This unit explores biblical perspectives on the experience of God and God’s involvement with the world. Particular attention is given to biblical understandings of who God is, the creator God and the saving God. The relevance of culture to biblical understandings of God and to our own understanding is also explored.
Outline a biblical and theological basis for seeing God as creator, redeemer and transformer.
Demonstrate an awareness of the cultures in which the Bible was written.
Identify some of the implications of these ideas, in individual and collective experience
Diploma core unit for non-English speaking background students.
Lectures, interactive group work and tutorials
Written paper (750 words)
Intertextual Bible study presentation (Written, 750 words
Thematic essay (1500 words)
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 17 Oct, 2018
Unit Record last updated: 2019-02-20 14:46:24 +1100