Stating the Unity of the Bible

What is a book about? Take the last book you read. Can you succinctly state what it's about in just a few sentences? In How to Read a Book, Mortimer Adler and Charles Van Doren list the second rule of analytical reading: "State the unity of the whole book in a single sentence, or at most a … Continue reading Stating the Unity of the Bible

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What I Learned from Reading the Bible Quickly

A few years ago, I ran across this plan for reading the Bible from Peter Krol. To sum it up: at the beginning of the year, Krol sets aside all other reading and just reads the Bible through quickly. He does this to get the big picture of Scripture, the overarching story (something we sadly neglect nowadays). … Continue reading What I Learned from Reading the Bible Quickly