Here’s one of my favorite major essays on Biblical interpretation. Lots of important ideas here that I’ve put together in my own approach to scripture. Yes, it’s a long one, but I think it will be worth the time for those interested in the subject.
Learning to read the Bible in a way that puts the focus where it is supposed to go- on the Lord Jesus Christ, our Mediator- is an important step in Christian growth. So many of evangelical problems come from simple mistakes in reading the Bible as a collection of verses, rather than as a collection of books.