, and the Nature of Scripture Counterpoints