eisegesis eisegesis

Definition(s):

  • (n) personal interpretation of a text (especially of the Bible) using your own ideas

Usage(s):

  • Says Preacher Cleland: "To translate dbonnaire into debonair is a sign of eisegesis.

News

  • One-Acts at York College

    Arnold Halsworth (Nolan Henningson) undergoes a strange form of shock therapy from his two interrogators (Josh Kountz and Caroline Seilstad) after waking up in a mysterious prison cell in the fantasy drama, “Eisegesis,” directed by Morgan Goracke.
    on November 15, 2013     Source: York News-Times

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