The Bible for Liberals
This class in an introduction to the Bible presented in a literary, historical-critical approach. It’s split up into three sets of slide presentations. One is about important things to know about literature and the Bible, such as methods of study, particular terminology, and general history. There is a set of slide presentations about the Old Testament/Hebrew Scriptures and There is a set of slide presentations about the New Testament/Christian Scriptures.
Introduction and Background Material
Getting Started with the Bible
This program covers the basics of Biblical history, notation, translation, and elements of critical study.
Terms and Definitions for the study of Literature
Old Testament (Hebrew Scriptures)
The Documentary Hypothesis
Biblical Law Codes
New Testament (Christian Scriptures)
An Introduction to the Canonical Gospels for Unitarian Universalists and other religious liberals:
An Introduction to Thinking about Jesus for Unitarian Universalists and other religious liberals:
An Introduction to Saint Paul and his Letters for Unitarian Universalists and other religious liberals: