New Testament Essentials

The Teachings Of Jesus And The Early Church

Course Overview

This course will provide the learner with a complete understanding of the teachings of Jesus and how the early Christians thought and lived out their beliefs. It is a solid foundation of biblical knowledge on which the learner can build a deeper understanding of Scripture and God’s ultimate purposes.

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Course Outline


The Gospel of Matthew
The Gospel of Mark
The Gospel of Luke
The Gospel of John
The Acts of the Apostles
Romans
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
Galatians
Ephesians
Philippians
Colossians
The First Letter to the Thessalonians
The Second Letter to the Thessalonians
1 Timothy
2 Timothy
Titus
Philemon
Hebrews
James
1 Peter
2 Peter
1, 2, and 3 John
Jude
Revelation

Recommended Textbook


Journey through the New Testament

Understanding the Purpose, Themes, and Practical Implications of Each New Testament Book of the Bible

by William F. Cook III

Gain a grasp of the major themes of each New Testament book.

Journey through the New Testament helps you gain a complete understanding of the teachings of Jesus and how the early Christians thought and lived out their beliefs. It is a solid foundation of biblical knowledge on which you can build a deeper understanding of Scripture and God’s ultimate purposes. Start your journey into the New Testament today.

Course Professor


William F. Cook, III

Dr. William F. Cook III is professor of New Testament Interpretation at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Before his position at Southern, he was associate professor of New Testament and chair of the theology division at Florida Baptist Theological College. He is the author of several books including a commentary entitled, John: Jesus Christ is God. He is the co-author of Spiritual Warfare in the Storyline of Scripture: A Biblical, Theological, and Practical Approach. Cook is the editor of the series, 40 Days in the Word and author of the volume on Mark. Since 2001, he has served as the Lead Pastor at The Ninth and O Baptist Church in Louisville.

Online Learning

You can access your course at any time on any device. You do not need to install an app or download software.

Certification

This course is part of a full certification track offered by Church Answers University. See available certifications here.

5 hours

This course contains five hours of on-demand video that can be started and resumed at any time.

Coming Soon

Individual courses will be available for purchase soon

Introductory course pricing $147 (regularly $199)

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