Basic Foundation

From: James Kuiper (
Date: Wed Nov 29 1995 - 16:17:46 EST

David Moore wrote...
> Some have talked about this dialogue between the interpreter and
> the text as the "hermeneutic circle." The text gives me information
> which, in turn affects my understanding of the text which influences my
> exegesis of the text.... and so on.

Grant Osborne's The Hermeneutical Spiral deals with this issue brilliantly.
He also included two fabulous appendices on the nature of meaning.

(Slightly off topic, I know. Sorry Carl, I couldn't resist)

James Kuiper
Rochester, Mn
cold and snowy

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