David Baird, Ph.D. cand., Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4 pm to 5:15 pm
RELS 224 CP, New Testament Theology (3 sem. hrs.)
This course is a study of the New Testament writings, in their historical settings and chronological sequence, with the goal of acquiring knowledge of their theological unity and diversity. The CPC section of this course focuses on the person and mission of Jesus Christ as articulated in the New Testament documents and subsequently reflected upon in the early credal formulae and in the declarations of the Christian Church Councils of the fourth, fifth, and sixth centuries AD. Students will be exposed to the positions of contemporary scholars on various New Testament-related Christological questions.
• Prerequisite(s): RELS 102 or instructor's consent
• The course meets the University Core Requirement for Religious Studies - Bible Content (0-5), and meets the requirements for the following:
° Biblical Studies Major, Concentration, or Minor
° Christianity and Culture Major, Concentration, or Minor
° Christianity and Culture: Catholic Studies Minor
• All CPC courses may be counted as electives for any TWU Degree.
• CPC Courses may count towards CPC certificates as listed in the Course Requirements for each Certificate.
Image: Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.