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    Biblical Studies

    Biblical Studies - The courses in Bible are designed to give the student a knowledge of and appreciation for the Bible. The courses also provide foundational preparation for those who plan future study in graduate theological education, as well as giving professional preparation for those not anticipating further formal education.

    The biblical languages fulfill the language requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree and also provide the student with an understanding of the linguistic background of the Bible.

    Courses in Bible (BIBL)
    2099 (1-4 hours credit) Special Topics 4099 (1-4 hours credit) Special Topics
    2331 Methods in Biblical Interpretation
     
    Old Testament
    1301 Old Testament Survey 4303 Old Testament Prophets
    4300 Old Testament Archeology 4304 The Pentateuch
    4302 Old Testament Historical Books 4305 The Writings
    New Testament
    1302 New Testament Survey 4313 The Letters of Paul
    4301 New Testament Backgrounds 4314 General Epistles and Revelation
    4307 Archaeological Field Methods 4315 The Gospel of John
    4312 Jesus in the Synoptic Gospels 4316 Acts
    Courses in Greek (GREK)
    2401,2402 Elementary Greek I, II 4301, 4302 Intermediate Greek I, II
    Courses in Hebrew (HEBR)
    2411, 2412 Elementary Hebrew I, II 4311, 4312 Hebrew Readings I, II

    Logsdon School Foundation Courses - For all majors in the Logsdon School, the following foundational courses are required in addition to those of the major : BIBL 2331, THEO 2101, 4323, and CHST 4353. BIBL 1301 and 1302 are also taken to satisfy the HSU core. Grades in these courses impact the grade point average of the major.

    For more information about Bachelors Degree Programs, contact:

    Dr. Larry R. McGraw
    Logsdon School of Theology
    HSU Box 16235
    Abilene, Texas 79698-6235
    TEL: 325-670-1268
    E-mail: mcgraw@hsutx.edu

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