New Testament: The Parables

Church Divinity School Of The Pacific (The)

  The course explores the parables of Jesus in their historical, cultural, and literary contexts. A study of specific parables will determine the theological themes, codifications for social reform, ethical lessons in them, and their significance for the Church and society today. Register Instructor: Dr. Peter Ajer Peter Claver Ajer was born and brought up …
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Old Testament Overview

Church Divinity School Of The Pacific (The)

  This course is offered in response to requests to provide an orientation to the Old Testament Scriptures for those with limited exposure to and knowledge of its content. Orientation to the whole Old Testament in the space of seven weeks is possible only by seeing it from many different perspectives—sometimes looking at the whole …
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Systematic Theology

Church Divinity School Of The Pacific (The)

  Systematic theology seeks to tell a single story about God and God’s activity in the world from Creation to the Eschaton. There are points within that story that we will focus on, particularly as it comes to gaining clarity about God’s activity. The person of Jesus Christ as the central and seminal activity of …
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M.Div Integrative Seminar: Practical Theology and Practice of Ministry

Vancouver School Of Theology

Code: PT610 Dates: September 21, 2020, October 5, 2020, October 19, 2020, November 9, 2020, and November 23, 2020 Time: 9am – 12pm Situated on the threshold of professional ministry, at the crossroads of theory and practice, the purpose of this senior integrative seminar is to deepen the student’s capacity for leadership in faith communities …
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Theology and Biblical Interpretation

Vancouver School Of Theology

Code: HIS/TH6/715 Dates: September 14, 2020 – December 4, 2020 on Tuesdays Time: 9:00 am for 3 hours Interpretation of the bible is an act of discipleship in the church. Modernity has seen a myriad of critical approaches to the bible that have renewed our attention to scripture in ways that are, at once, delightful, …
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Introduction to Practical Theology: Spiritual and Theological Foundations for Public and Pastoral Leadership

Vancouver School Of Theology

Code: PT500 Dates: September 14, 2020 – December 4, 2020 on Thursdays Time: 9:00 am for 3 hours To explore, examine and engage the critical questions facing pastoral and public leadership through the Christian Church in our Post-modern and Post-Christendom Canadian context. What is God the Father, Son and Holy Spirit up to in the …
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Christology

Vancouver School Of Theology

Code: TH600/700 Dates: September 14, 2020 – December 4, 2020 on Thursdays Time: 9:00 am for 3 hours The centre of Christian theology is Jesus Christ. Therefore, this course will focus on thinking through the scriptural and ecclesiastical traditions concerning the person and work of Christ. This will provide the basis for a discussion about …
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Introduction to Hebrew Bible I

Vancouver School Of Theology

Code: HB500 Dates: September 14, 2020 – December 4, 2020 on Tuesdays Time: 9:00 am for 3 hours This first half of the full-year Foundational Core Course will be based in a serious and scholarly engagement with the literature of the Hebrew Bible. Several lines of approach and areas of knowledge will be developed through …
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Christian Theology I

Vancouver School Of Theology

Code: TH500 Dates: September 14, 2020 – December 4, 2020 on Wednesdays Time: 9:00 am for 3 hours The purpose of this course is to further reflective understanding and appropriation of major Christian teachings in loving engagement with God and the world in the context of the contemporary church.  It treats principally central themes of …
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Greek Exegesis of Romans and Galatians – Online

Acadia Divinity College

Designation: GREE 7043 In this course students will study the Greek text of the Epistles of Romans and Galatians by applying the hermeneutical and exegetical skills learned in BIBL 5033 and the Greek language skills learned in GREE 6013. In addition to studying the contents, contexts, and interpretive issues involved in the study of the …
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