Theological Exegesis for Preaching
College: Wycliffe College
Instructor 1: Seitz, Christopher
Instructor 2: Widdicombe, David
Course Code: 
WYB2105HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
4101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Canada - Other
Description: 

This course Is an Introduction to theologically disciplined biblical preaching. We will examine the fourfold sense of scripture and Trinitarian and.Chrlstologlcal readings of scriptural texts. Students will be Introduced to the lectionary, its origins and its importance. This course will also cover the exegetical presuppositions and rhetorical styles of great preachers throughout the history of the Church. The course intends to train students to work theologically wtth scripture and to create robust sermon outlines and full sermon texts. Students will learn to use a variety of resources for preaching. Students will also engage ancient and medieval traditions of reading scripture, and understand their relevance and Importance in preaching. Finally, students will also be exposed to the rhetorical elements of preaching. Finally, students will also be exposed to the rhetorical elements of preaching and be challenged to incorporate these skills in their own work as preachers.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2015
Start Time: 
18:00
End Time: 
21:00
Schedule: 
Irregular
Schedule Notes: 
Tuesday, Thursday and weekend intensive 18:00 to 21:00
Additional Notes: 
Course offered in Winnipeg. For registration please contact the Wycliffe Registrar's Office 
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Seminars
Means of Evaluation: