This course is for those who find the Bible interesting, enlightening, confusing, or all of the above! This course explores the foundations of biblical interpretation and provides students with key tools for reading, interpreting, and applying the Bible in the contemporary world. There are nine lectures in the course (over 5 hours of content), with accompanying PowerPoints.
Background reading: How to Read the Bible in Changing Times by Mark L. Strauss, pp.41-56.
Background Reading: Grasping God's Word, 3rd edition by Duvall and Hays, 115-136
Background reading: How to Read the Bible in Changing Times by Mark L. Strauss, pp.69-92