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SOT 635: Biblical Hermeneutics

3 cr.

A study of the principles and practices essential to biblical interpretation with an emphasis on the conservative, grammatical-historical-contextual method, presupposing the inerrancy of Scripture. Special attention will also be given to the interpretation of the various genres of Scripture, including poetry, narrative, epistolary and apocalyptic literature.

  • Dates: September 3 – October 25
  • Registration closed
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 2

SOT 635: Biblical Hermeneutics

3 cr.

A study of the principles and practices essential to biblical interpretation with an emphasis on the conservative, grammatical-historical-contextual method, presupposing the inerrancy of Scripture. Special attention will also be given to the interpretation of the various genres of Scripture, including poetry, narrative, epistolary and apocalyptic literature.

  • Dates: September 3 – October 25
  • Registration closed

SOT 681: Old Testament Introduction

2 cr.

Canon and text of the Old Testament; composition, authorship, date and content of each book. Emphasis on refutation of critical views.

  • Dates: May 11 – June 20
  • Register by: April 27

SOT 615: Exposition of the Psalms

3 cr.

The nature and characteristics of Hebrew poetry as demonstrated in the Psalms. An exposition of selected Psalms centering on worship and knowing God. Special emphasis on the homiletical value of the book. Preparation of expository sermon outlines required.

Prerequisite: SOT 601.

  • Dates: June 22 – August 8
  • Register by: June 8

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