BACK TO hermeneutics

hermeneutics vs. exegesis

[ hur-muh-noo-tiks, -nyoo- ]
  1. the science of interpretation, especially of the Scriptures.
  2. the branch of theology that deals with the principles of Biblical exegesis.
[ ek-si-jee-sis ]
  1. critical explanation or interpretation of a text or portion of a text, especially of the Bible.

Compare More Commonly Confused Words