Upon completion of this course, the student will:
- Recognize and differentiate the variety of forms in Hebrew Wisdom and Poetry.
- Examine the background, content and interpretation issues for each of the books studied.
- Practice and assess the devotional application of these five books and respond to this application in their lives.
Bellinger, W.H. Testimony of the Poets & Sages. Macon, GA: Smyth & Helwys Publishing Co., 1998.
Brueggemann, Walter. Spirituality of the Psalms. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2002.
Longmann, Tremper. How to Read the Proverbs. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2002.
This course is an exegetical study of the letters of James, I and II Peter, and Jude with attention to historical, social, literary, and cultural contexts, including critical issues and the letters’ continuing theological significance.
B3025 Grasping God’s Word will give you the right foundation to get the most out of this course. If you are enrolled in a program, it is a required prerequisite. However, if you have equivalent life experience or other course work and would like to take the course, contact the academic dean.
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- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
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