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NT201 Jesus and the Gospels (Online)

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this unit students should be able to:

  1. Describe the historical, socio-cultural, religious and political setting of first-century Palestine as the context of Jesus’ life and ministry.
  2. Identify both the distinctive features of the four gospels and also the interrelationships between them
  3. Sketch the identity and life of Jesus, with an emphasis on his designations and titles, as well as the passion and resurrection narratives.
  4. Outline the message and ministry of Jesus as found in his emphasis on the Kingdom of God, use of parables, ethical teaching and miracles.
  5. Make comments on the significance of Jesus and the Gospels for contemporary life and ministry.

    Online – Timothy Partnership
    Semester Date: 3 Feb – 21 June 2020