You are required to post one thread of at least 400 WORDS PER QUESTION as a response. For each thread, you should support your assertions with at least three citations in Turabian parenthetical format. Acceptable sources include the Bible, textbooks, commentaries, and peer-reviewed articles, and of course the required reading below. Please use several citations from the reading material listed below. Also, check all grammatical errors! When you’re responding to the question, write out the question in bold font and print the response directly under it.
Blomberg, Craig L. A Handbook of New Testament Exegesis. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2010. ISBN: 9780801031779. (Chapter 1)
In what ways is an understanding of textual criticism valuable in the process of exegesis?
Why is textual criticism valuable in a ministry context?