Biblical Eschatology (GBIB 516) Introduction. Summer 2014, Session #3 8:30 – 11:30 AM (M – F) Dr. David Hebert E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ; Office hours (4A 43A): 11:30 – 12:30 (M-F). Genesis (Beginnings).
Summer 2014, Session #38:30 – 11:30 AM (M – F)
Dr. David Hebert
Office hours (4A 43A): 11:30 – 12:30 (M-F)
Let us pray!
Biblical– From the Bible (both Old & New Testament, primarily apocalyptic genres)
Eschatology – from “eschatos,” meaning “the extreme, most remote spoken of place and time, the last”—described by 1 Cor 15:24, “. . . then comes, the end, when He delivers up the kingdom to the God and Father . . .”; and from lego or “logos” in Greek, meaning, “to relate in words or something said (including the thought and idea)”; by implication, a topic, subject or discourse:
Study of the End-Times/Last Days Surrounding the Parousia/Second Coming of Jesus Christ
A Small Group of Graduate Students, that sets out together on the journey of developing their own Credo about Christian Biblical Eschatology
Any Good Translation of The Holy Bible.
Geisler, Norman L. Systematic Theology: In One Volume. Minneapolis: Bethany House, 2011.
Hebert, David K. “The Need for Teaching the Eschatological Gospel of Both Comings of Jesus Christ in the Twenty- first Century, Especially as We See the Day of His Parousia Approaching.” D. Th. Thesis, University of South Africa, 2009. (On Class Pages; Hard Copy in
Benware, Paul N. Understanding End Times Prophecy: A Comprehensive Approach. Chicago: Moody Press, 2006.
Dumbrell, William J. The Search for Order: Biblical Eschatology in Focus. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 1994.
Hebert, David K. “The Rapture of the Church: A Doctrine of the Early Church or a Recent Development of the Dispensational Movement?” MA Thesis, Oral Roberts University, 2006. (On Class Pages).
Hoekema, Anthony A. The Bible and The Future. 1st paperback ed. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1994.
Pentecost, J. Dwight. Things to Come: A Study in Biblical Eschatology. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1964.
Sutton, Hilton. The Book of Revelation Revealed: Understanding God’s Master Plan for the End of the Age. Tulsa, OK: Harrison House, 1995.
From Johnson, Johnson, Johnson-Holubec, and Roy’s Circles of Learning: Cooperation in the Classroom (Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 1984), 8, 25, 30-1, 35.
From Johnson, Johnson, Johnson-Holubec, and Roy’s Circles of Learning: Cooperation in the Classroom (Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 1984), 8, 25, 30-1, 35.
T - Together
A - Accomplishes
M - More
Perfect Complete Gospel; Prophecy & Interpretation of Prophecy; Time & Timelines (Kairos, Chronos, Biblical, Salvation History); Kingdom of God; Covenants; Second Coming or Parousia; Millennium; Day of the Lord (Yahweh) or Tribulation; Rapture of the Church; Intermediate State & Eternal State (Resurrections & Judgments); Signs of the Times; Orthodoxy vs. Heresies
Group Participation - 20%
Exegetical Paper on Dan/Rev or Eschatological Issue Paper - 40%
Course Synthesis Paper - 40%
Take a break & return to form Groups