New Testament Interpretation Courses

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SNT 614: Exposition of Romans

3 credits

An exposition of the epistle in light of the circumstances and experience of the Apostle Paul and the congregation in Rome. Careful attention is given to the structure of the book and the development of its major theological arguments. Exposure to both the classic and most recent commentary literature on Romans. Preparation of expository sermons required.

  • Dates: Mar. 9–May 2, 2020
  • Register by: Mar. 6, 2020

The Letter to the Romans, New International Commentary on the New Testament – 2nd, 2018 Edition
Douglas Moo
Grand Rapids
ISBN: 0802871216  Amazon  Ebay

SNT 650: New Testament Theology

3 credits

Application of the principles and methods of biblical theology to the study of the New Testament, with particular focus on the Kingdom of God.

  • Dates: Mar. 9–May 2, 2020
  • Register by: Mar. 6, 2020

The Progress of Doctrine in the New Testament: Updated Language & Study Edition by Layton Talbert – custom Edition
T. D. Bernard, edited by Layton Talbert
Lulu, 2019
Note: This required Updated Language & Study Edition is available only through the BJU textbook store (

New Dictionary of Biblical Theology
Alexander, Rosner, Carson, & Goldworthy, eds.
IVP, 2000
Note: Students aren’t necessarily required to own this text, though it’s recommended; but they must have regular access to a copy for required assignments.