Backgrounds & Cultures of the Bible
About this Course
Understanding the culture behind biblical narratives will help you better understand and interpret God’s Word for application in your life.
The Backgrounds & Cultures of the Bible course features 13 mini-lessons over 13 weeks, sent to you by email. Every week, you can expect to receive a video lecture of about 25 minutes, as well as printable slides from the lecture and associated notes pages. You’ll also have access to a small-group discussion guide for each lesson.
What you’ll learn in this course:
Explore the cultures significant to understanding the background of the Bible:
- Moabite & Ammonite
- NT Greek
Dr. John Holmes
Dr. John Holmes holds degrees from Grace University(B.A.), Dallas Theological Seminary (Th.M.), and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Ph.D.). He has been happily married to his wife Donna for 32 years with whom he enjoys a ministry of counseling young couples. They have two sons (Jesse and Micah) who are married.