Required sources for Dr. Russ Lovett’s
BLIT 210: Christian Scriptures students

Interpretive Assignment

This assignment is a guided interpretive exercise of a selected pair of texts representing the work of both an Old Testament writer and a New Testament writer. Students will be guided through the process one step at a time.

Citation & Writing Style
  1. Students who have taken College Writing II should use the method taught in the course
  2. Not taken College Writing II yet? Use the method you learned in high school
  3. No previous research writing instruction? Request assistance from the ONU Writing Center, 2nd-floor, Benner Library.
Acceptable Sources

Below is the list of “Required Sources” from Dr. Lovett’s guidelines. If you are enrolled in his course, use ONLY these sources. If you have a different course instructor, return to the exegesis page to find course-specific materials. If your professor is not listed, you may be able to use any of our resources (check assignment instructions to confirm).

Part 1 Use the SAME Bible translation for BOTH Old Testament and New Testament passages. Use your own copy (print or online) or read it at the Library. Choose from:
Title Call number
New International Version
R 220.52 B471niv-s 2002
New Revised Standard Version
R 220.52 B471nrs-h, 2006 [also online in Ministry Matters database]
New American Standard Bible
220.52 B471ne
Common English Bible
R 220.5208 B471 co
New King James
R 220.52 B471nkj-s, 2007
Other standard English texts Check with Dr. Lovett before using other translations of the Bible
Part 2-3 Acceptable Print Book Series
Title Call number (first-floor Reference Collection)
Expositor’s Bible Commentary R 220.7 Ex762
The International Critical Commentary R220.7 In8
Anchor Yale Bible Commentaries - Commentary on Matthew is not included due to license restrictions. R 220.72 An21a
New Interpreter’s Bible R220.77 N42a [also in Ministry Matters database]
Word Biblical Commentary R 220.77 W891
New International Com. On the Old Testament R221.7 N42
New International Com. On the New Testament R225.7 N42e
Sacra Pagina R 225.7 Sa14
Additional acceptable sources available on course Reserve.

Acceptable Online Sources:

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