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Graduate — New Testament Interpretation — BJUOnline

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SNT 620: Survey of the New Testament 2 credits

Basic background, content and synopsis of the New Testament. Identification of major critical attacks. Introduction to key methods of Bible study. For students with little or no undergraduate background in Bible.

  • Dates: May 7 – June 16
  • Registration closed
  • Next offered: October 22, 2018 – December 8, 2018

SNT 614: Exposition of Romans 3 credits

An exposition of the epistle in light of the circumstances and experience of the Apostle Paul and the congregation in Rome. Careful attention is given to the structure of the book and the development of its major theological arguments. Exposure to both the classic and most recent commentary literature on Romans. Preparation of expository sermons required.

  • Dates: August 27 – October 20
  • Register by: August 13

SNT 621: Foundations for Greek Exegesis 3 credits

Extensive review of Greek fundamentals, with translation of a variety of New Testament passages. Introduction to exegetical thinking, with readings and exegesis projects. Semi-remedial in nature, especially suited for students who feel moderately lacking in readiness for Methods of Greek exegesis.

  • Dates: August 27 – December 8
  • Register by: August 13

SNT 635: Biblical Hermeneutics 3 credits

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: August 27 – October 20
  • Register by: August 13

SNT 776: Theology & Practice of Prayer 3 credits

Investigation and systematization of the teaching of Scripture from biblical models, commands and instructions concerning prayer. Readings from the major devotional and expositional classics on the subject.

  • Dates: August 27 – October 20
  • Register by: August 13

SNT 620: Survey of the New Testament 2 credits

Basic background, content and synopsis of the New Testament. Identification of major critical attacks. Introduction to key methods of Bible study. For students with little or no undergraduate background in Bible.

  • Dates: October 22 – December 8
  • Register by: October 8

SNT 681: New Testament Introduction 3 credits

The canon and text of the New Testament: composition, authorship, date and content of each book. The course gives special attention to the current Greek text controversy.

  • Dates: January 7 – March 2
  • Register by: December 24

SNT 619: Exposition of Revelation 3 credits

An exposition of the content of the Apocalypse. Reading in the best, standard commentaries. Preparation of expository sermons from each section of the book.

  • Dates: March 4 – April 20
  • Register by: February 18

SNT 650: New Testament Theology 3 credits

Application of the principles and methods of biblical theology to the study of the New Testament, with particular focus on the Kingdom of God.

  • Dates: March 4 – April 20
  • Register by: February 18

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