B.A. in Theological Studies

 

Total Credits: 60

(Prerequisite is an Associate degree or equivalent)


PR201 Spirit, Church, & Last Things
BS301 Psalms and Wisdom Books
TH310 The Divine Covenants
BS310 The Gospel of Paul
BS320 OT/Redemptive History
TH401 Salvation and Regeneration
PR310 Spiritual Gifts
TH420 The Doctrine of Reconciliation
TH421 The Holy Spirit
TH430 Faith
TH440 Preaching
BS401 Life & Teaching of Jesus

PR201 Spirit, Church, & Last Things


Credit:

6 Semester Hours

Listen to Lectures:
http://www.covenantseminary.edu/resources/#!/courses-spirit-church-last-things

Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the lectures.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

Read: http://www.the-highway.com/amila_Hoekema.html
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Read: http://the-highway.com/amilTOC_Engelsma.html
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

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BS301 Psalms and Wisdom Books


Credit:

6 Semester Hours

Listen to Lectures:
http://www.covenantseminary.edu/resources/#!/lecture-series-tea-with-jerram-experiencing-the-psalms

Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the lectures.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

Listen to Lectures: Old Testament Survey (Only section 5 – “Poetry and Wisdom”)
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the lectures.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

Read: Expositions of Holy Scripture: Psalms
Assignment:

  1. Write 20 pages on the Psalms interacting with how the book deals with a particular theme (e.g. redemption). Consult your mentor for theme approval.

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TH310 The Divine Covenants


Credit:

3 Semester Hours

Read:
The Divine Covenants By A.W. Pink    Amazon Online Version (pdf)
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Listen to Lectures:

Dr. Sinclair B. Ferguson – The First Promise
Dr. Sinclair B. Ferguson – The Covenant in the Old Testament
Dr. Sinclair B. Ferguson – The Consummation of the Covenant

Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the lectures.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

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BS310 The Gospel of Paul


Credit:

6 Semester Hours

Read:
Gleanings From Paul By A.W. Pink    AMAZON ONLINE VERSION
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 30 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Listen to Lectures:
http://www.covenantseminary.edu/resources/#!/courses-life-and-letters-of-paul

Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the lectures.
  2. Write 30 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

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BS320 OT/Redemptive History


Credit:

3 Semester Hours

Listen to Lectures:
http://www.covenantseminary.edu/resources/#!/courses-old-testament-history-and-theology

Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the lectures.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

Read: A History of the Work of Redemption
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

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TH401 Salvation and Regeneration


Credit:

6 Semester Hours

Read: Doctrine of Justification
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Read:
The Sovereignty of God in Salvation (Jonathan Edwards)
http://www.eternallifeministries.org/lrs_Christ2.htm
http://www.eternallifeministries.org/lrs_Spirit.htm
Charlie Martin – Synergism 

Assignment:

  1. Write 20 pages interacting with the ideas of the readings and giving your analysis.

Listen to Lectures:
Union With Christ
How God Converts the Human Soul

Assignment:

  1. Write 20 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

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PR310 Spiritual Gifts


Credit:

3 Semester Hours

Read:
http://entrewave.com/view/reformedonline/Spiritual%20Gifts,%20Part%201.htm
http://entrewave.com/view/reformedonline/Spiritual%20Gifts,%20part%202.htm
http://entrewave.com/view/reformedonline/Spiritual%20Gifts,%20part%203.htm
http://entrewave.com/view/reformedonline/Spiritual%20Gifts,%20part%204.htm
http://entrewave.com/view/reformedonline/Spiritual%20Gifts,%20part%205.htm
http://entrewave.com/view/reformedonline/Spiritual%20Gifts,%20part%206.htm
http://entrewave.com/view/reformedonline/Spiritual%20Gifts,%20part%207.htm
http://entrewave.com/view/reformedonline/Spiritual%20Gifts,%20part%208.htm
http://www.biblicalstudies.com/bstudy/spiritualgifts/ch17.htm
http://www.biblicalstudies.com/bstudy/spiritualgifts/ch18.htm
http://www.biblicalstudies.com/bstudy/spiritualgifts/ch21.htm
http://www.biblicalstudies.com/bstudy/spiritualgifts/ch22.htm

John MacArthur – Concerning Spiritual Gifts (all sections)

Assignment:

  1. Write 30 pages interacting with the authors ideas and giving your analysis of all readings.

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TH420 The Doctrine of Reconciliation


Credit:

6 Semester Hours

Read: The Doctrine of Reconciliation
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 30 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Listen to Lectures:
http://www.covenantseminary.edu/resources/#!/courses-humanity-christ-and-redemption

Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the lectures.
  2. Write 30 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

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TH421 The Holy Spirit


Credit:

6 Semester Hours

Read: The Holy Spirit
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 30 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Read: Work of the Holy Spirit
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 30 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

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TH430 Faith


Credit:

6 Semester Hours

Read: The Life of Faith By A.W. Pink    AMAZON ONLINE VERSION
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Read:
http://www.reformed.org/books/pink/saving_faith/
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Read: Doctrine of Justification by Faith
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

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TH440 Preaching


Credit:

6 Semester Hours

Read: The Ministry of the Word
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Read: Delivery of Sermons
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Listen to Lectures:
http://www.covenantseminary.edu/resources/#!/courses-christ-centered-preaching

Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the lectures.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

Assignment: Write 2 10 page sermons on an approved passages.

Your mentor may also require preaching sermons at your local church.

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BS401 Life & Teaching of Jesus


Credit:

3 Semester Hours

Read: The Sermon on the Mount By A.W. Pink    AMAZON ONLINE VERSION
Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the book.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the author’s ideas and giving your analysis.

Listen to Lectures:
http://www.covenantseminary.edu/resources/#!/courses-life-and-teachings-of-jesus

Assignment:

  1. Write an outline of the lectures.
  2. Write 20 pages interacting with the lecture ideas and giving your analysis.

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