Gospel Studies: Luke and John

Unit code: BN3003L

Description

This unit offers exegetical study of the Gospel of Luke and the Gospel of John. The unit will consider Luke (with Acts) in relationship to the other synoptic gospels. The unit will also consider the historical setting of the Gospel of John, its relationship to the Synoptic Gospels, its theological outlook, and its main theological themes. Students will learn to appreciate the gospels in their larger religious, cultural, and sociological contexts. Attention will be paid to homiletical use of selected texts.

Discipline

New Testament

Study level

  • Bachelor Level 3

Alternative study level

  • Bachelor Level 2

Prerequisites

  • Hermeneutics and New Testament Greek A and B are desirable but not essential

Staff

Details

Credit points: 15

Available in 2017

  • Semester 1: Classroom-based

Unit updated: 02/11/2016 8:09am