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OTS1 Old Testament Survey (3 semester hours)


This course is a foundational course, which surveys the 39 books of the Old Testament. It is taught over 17 sessions and provides the student with an understanding of the following topics: The Law: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy; Creation to Abraham; Abraham to Moses; The Exodus and wanderings; History/Poetry: Joshua, Judges, Ruth, 1 & 2 Samuel, 1 & 2 Kings, 1 & 2 Chronicles, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther, Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon; The Prophets: Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations, Ezekiel, Daniel, Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi.