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CERTIFICATE IN PASTORAL MINISTRY
To register, please visit our webpage at udallas.edu/cpm, https://udallas.edu/ministry/academics/continuinged/register_continuinged.php
for any questions, please call 972-721-4118
Instructor: Jim McGill
This course is intended to help students become familiar with the chronology, geography, and the historical-critical environment of New Testament Christianity. Students will come to understand the Christian message as it is presented in the synoptic gospels, the Pauline letters, and the Johannine literature, by examining the history of the formation of these books and identifying their central themes through close readings of selected passages. Consideration will be given to the theological viewpoints and literary forms found in these books.
By the end of this course students will be able to: