Biblical Interpretation I (BIB 725)

BIB 725

This course introduces the student to the inductive method of reading, studying and teaching the Bible. Special attention is given to the following exegetical topics: context, grammar, semantics, genre, contextualization and appropriation. Students do a series of exegetical and hermeneutical exercises, applying a literary-historical-canonical method to the study of selected biblical texts. The pedagogical factors involved in leading a Bible study is discussed and practiced. 

Code Units Letter Grades Pass/Fail Option Frequency Prerequisites
BIB 725 2 Yes Yes Annually