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Biblical Theology

 

This track of SoCM classes on Biblical Theology will take us through a two-year learning journey, where all participants will be encouraged to read through the entire Bible. We will begin with the NT for the first year and then read the OT in the second year through the lens of Jesus as the fulfilling Messiah of the nation of Israel. At the end of the course, all participants should be able to achieve the following learning outcomes:

  1. Develop skills to read, interpret and apply the Bible
  2. Gain an overall understanding of the primary message from each book of the Bible
  3. Trace and connect major doctrinal developments (e.g., the Gospel) within the historical flow of the text from OT to NT.

Sunday Adult Classe are held on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month by zoom starting at 2pm. The link will be sent by ORPC's Whatapp Broadcast

10 Jan

Acts
Luke's 2nd installment continues to assure his reader of the truth of Christianity and to defend the church as the authentic people of God

22 Nov

The 4 Gospels
The fact that we have 4 gospel accounts does not mean that we have 4 gospels. We only have the (one) gospel according to Matthew, Mark, Luke and John!

25 Oct, 
8 Nov
The Gospel of John
The purpose of John's gospel is clearly stated in 20:30-31 in that John presents specific signs - significant displays of power that point to Jesus as the Son of God. So, if we percive Jesus with the eyes of faith, we can see deeper spiritual realities concerning is identity and the eternal life which he offers. 
25 Oct - Part 1 & 8 Nov - Part 2
27 Sep &11 Oct

The Gospel of Luke
The gospel of Luke is the first installment of the 2 volume work of Luke-Acts. Luks's account describes the good news in terms of God's work in the person, live, death, resurrection and ascension of Jesus Christ.The second volume points to the power fo the gospel in forming a renewed people of God.
27 Sep - Part 1 & 11 Oct - Part 2

13 Sep The Gospel of Mark
Mark’s gospel—presumably, the first in chronological order—focuses on the identity Jesus Christ. 
16 & 23 Aug

The Kingdom of God in Biblical Theology in Matthew
What is the Kingdom of God? With emphesis what Matthew says
16 August - Part 1  & 23 August - Part 2

26 July

Bible Interpretation and Application
How do we interpret the bible correctly?

12 July

Introduction to Biblical Theology
An intruction to what Biblical Theology is illustrated by looking at the gospel in the Bible's storyline.

   

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