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The approach to scriptural interpretation taken by the Anabaptist denominations is that of "community hermeneutic". Community Hermeneutic means that the community of Christians (the church) is responsible and authorized to interpret the scriptures. This doesn't mean the hierarchy of the church, but all members of the church acting together, and attempting ...


Jesus was tempted thrice by the Devil and he responded three words that defeated the Devil: "IT IS WRITTEN." ~ Matthew 4:1-11 Jesus never did refer to oral traditions in a positive way.Rather, every time he defends truth he refers to the scriptures: Thus you nullify the word of God by your tradition that you have handed down. And you do many things ...

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