• Genesis

    Duration: 8 week

    Free

    Genesis

    The magnificent beginning of the Bible tells the story of the creation of the universe through the cataclysmic flood. These stories have been told and retold for thousands of years. Today the challenge is understanding the way those timeless tales speak to our modern understanding of history and science.

  • Exodus

    Duration: 8 week

    Free

    Exodus

    Exodus is the second book of the Pentateuch, and it continues the narrative of how the nation of Israel came to be. The book picks up in Egypt at Joseph's death, then carries us through the story of the Israelites' oppression in and removal from Egypt.  Over the course of…

  • The Books of Samuel

    Duration: 8 week

    Free

    The Books of Samuel

    The story of the Hebrew people moves from the time of nomadic tribes governed by Judges who emerged in the time of crisis to the era of Israeli monarchy. The central characters are Saul, David and Solomon, well known for their special connections with God, their leadership, and temple building.…

  • Psalms

    Duration: 8 week

    Free

    Psalms

    The well-know and beloved poetry of the Hebrew Bible is discussed in this eight-session study. You will learn that this scripture clearly expresses the widest range of human emotions: from anguish to joy. There is truly a psalm for every “occasion”: from hymns to prayers to songs to celebrations to…

  • Wisdom Literature

    Duration: 8 week

    Free

    Wisdom Literature

    Wisdom literature is a rather large swathe of the biblical text. This category traditionally includes Proverbs, Ecclesiastes (Qoheleth) and Job in the Hebrew Bible and Ben Sira (Ecclesiasticus) and the Wisdom of Solomon in the Apocrypha. This course will address only the first three books over the course of 8…

  • Second Isaiah

    Duration: 8 week

    Free

    Second Isaiah

    Perhaps the most frequently quoted prophecy in scripture is the book of Isaiah. We hear of one sent to “Prepare the way of the Lord” and of one who will announce, “The spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me…” The coming of a…

  • The Book of Daniel

    Duration: 8 week

    Free

    The Book of Daniel

    Daniel is a youth who is kidnapped in Jerusalem and taken as a prisoner to Babylon, 650 to 700 miles from home. His story traces his journey from kidnap victim to a man who “prospered during the reign of Darius…” (Daniel 6:28). It is not a smooth road: he struggles…