On-site Course Dates: October 20-21, 2016
Instructor: Brian Metzger, MMin
Overview: Hermeneutics (Greek for “interpretation”) covers the principles for studying the Bible with the goal of hearing what the original author wrote under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit. The student will be introduced to the important things interpreters and communities bring to the text. Special attention will be paid to the Biblical narrative contextualizing Biblical exegesis in the contemporary world as the revealed Word of God that shapes and informs contemporary life.
Registered participants will be forwarded the preparatory reading list a minimum of 6 weeks prior to the course date.
Individual courses for grade may be taken at a cost of $700/course.
*Available for Audit: Students who wish to ‘audit’ this course may do so at the following cost(s): $250/course. Auditing a course allows a student to take a class without the benefit of a grade or credit for the course. A person who audits a course does so for the purposes of self-enrichment and academic exploration. The audit option may not be available on all courses offered by Threshold School of Ministry. Auditing is only offered when space-availability permits, and upon approval of the Threshold School of Ministry administration and faculty.
*Prices include lunch. Books and required reading material not included.