You might consider writing a dissertation on one or more of these precursors to the new testament, detailing how that influence is both incorporated and transformed relation to the old testament the new testament explicitly presents itself as a revelatory sequel to the hebrew scriptures, commonly referred to as the old testament. A lesson plan for the old testament a 10 page paper which presents 13 lessons designed for teaching the theology of the old testament to adults in a sunday school setting. The old testament is a good tool and reference that teaches christians about salvation through faith in christ in the new covenant, christ cleanses the inner man his death on the cross takes away the sins of the world.
Abstract: this dissertation seeks to find christ in the old testament by examining the targumic passages in which memra, shekinah, or yeqara occur as god's agent or manifestation chapter 1 demonstrates that scholars view the memra, shekinah, and yeqara as agents for god or manifestations of god. Old testament research for africa: a critical analysis and annotated bibliography of african old testament dissertations 1967-2000 (bible and theology in africa) [knut holter] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers sub-saharan africa experienced a remarkable interest for academic studies of the bible throughout the latter decades of the twentieth century. Introduction this is the first of what i hope will be a series of posts on potential ideas for dissertation topics though the subjects focus mainly on biblical studies, students in other disciplines may find useful insights based on a certain angle or method that is being highlighted.
The purpose of the doctor of philosophy (phd) degree in biblical studies with degree concentrations in the old testament or the new testament is to equip students for academic teaching, research, and for producing scholarly, creative writing in the fields of old testament and new testament. Ernst wilhelm hengstenberg ernst wilhelm theodor herrmann hengstenberg (20 october 1802, in fröndenberg – 28 may 1869, in berlin), was a german lutheran churchman and neo-lutheran theologian from an old and important dortmund family. Dissertations from 2018 pdf reading as a disclosure of the thoughts of the heart: proto-halakhic reuse and appropriation between torah and the prophets, kenneth bergland old testament indicators of the extent of their applicability, h ross cole pdf.
The christian’s relationship to the old testament the christian’s relationship to the old testament: in light of paul’s emphasis on justification by faith, discuss his view of the mosaic law. Precision and personalization our old testament experts can research and write a new, one-of-a-kind, original dissertation, thesis, or research proposal—just for you—on the precise old testament topic of your choice. For topics suggestions for your religious studies dissertation, see below old testament teachings from the christian bible are too outdated and no longer applicable to life in the 21st century discuss which religious code of ethics is most applicable to modern day life and why. In the old testament the term was used primarily for service in the new testament it is used primarily for salvation which issues in service the bible never reconciles the seeming contradiction between god’s sovereignty and mankind’s free will, but affirms them both. The university of edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in scotland, with registration number sc005336, vat registration number gb 592 9507 00, and is acknowledged by the uk authorities as a “recognised body” which has been granted degree awarding powers.
The library of hebrew bible/old testament studies series editor(s): andrew mein, claudia v camp over the last 40 years this pioneering series has established an unrivaled reputation for cutting-edge international scholarship in biblical studies and has attracted leading authors and editors in the field. Reformed academic dissertations reformed expository commentary resources for biblical living resources for changing lives tapestry the binding of the blade the dark harvest trilogy the gospel according to the old testament the gospel for real life the quest for truth the westminster assembly and the reformed faith resources about us catalogs. Abstract this dissertation investigates the theology and the function of the prayers in the book of daniel the introduction reviews the scholarly literature in regard to the prayers of the old testament in general and the prayers in the book of daniel in particular.
Theses and dissertations, free to find, free to use r esource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions. The bibliography will include two sections: (a) classic and important current works of old testament scholarship (pentateuch, prophets, writings, ancient israelite religion), and (b) a reading of important ancient near eastern texts in translation related to the old testament. Hebrew and perhaps aramaic (for some parts of the ot) would be required for the old testament the same for anything in the dead sea scrolls 5 responses to phd advice: a test case in finding a dissertation topic – part 2 pingback: phd advice: a test case for finding a dissertation topic. Old testament research for africa: a critical analysis and annotated bibliography of african old testament dissertations by holter, knut and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom.
Old testament language (students majoring in ot must take a comprehensive exam in this area and therefore have two classes in this category) old testament theology incoming phd students are matched with a supervisor from our world-class faculty who shares their research interests. Hebrew bible/old testament daniel stulac: history and hope: the agrarian wisdom of isaiah 28 - 35 2016 advisor: ellen davis mari joerstad: the life of the world: the vitality and personhood of non-animal nature in the hebrew bible 2016 advisor: ellen davis joshua vis: “the purification offering of leviticus and the sacrificial offering of jesus” 2013. This dissertation looks at the history and development of the decalogue and when, or how it came to be a crucial document for the nation of israel with this, we look at the history of israel as a nation and their god yhwh. An exploration of the greek old testament‟s unique heritage and lasting impact on the new testament submitted to the thesis chair in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the master of arts in religious studies by cara l murphy lynchburg, virginia october 2007 ii.