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The Book of Psalms
An introduction to the Psalms and its theology. The main theological themes of the Psalms and the different Psalm types will be studied....
The study of the life and message of this unique seventh century BC prophet of God. His call to prophecy and his message to the nation on sin...
A study of the Book of Genesis with special emphasis on the narrative of Hebrew literature, the unfolding of the divine promise of redemption...
Gives an overview of the message of Isaiah in light of the historical and literary setting of the book and the experience of Israel. Special...
Daniel and Apocalyptic Literature
A literary, interpretive and theological study of the book of Daniel with special focus on the apocalyptic genre, the sociohistorical milieu...
Hebrew Grammar II
The continuation of OLDT 0611 Hebrew Grammar I, including some reading of selected portions of the Hebrew Old Testament. Prerequisite: OLDT...
Hebrew Grammar I
An introduction to the basic principles of biblical Hebrew with emphasis on morphology, phonology and syntax.
Women in the Old Testament
What did it mean to be a woman during Old Testament times? In order to gain theological insight into the Bible's portrayal of women, we...
Directed Reading and Research
Directed Reading and Research (DRR) courses allow students to study in a specific area of interest not addressed by the scheduled course...
Wrestling with Troubling Texts
Same as NEWT 0541.
1 & 2 Chronicles
Among the least read (and most misunderstood) books in the Old Testament are 1 & 2 Chronicles. Yet, we will discover in this course that...
1 & 2 Kings
Relates the history of God's people from David to the Exile. Students will read the Books of Kings to discover their thematics structure...
Proverbs: An Old Testament Wisdom Classic for Today
Is Proverbs an instruction manual for future kings or a storehouse of the wisdom of ancient Israel? How can this ancient wisdom be applied to...
Ecclesiastes: A Search for the Ultimate
People search for the ultimate in pleasure, wealth, religion and justice. As he critically examines these things the preacher of Ecclesiastes...
An exegetical and theological study of selected prophets from the eighth to sixth centuries BC against their historical and sociological...
A survey of the first five books of the Bible with reference to their cultural background, historical context and the history of...
A literary and theological study of the wisdom literature in the Old Testament (Proverbs, Job, Ecclesiastes) with special focus on the place...
Old Testament Prophets
A study of introductory issues related to the prophetic books of the Old Testament. Traces the theological themes and progression of thought...
Old Testament Theology and History
Designed to provide the student with a general introduction to the historical, sociological and religious world in which the Old Testament...
New Testament Book Study: Ephesians
A detailed examination of Paul's Letter to the Ephesians. Critical issues with regard to cultural and historical contexts, authorship...
New Testament Book Study: Gospel
A detailed examination of one of the four Gospels.
New Testament Theology and History
A study of the New Testament focusing on its overarching vision of God's mission in the world and how human beings are called to respond...
New Testament Foundations
A general introduction to the historical, sociological, and theological context in which the New Testament Scriptures came into existence,...
This course is a focused study of the book of Ephesians designed to sharpen exegetical skills and develop further abilities at moving from...
New Testament Theology and History
Provides an overview of the New Testament and moves toward developing an integrated biblical theology from the standpoint of a missional...