Advance Old Testament (Home Study)
Bachelors of Theology
- Started Sep 16Started Sep 16
- 150 US dollars$150
- Home Study-Self Pace
This course investigates the over-arching narrative content of the first five books of the Old Testament known as the Torah and as Pentateuch (Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy). It also provides an overview of the main strategies for interpreting these books (hermeneutics) and the varied commitments behind each approach. Course Objective: Grow in appreciation of the passion and the power of the narratives and law contained in the primary biblical documents. Develop a personal facility for interpreting Old Testament biblical texts in the context of the Christian Church and evaluate the significance of specific books of scripture in their literary contexts.