Interpreting Scripture Today
How do the Scriptures, the Spirit, and the interpretive community work together to discern the message and meaning of the Bible? How do we read the text carefully so that we can live it out with wisdom and faithfulness? In this introductory course, learners will develop a greater understanding and appreciation of the historical, literary, theological, and confessional value of both the Old and New Testaments, with special attention given to the Bible’s interpretation and application in the Mennonite Brethren tradition.
BIB 510 is offered through these academic partnerships:
* Learning with a cohort of students is a key value of the online learning experience at MB Seminary. A minimum of three students is required for an online course to be offered.
The spark of Mark’s love for teaching the Bible was first lit in 1987, and he has taught in church, school, and community settings in the decades since then. Some of Mark’s teaching experiences include translating portions of the Dead Sea Scrolls, pastoral ministry, leading tours to Israel, and launching two university religious studies programs.