Upcoming Classes

New York City

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New York City Students: In addition to the courses listed under the semesters below, there will also be online (DE) courses you are required to take. Be sure to visit the upcoming online (DE) courses required for New York students page for a list of these courses. ×

Hebrew Exegesis - 2.00 Hours

Course Description: Hebrew reading in the books of Jonah, Ruth, and Judges, combined with an introduction to Hebrew exegetical and syntactic issues. Attention will be given to a working knowledge of biblical Hebrew in its various lexical, syntactic, and interpretive issues. Class Format: Taught live in NYC on the following 7 dates and times: (1) Thursday, May 25 (6:00-9:00 p.m.); (2) Friday, May 26Thursday, June 1 (6:00-9:00 p.m.); (4) Friday, June 2 (6:00-9:00 p.m.); (5) Saturday, June 3 (8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.); (6) Friday, June 16 >/u?(6:00-9:00 p.m.); (7) Saturday, June 17 (8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.) Please note: Students must have successfully completed Hebrew II prior to registering for this course; (2) Students must come to the first class prepared (see course syllabus and Canvas for specifics).

09OT506/RE
Dr. William B. Fullilove
Thursday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
May 1 - June 30

Greek Exegesis - 2.00 Hours

Course description:: By studying the text of selected passages, students learn grammatical analysis, apply hermeneutical principles, and develop exegetical skills. Format: Taught live in NYC on two weekends June 2-3 (Fri. 1:30-7:30 p.m.); Sat. 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.) and June 23-24 (Fri. 12:00 noon-6:00 p.m.; Sat. 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.), with submittal date for final exam and exegetical paper July 21, 2017 (see course syllabus for specifics). PLEASE NOTE: (1) Students must have successfully completed Greek II prior to registering for this course. (2) Students must come to the first weekend prepared and having watched Dr. Cara's preparation video posted in Canvas (see course syllabus and Canvas for specifics).

09NT506/RE
Dr. Robert J. Cara
Friday 1:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
June 1 - August 31

Orientation Seminar - 1.00 Hours

An introduction to the academic and spiritual disciplines of seminary studies. Special emphasis is given to the unique aspects and requirements of the RTS New York City program. Format: The Orientation Seminar will be a combination of online and live classroom instruction in NYC. The live classroom instruction will be on Thursday, September 7, 2017, 1:30-3:30 p.m. (Day of Convocation). Course runs from July 1 through September 30.

09CE750/DE
Dr. James Anderson
Thursday 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
July 1 - September 30

Greek I - 3.00 Hours

An introductory study concentrating on basic vocabulary and analysis of the grammar of New Testament Greek. Class Format: The Greek I course will be taught in the classroom over 12 Thursday evenings and 2 weekends. The weeneds in NYC are: Sept. 29-30, and Nov. 3-4 (Fri. 6:00-8:30 p.m.; Sat. 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.) The twelve Thursday evenings (5:30-7:30 p.m.) are: Aug. 31; Sept. 7*, 14, 21; Oct. 12, 19, 26; Nov. 9, 16, 30; Dec. 7, 14. [*Note: the Sept. 7 class meets 6:30-8:30 p.m. See Course syllabus for specifics.]

09NT502/RE
Dr. Paul S. Jeon
Thursday 5:30 PM - 7:25 PM
August 31 - September 1

Hebrew I - 3.00 Hours

The Hebrew I course constitutes an introduction to the language of biblical Hebrew, including basic phonology, morphology, syntax, and vocabulary. Class Format: This course will be taught via live classroom instruction and video (Canvas) instruction (with less than 50% being residential instruction). All video lessons must be watched, and assigned homework completed, BEFORE the classroom sessions. Classroom sessions will take place on Thursday evenings, beginning September 7, 2017, with the final exam due December 21, 2017. (See syllabus for specific dates and times.) Tutoring sessions with TA's will follow each scheduled class for approximately 1 hour.

09OT502/DE
Dr. William B. Fullilove
Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
September 1 - December 31

Genesis through Joshua - 3.00 Hours

Course Description: An examination of the literary structure, themes, and history of the first six books of the Old Testament, with special attention on exegesis and use of these texts in ministry contexts. Class Format: The Genesis-Joshua course will be taught via live classroom instruction and online (Canvas) instruction (more than 50% being residential instruction). Classes will meet on 11 Thursday evenings, 7:30-9:30 p.m., beginning September 14, 2017, with the final class on December 14, 2017. (See syllabus for specific dates.) There will be approximately 1.5 hours of class instruction online weekly.

09OT508/RE
Dr. William B. Fullilove
Thursday 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
September 1 - December 31

Ecclesiology & Sacraments - 2.00 Hours

This course explores biblical doctrine from a systematic perspective.Topics include Ecclesiology and Sacraments. Class Format: The ST519 course will meet over one weekend with the professor in NYC, followed by 7 Monday nights with the professor joining the classroom via Google Hangout. The weekend in NYC is Sept. 15-16 (Friday 6:00-9:00 p.m.; Saturday 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) The seven Monday evenings (6:00-8:30 p.m.) are: Sept. 25; Oct. 16, 23, 30; Nov. 6, 13; and Dec. 4. (See course syllabus for more information)

09ST519/DE
Dr. Bruce Baugus
Monday 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
September 15 - September 25

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