The Bible Animated: The Bible as Jewish Meditation Literature – How To Read The Bible Series Part 04 (Video)

This is episode 4 of an ongoing series called How to Read the Bible that explores the origins, content, and purpose of the Bible. Reading the Bible wisely requires that we learn about the ancient literary styles used by the biblical authors. The Bible is a dense book that is often difficult to read. But what if the very features that make it challenging are actually invitations to a lifetime of meditation? In this video we’ll see how the Bible is the original meditation literature.

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