An introduction to New Testament literature within the context of the Hellenistic-Roman world of the first century A.D. The course will consider the interpretation of various genres of material and will provide a survey of the individual books, their backgrounds and messages, and the culmination of redemption in the life and work of Jesus of Nazareth. Emphasis placed on the fulfillment of God’s mission by Christ and his church.

Interested in knowing more about the class? Here is a sample schedule and syllabus from a previous semester:

bi 502 schedule 2018 (1)bi 502 syllabus 2018 (1)