A Study in the Book of Hebrews (Credit: 2 or 3 hours)
ECTS 4 or 5
This course is a study of the The Life of Christ in the Synoptic Gospels A Study in the Book of Hebrews uses both analytical and topical studies to develop the main themes in the Epistle to the Hebrews. An introductory study of the structure of the book will help you see more clearly its relationship to the Old Testament and the pattern of its development. Historical information on the background of the book will give you a better understanding of its warnings and exhortations. An abundance of charts and outlines emphasize the main truths of the Epistle and will be of great value to those who wish to use any of them in preaching or teaching from Hebrews.
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:1.Explain the struggle of the people to whom Hebrews was written and compare it with spiritual problems that exist for some Christians of different religious backgrounds in your area today.2.Understand the relationship between the old covenant and the new and explain how the symbolism in the tabernacle and the sacrificial system are fulfilled in Christ.3.Appreciate more deeply the priesthood of Christ and the advantages that He gives you by His present ministry.4.Apply in your life and ministry the principles given in Hebrews for spiritual growth and a life of faith in Jesus Christ.5.Use in your preaching and teaching any of the charts that you may find helpful as you share the truths of Hebrews.6.Discover more easily the rich truths in other books of the Bible as you apply the study methods and skills developed in this course.
Mode of Study
•Lecture•Video (in progress)•Student interaction •Professor of Record Interaction•Hands on
•100 objective multiple choice questions•Online or pencil and paper•Project•Collateral Reading Assignment (for 3 (USA) credit courses•Student Learning Requirement •Passmark 70%•