Historical Literature Joshua-Esther (Old Testament)

Course number: DEBT304 • Credit hours: 3 hrs


A study of the Old Testament historical narratives from Joshua to Esther and the history of Israel’s Conquest, Settlement, Exile and Restoration. The course will examine the key themes, critical issues, overall message and the character of God as revealed in these books and how these can be exegeted, interpreted, communicated, and applied. Attention will also be given to the place of the
historical books within God’s progressive revelation, and their relevance for Christians today.