OLD TESTAMENT12 HOURS
BIB1200 Old Testament Survey
The background, events, people, and theology of the Old Testament with reflection on connections to the New Testament and application to Christian faith and life.
Introduction to the first five books of the Bible through a survey of their contents, with attention to social and historical contexts, distinctive literary forms and features, major themes and theological assertions, and the enduring message and relevance of the Pentateuch.
BIB4040 Old Testament Prophets
A chronological study of the prophetic books (Isaiah through Malachi) with special attention to historic context and the religious, social, political, and apocalyptic messages of the prophets.
BIB4200 Historical Books of the Old Testament
A study of the historical books from Joshua to Esther, tracing the history of Israel from the entrance into Canaan through the exile and return.