Free & Fit - Children's Literature in Theology - Introduction to the Four Senses of Theology

Free & Fit - Children's Literature in Theology - Introduction to the Four Senses of Theological Interpretation by Tim Cheux





The use of different theological interpretations to explore how the Bible, New and Old Testament, can be explained through the Four Spiritual senses. The Four Senses of Theology included the two classes in the Literal and Spiritual sense. However, the Spiritual sense includes three of its own types; Allegorical which is a narrative of a story explaining the symbol of the book or passage, typological in the morale interpretation what it means in an ethical or moral context and how we should act, turning inwardly and back to God. Then, finally, in Analogically senses of scripture which explains the Apocalyptic future of the Christian faith and pointing towards heaven (McClain, 2019, Lecture on Introduction to Children's Literature).


In the first sense, literal sense, the context of literal is not