Monday, August 10, 2020
How to Interpret Scripture (2nd Quarter 2020)

Sabbath School Lesson Quarterly Book

How to Interpret Scripture (2nd Quarter 2020)

  • How to Interpret Scripture (2nd Quarter 2020)

    How to Interpret Scripture (2nd Quarter 2020)
  • The Uniqueness of the Bible

    Lesson 1

    Memory Text:
    “Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path” (Psalm 119:105, NKJV).

  • The Origin and Nature of the Bible

    Lesson 2

    Memory Text:
    “For this reason we also thank God without ceasing, because when you received the word of God which you heard from us, you welcomed it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which also effectively works in you who believe” (1 Thessalonians 2:13, NKJV).

  • Jesus and the Apostles’ View of the Bible

    Lesson 3

    Memory Text:
    “But He answered and said, ‘It is written, “Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God” ’ ” (Matthew 4:4, NKJV).

  • The Bible – the Authoritative Source of Our Theology

    Lesson 4

    Memory Text:
    “To the law and to the testimony! If they do not speak according to this word, it is because there is no light in them”(Isaiah 8:20, NKJV).

  • By Scripture Alone — Sola Scriptura

    Lesson 5

    Memory Text:
    “For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart” (Hebrews 4:12, NKJV).

  • Why Is Interpretation Needed?

    Lesson 6

    Memory Text:
    “But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a rewarder of those who diligently seek Him” (Hebrews 11:6, NKJV).

  • Language, Text, and Context

    Lesson 7

    Memory Text:
    “ ‘Take this Book of the Law, and put it beside the ark of the covenant of the Lord your God, that it may be there as a witness against you’ ” (Deuteronomy 31:26, NKJV).

  • Creation: Genesis as Foundation — Part 1

    Lesson 8

    Memory Text:
    “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was made. In Him was life, and the life was the light of men” (John 1:1–4, NKJV).

  • Creation: Genesis as Foundation — Part 2

    Lesson 9

    Memory Text:
    “The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shows His handiwork” (Psalm 19:1, NKJV).

  • The Bible as History

    Lesson 10

    Memory Text:
    “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt” (Exod. 20:2 [also Deut. 5:6], NKJV).

  • The Bible and Prophecy

    Lesson 11

    Memory Text:
    “And he said unto me, Unto two thousand and three hundred days; then shall the sanctuary be cleansed” (Daniel 8:14, KJV).

  • Dealing With Difficult Passages

    Lesson 12

    Memory Text:
    “And consider that the longsuffering of our Lord is salvation—as also our beloved brother Paul, according to the wisdom given to him, has written to you, as also in all his epistles, speaking in them of these things, in which are some things hard to understand, which untaught and unstable people twist to their own destruction, as they do also the rest of the Scriptures” (2 Peter 3:15, 16, NKJV).

  • Living by the Word of God

    Lesson 13

    Memory Text:
    “But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves” (James 1:22, NKJV).