THE SCHOOL OF BIBLICAL STUDIES [OLD TESTAMENT]

7 - 9:30 PM | Tuesday evenings May 14, 21 & 28 and June 4 & 11- At the Tribe Byron Bay, Ministry Centre
This school, led by Justin Cloherty, will be held in Term Two. The five evenings will be an overview series that will take students on a journey into the history and theology of the Old Testament. Justin is an experienced trainer and equipper, who carries a strong passion for students to discover the richness of the Old Testament.
THE SCHOOL OF BIBLICAL STUDIES TEACHER – Justin Cloherty
TUESDAY 14TH MAY

Session 1 | 7:00PM – Justin Cloherty
Hermeneutics 1 – Exegesis vs eisegesis.
Reading Scripture with Scripture. Dealing with discrepancies.

Session 2 |8:30PM – Justin Cloherty
Hermeneutics 2 – How the canon was formed.
Different translations. Using other sources: Dictionary, Concordance, Commentaries etc.

TUESDAY  21TH MAY

Session 3 | 7:00PM – Justin Cloherty
Hermeneutics 3 – Ancient Hebrew Culture. Ancient Near Eastern Literature

Session 4 |8:30PM – Justin Cloherty
Genre 1: Narrative, Genre 2: Law

TUESDAY 28TH MAY

Session 5 | 7:00PM 
Genre 3: Wisdom Literature, Genre 4: Biblical Poetry

Session 6 |8:30PM 
Genre 5: Prophecy, Genre 6: Apocalyptic Literature

TUESDAY 4TH JUNE

Session 7 | 7:00PM 
Major Themes 1: The Mission of God

Session 8 |8:30PM 
Major Themes 2: Types and Shadows

TUESDAY  11TH JUNE

Session 9 | 7:00PM 
Major Themes 3: Empire and Exile

Session 10 |8:30PM 
Major Themes 4: Suffering and the Goodness of God

PLEASE NOTE: Class Room Spaces will be limited / Zoom Option Available