Join Dr. Mark Ward as he speaks with leading Christian voices on tackling the critical mission of moving biblical literacy forward. Then enjoy a spirited, roundtable discussion on learnings, revelations, and key takeaways from the interview.
What Biblical Writers Are Doing Through What They’re Saying with Abraham Kuruvilla | S2E9
Preaching teacher and practicing dermatologist Abraham Kuruvilla explains how to discover what biblical authors do with what they say—and how this helps Bible students apply Scripture faithfully.
Applying Biblical Wisdom Literature Craig Bartholomew | S2E8
How do you apply biblical wisdom literature such as Proverbs, Job, and Ecclesiastes? Craig Bartholomew is known for careful attention to the trees combined with an expansive view of the forest. He demonstrates both abilities in this discussion with Bible Study Magazine Podcast host Mark Ward.
The Interpreter’s Responsibility to the Church with Walter Moberly | S2E7
Walter Moberly has given much attention to moving from the Bible to theology, and of using Bible study to serve the church. He and Bible Study Magazine Podcast host Mark Ward discuss the limits of acceptable Bible interpretation.
Applying the Whole Bible to Our Questions with Wayne Grudem | S2E6
Wayne Grudem has written probably the most popular systematic theology of the last 50 years—and “popular” in two senses: it’s widely used and it’s very accessible. Grudem has just put out a second edition of his work, and he talks with Bible Study Magazine Podcast host Mark Ward about how to apply the whole Bible to our questions.
Applying the Bible Wrongly with Ken Casillas | S2E5
Ken Casillas is a pastor and a professor and has written an excellent book on biblical application. He offers wisdom on how to apply the Bible well—and which applications might go beyond the text.
Applying the Bible to Conscience Issues with Andy Naselli | S2E4
How does the Bible apply to my life? How does it apply to matters of conscience on which Christians disagree? Andy Naselli has written (with longtime missionary to Cambodia J.D. Crowley) a book on this very topic. He talks with Mark Ward about common contemporary issues and how to apply the Bible to them.