Learn how the books of the Bible were chosen and why we believe they are inspired. Students will also learn principles of biblical interpretation and how they apply to different types of biblical literature: narrative, poetry, wisdom, and epistles.
Prerequisites: Students must have successfully completed Intro to the Bible and Christian Growth.
Week 1 - Biblical Meditation and Intro to Inspiration
Week 2 - Inspiration
Week 3 - Canonicity
- Lecture Notes
- Student Notes
- Apocrypha Handout
- New Testament Apocryphal & Pseudepigraphal Writings
- "Three Stage" Theory of Old Testament Canon
Week 4 - Interpretation
Week 5 - Epistles Inductive Study
Week 6 - Gospels
Week 7 - Acts and Restorationism
Week 8 - OT Narrative
Week 9 - OT Wisdom Literature