BIP505― The Spirit in the Text
Elective for MDiv or Dmin― 3 credits. No prerequisite
It’s vitally important for students of the Bible to interface exegesis with spirituality and the “spirit” of a text. This course will help you connect the historical and original intent of passages with the experience of hearing them in present terms and as applicable today.
The curriculum author is a master at blending scholarly hermeneutic and interpretation practices with the spirit and application of a text distanced by centuries and culture. Misunderstanding of the spirit of a text leads to inaccurate doctrine and division within the body of Christ. This set of essays will expand your perspective and feed your spirit!