There were different literary forms that came under the various cultural human influences. Literary criticism means the various applications that people have used to investigate any kind of literature. The study of the use of language and style to obtain meaning has helped to reestablish the unity, the beauty, the integrity, the quality, and the meaning and significance of biblical literature. Many subcategories of literary criticism also exist. An examination of the use of language and literary style shows how these human authors established their meanings. The formal scientific study of human language involves the application of some aspects of modern linguistics. Structuralism is an attempt to discover underlying deep patterns of universal meaning and significance.
In what sense is the Bible “the word of God”? Certainly, the Bible was written by humans. However, there are a number of times when the human authors were citing the words of God himself. Sometimes these are called oracles or sayings of God. This series of books portray humans interacting with God. God wants them to do something and then the humans react. The Bible contains words about God and words of God himself spoken to humans. Thus, we can say that the Bible is the inspired words of God in human terms.