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Gospels - 3.00 Hours

THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3pm): FEBRUARY 26-27, APRIL 1-2, APRIL 8-9 & MAY 6-7 The overarching aim is to provide tools to the student in order that one might better interpret / apply the Gospels to one's self, their church and their world. * Learn narrative content of Gospels. * Learn major biblical theological categories in the Gospels along with methodology to do further biblical theological interpretation. * Learn best of Reformed / evangelical scholarship concerning interpretation / application of Gospels (e.g., parable theory). * Learn enough about critical views to: 1) Utilize common grace insights in critical commentaries. 2) Provide an intelligent global critique of critical theories.

05NT508/01
Dr. Benjamin L. Gladd
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
February 26 - February 27

Introduction to Biblical Hermeneutics - 3.00 Hours

THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3pm): JANUARY 29-30, MARCH 4-5, MARCH 18-19 & APRIL 22-23 This course focuses on approaches to the interpretation of Scripture. Various critical-interpretive systems are considered and special attention is given to the historical-grammatical method. Emphasis is placed on understanding the original, intended meaning of Scripture in its canonical context as the basis upon which to prepare expositions and make appropriate contemporary applications.

05NT524/01
Rev. Michael J. Glodo
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
January 29 - January 30

Hebrew I - 3.00 Hours

This course introduces basic elements of the Hebrew language. Lectures cover the Hebrew alphabet, pronunciation, and elementary grammatical structures.

05OT502/01
Mr. Taylor H. Ince
Thursday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
February 4 - April 21

Intro/Pastoral Theol Studies - 3.00 Hours

THIS CLASS WILL MEET WILL BE A WEEK LONG INTENSIVE COURSE, MONDAY-FRIDAY, THE WEEK OF APRIL 18TH. An introduction to biblical, theological, and practical ministry studies within the Reformed tradition.

05ST502/01
Dr. Duncan Rankin
Mon to Fri 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
April 18 - April 22

Apologetics - 2.00 Hours

THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3pm): FEBRUARY 12-13, MARCH 25-26 & APRIL 29-30 Students examine the various approaches to apologetic methodology and engage the most frequently raised objections to the Christian faith.

05ST530/01
Dr. Carlton Wynne
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
February 12 - February 13

ST: Scripture, Theology, Anthropology - 3.00 Hours

THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3 pm): JUNE 3-4, JUNE 24-25, JULY 29-30 and AUGUST 12-13.This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective. Topics include Scripture, theology proper, and anthropology.

05ST515/01
Dr. Scott R. Swain
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
June 3 - June 4

Isaiah to Malachi - 3.00 Hours

THIS CLASS WILL MEET WILL BE A WEEK LONG INTENSIVE COURSE, MONDAY-FRIDAY, THE WEEK OF JULY 18TH. An expository study of the message and times of the prophets that emphasizes the following themes: day of the Lord, judgment, restoration, promise and fulfillment, Messiah, kingdom, and the new people of God.

05OT516/01
Dr. Scott Redd
Mon to Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
July 18 - July 22

Greek I - 3.00 Hours

An introductory study concentrating on basic vocabulary and analysis of the grammar of New Testament Greek. No class on November 17th and 24th.

05NT502/01
Dr. Phillip Marshall
Thursday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
September 1 - December 8

Acts & Romans - 2.00 Hours

THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3 pm): SEPTEMBER 2-3, OCTOBER 7-8, and NOVEMBER 4-5. A study of Acts and Paul’s Epistle to the Romans that emphasizes both the original meaning and the modern meaning.

05NT516/01
Dr. Guy Waters
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
September 2 - September 3

Hebrew 2 - 3.00 Hours

A continuation of 05OT502 (prerequisite). CLASS DATES FORTHCOMING

05OT504/01
Mr. Taylor H. Ince
Tuesday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
September 6 - December 6

Judges to Esther - 2.00 Hours

THIS CLASS MEETS ON FRIDAY EVENINGS (6:30 to 9:30 pm) and on SATURDAYS (8 am - 3 pm): SEPTEMBER 23-24, OCTOBER 28-29. This overview of the literature, history and themes of Judges through Esther gives particular attention to the relevance of these books for the church and world today. This is a hybrid course which means there will only be 2 weekends on which this 2 credit course meets. The remaining lectures and assignments will be provided online by the professor.

05OT510/01
Dr. Mark D. Futato
Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
September 2 - September 3

ST:Christology, Soteriology, Eschatology - 3.00 Hours

This course explores the doctrines of Scripture from a systematic perspective. Topics include Christology, Soteriology, and Eschatology. (No class on the evening of Nov. 14th)

05ST517/01
Dr. Duncan Rankin
Monday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
September 12 - December 5

 

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