By using this website, I acknowledge that I am 16 years of age or older, and I agree to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.
Under 16? Accept
Back
Videos
Podcasts
Reading Plan Downloads Classroom Beta Give
More
All Videos
Watch Videos
How to Read Biblical Narrative
How to Read Biblical Narrative • Episode 3
Episode 3 • 5:46

Explore how setting plays a key role in the biblical story and see how biblical authors use time and place to mess with our expectations.

    Watch Now
Aspect Ratio GIF
Close Video
Continue the Series
Episode 1
Plot
Episode 2
Character
Episode 3
Setting
Episode 4
Design Patterns
Episode 5
The Gospel
Episode 6
The Parables of Jesus
Episode 1
Plot
Episode 2
Character
Episode 3
Setting
Episode 4
Design Patterns
Episode 5
The Gospel
Episode 6
The Parables of Jesus

Every story has to take place somewhere, and very often locations have a special meaning or significance evoked by events that already took place there. In this video, we explore how biblical authors use settings in the narrative to meet the reader's expectations or mess with them. When we pay attention to locations and time in biblical stories, we can unlock deeper layers of meaning.

To download videos:
Login  or  Join
How can I help you?
Support Bot Said,
For advanced bible reading tools:
Login  or  Join