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exegetics

(ˌɛksɪˈdʒɛtɪks)
n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) (functioning as singular) the scientific study of exegesis and exegetical methods

exegetics

the branch of theology that specializes in interpretation, or exegesis, of Biblical literature. Historically, exegetes have recognized four levels of meaning in the Bible: the historical or literal, the allegorical, the moral, and the anagogical or mystical, putting emphasis on the necessity of a foundation for the latter three in the literal sense. — exegete, n.
See also: Bible
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Among their topics are biblical and exegetical interconnections in three Hebrew hymns for Yon Vayyosha, "The Distinction of Creative Ability:" from poetics to legal hermeneutics in Moses ibn Ezra, the uses of scripture in Zechariah al-Dahrir's Sefer ha-musar, Aaron ben Joseph's poem for Parashat Yitro considered in light of his Torah commentary Sefer ha-mibhar, and medieval exegetics in Polish-Lithuanian Karaite poetry.
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He published a modest number of books, including Hemdat Yisrael, a collection of exegetics on rabbinic literature, and Kli Hemdah, a book of Torah commentary.
who gives the entire Scripture its true meaning" and leaning on Him, the enraptured, listening feminine soul, the ultimate charismatic model for the student of Claudel's exegetics.