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  1. Allegorical interpretation

    Allegorical interpretation is an interpretive method which assumes that the Bible has various levels of meaning and tends to focus on the spiritual sense as opposed to the literal sense. It is sometimes referred to as the Quadriga, a reference to the Roman chariot drawn by four horses.

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  1. Allegorical interpretation

    assigning a higher than a literal interpretation to the Scripture record of things, in particular the Old Testament story.

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