Feb 29, 2024  
2014-2015 Saint Joseph’s College Online 
2014-2015 Saint Joseph’s College Online [Archived Catalog]

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TH 520 - Introduction to the New Testament

Investigates the historical sources, context, and content of the New Testament writings with an emphasis on the Letters of Paul and the four Gospels.

Prerequisites & Notes
TH 555


Assignment Overview

  • Assignments: 5 Units



Course Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to do the following:

  • Utilize the tools of biblical criticism.
  • Explore the New Testament community.
  • Explain the ecclesial and historical development of the New Testament Canon.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the New Testament writings.
  • Learn about authorship and sources of the writings.
  • Discuss literary forms.
  • Apply biblical knowledge to the sacramental and ecclesial life of the Church.

Credits: 3

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