This course focuses on the content and message of the Gospels, as well as the theological perspectives of the Gospel writers. The practice of exegesis will be emphasized.
Students will be able to:
Understand the origin, message, and purpose of each Gospel.
Exegete this form of literature.
Apply exegesis to preaching, other pastoral responsibilities, and issues of the present day.
Instructor: Dr. Russell Sisson, Professor of Religion, Union College, Barbourville, Kentucky
Prerequisite: COS 121 & COS 122
Zoom session: Course includes an optional Zoom session for Q&A and general discussion in Unit 3 on Monday, May 29, 2023 at 8:00pm EDT. Participation is strongly encouraged, but not required.