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|Course ID||Course Name||Instructor||Room Number||Time|
|NT 505||New Testament Backgrounds||2 ECTS||See Schedule||MDiv 1|
This is a Master of Divinity class. This class covers the general geography and climate of Palestine, provides a brief overview of the history of the Mediterranean region from the 2nd Temple Period through the 1st Century AD in those areas which impact the New Testament era, offers a broad look at the Greco-Roman and Jewish cultures of the same period, and shows how knowledge of these matters may influence our reading of Scripture. It also exposes the student to the breadth of backgrounds study material which is available to the contemporary exegete.