Lower Criticism


Author ( From whom)

God, Cain, Moses


Target Audience (To whom)

All people at all times

Jews

Christian

Muslims

Particular city

Particular culture


Translation


Exegesis =df. Selby - The technical analysis of a passage of Scripture to discover its meaning as fully as possible.


Exposition


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HIGHER CRITICISM


Heiligegeschichte


Heilsgeschichte


Redaktiongeschichte (Composition Criticism)


Sourcegeschichte


Formgeschichte


Proclamation (Kerygma) and Parenesis


Hermeneutics =df Selby - The process of translating and interpreting Scripture. The general principles of interpretation. See Exegesis


Textual Criticism


Sociological Criticism


Sitz im Leben

Literary Criticism