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For Our Admonition: Studies in Old Testament History

Course Type: Workbook and Online

Units: 1

Standard CEU: 1.1

Description: This 11-lesson course explores the historical material of the Old Testament, discussing the essential events and characters of each period. The study provides the background information vital for understanding the flow of biblical revelation. Far from being merely academic, the lessons isolate and develop crucial principles for guiding the believer in his pursuit of godliness.

Lesson 1: “The World That Then Was”: From Creation to Abraham
Lesson 2: “Founding Fathers”: The Story of the Patriarchs
Lesson 3: “Delivered and Tested”: The Exodus and Wilderness Wanderings
Lesson 4: “Into the Land”: The Conquest of Canaan
Lesson 5: “The Price of Unbelief”: The Period of the Judges
Lesson 6: “Give Us a King!”: The Early Monarchy
Lesson 7: “A Man After God's Own Heart”: The Davidic Kingdom
Lesson 8: “Solomon in All His Glory”: The Solomonic Era
Lesson 9: “In Search of Stability”: The Northern Kingdom
Lesson 10: “The Goodness and Severity of the Lord”: The Southern Kingdom
Lesson 11: “The Sure Mercies of David”: The Exilic and Post-Exilic Periods