An in-depth exegetical study of Old Testament or New Testament books. The course will emphasize the historic occasion, purpose, and theological message of the selected biblical books. It will survey relevant contemporary biblical hermeneutics. It will utilize inductive, grammatical, historic-critical, literary, and reader-oriented exegetical methods. The course will self-consciously focus on interpretation within and for the believing community.
BIBL6000 or BIBL7000 level course