|Course code||Course Name/Description|
Elementary Greek I
An intensive introduction to the fundamentals of Greek for the study of the New Testament. Intended for Master of Divinity students and other...
Elementary Greek II
Continuation of NEWT 0321. Prerequisite: NEWT 0321.
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...
Greek Exegesis I
Designed (with its continuation, NEWT 0524) to bring students with an elementary knowledge of Koine Greek to the point where they can...
Greek Exegesis II
Designed (following on NEWT 0523) to bring students with an elementary knowledge of Koine Greek to the point where they can comfortably use...
Acts of the Apostles: The Church, the Spirit and the Mission of God
A study of the Book of Acts with a focus on its theology, literary artistry and depiction of Christian origins. Prerequisite: BIBL 0501. Same...
Revelation: Hope in a World Gone Wrong
A study of the Book of Revelation with a focus on its literary genre, theological themes and the various schools of interpretation. A...
The Parables of Jesus: Words that Transform
Jesus' parables provide rich insight into the main themes of his preaching and have a powerful message for the contemporary church. It...
Same as SPIR 0529.
Wrestling with Troubling Texts
This course will examine troublesome biblical texts by exploring hermeneutical methods that emphasize reading biblical texts redemptively...
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...
A study of the Gospel of Mark on the basis of the English text. Attention will be given to the Gospel's historical context, literary...
Romans: Faith in the God who Rescues
As he prepared for his last, fateful journey to Jerusalem, Paul sent the Roman churches a summary and defence of his controversial preaching...
A study of the Gospel of Matthew on the basis of the English text. The literary structure and characteristics, the portrayal of Jesus and the...
The Pastoral Epistles
A study focusing on the letters of 1 & 2 Timothy and Titus based on the English text. Critical issues with regard to background, context...
The General Epistles
A close reading of James, 1 & 2 Peter and Jude, with special attention given to literary, sociohistorical and theological understandings...
Explores the questions of authorship and situation of the Johannine epistles, ancient letter writing as it relates to 1, 2 & 3 John; the...
Special Topics in New Testament
Examination of specific topics in the New Testament.
1 & 2 Thessalonians
These letters are considered by many to be the first written of the New Testament books and the least theological of Paul's epistles....
The common thread of Paul's imprisonment ties Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, and Philemon together as the Prison Epistles. This...
1 Corinthians: Paul's Letter to a Community in Chaos
Although we sometimes idealize the first century church, Paul's first letter to the Corinthians reveals a community in chaos. Examines...
A cultural and literary study of the Epistle to the Hebrews, concentrating upon such themes as the new covenant, Christology, and eschatology...
The purpose of this section-by-section analysis of the third Gospel is to determine what Luke wanted his audience to hear. Our approach to...
Gospel of John: Light in the Darkness
A study focusing on the Gospel of John on the basis of the English text. After reviewing the background to the Gospel, emphasis is placed on...
Examines 2 Corinthians to discover its profound teaching on the nature of true Christian ministry. Issues such as discipline and forgiveness...