2 Deeper Look Assignment Copy

Instructions

In a 2-3 pages paper, answer the following questions:

  • What is the goal of biblical interpretation?
  • Who’s meaning of the biblical text should interpreters seek? The authors? The recipient communities? The twenty-first-century readers?
  • How, then, should the interpreter proceed? How might one’s view of Scripture influence the answers to these questions?

Submit completed assignment by Sunday at 11:59 PM (CST).

APA Guidelines for Formal Papers

Assignment Rubric

Please use the following critiera to develop your best possible work:

CriteriaExemplary
33.34 to >30 pts
Proficient
29.9 to >25 pts
Minimal
24.9 to >20 pts
Unacceptable
19.9 to >0 pts
Total Possible Points
The Goal of Biblical InterpretationDid the student clearly and concisely articulate what the goal of biblical interpretation is?CLearly and concisely articulated what the goal of biblical interpretation is.Articulated what the goal of biblical interpretation is with minor issues.Articulated what the goal of biblical interpretation is but was somewhat vague and unclear.Did not articulate what the goal of biblical interpretation is.33.33
Philosophy of TranslationDid the student clearly explain and support whose meaning of the biblical text interpreters should seek?Clearly explained and supported whose meaning of the biblical text interpreters should seek.Explained and supported whose meaning of the biblical text interpreters should seek with minor issues.Explained whose meaning of the biblical text interpreters should seek but the explanation lacked support and was somewhat vague.Did not explain and support whose meaning of the biblical text interpreters should seek.33.33
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeCritic EvaluationDid the student clearly explain how the interpreter should proceed and how one’s view of Scripture might influence the answers to these questions?Clearly explained how the interpreter should proceed and how one’s view of Scripture might influence the answers to these questions.Explained how the interpreter should proceed and how one’s view of Scripture might influence the answers to these questions with minor issues.Vaguely explained how the interpreter should proceed and struggled to show how one’s view of Scripture might influence the answers to these questions.Did not explain how the interpreter should proceed and how one’s view of Scripture might influence the answers to these questions.33.34
100