EB 693 1 Peter 2 credits

This course is given to provide the occasion for entering the thought and meaning of this epistle on the subject of living daily with hope through the Gospel in the midst of “various trials.” Special attention will be given to its teaching on the church, baptism, eschatology, ethics, and Christ’s descent into hell.

OT 602 Introduction to Hebrew Exegesis 3 credits

This course builds on the student’s knowledge of Biblical Hebrew to aid the student to engage in a thorough, analytical study of a biblical text. The aim is to develop a method of exegesis which will assist in the preparation of a soundly biblical and practical sermon or teaching presentation. Emphasis in this course will be given to working with middle-level Hebrew grammar and syntax based on a grammatical-historical method and applying fundamental skills in Hebrew to basic interpretation of biblical texts.