SIX BASIC QUESTIONS
Also it may be helpful to answer these questions when reading a passage of Scriptures
1. WHO are the people involved with this passage?
2. WHAT are the events that are taking place?
3. WHERE is this passage located within the Bible?
(Context: surrounding passages)
4. WHY did God put this in the Bible for me to read?
5. WHEN (in history) did this passage take place?
6. HOW did God work in this passage?