Based on the assumption that the New Testament lies at the heart of theological
education, this course is designed to help students with no previous background to
lay exegetical and theological foundations for their seminary education.
• Luke T. Johnson, The Writings of the New Testament, revised edition.
• Sze-kar Wan, Power in Weakness.
Choose one of the following:
• Bart Ehrman, A Historical Introduction to the Early Christian Writings.
• Carl R. Holladay, A Critical Introduction to the New Testament.