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Seminary Academics

Semester Dates: 1/16/2018—5/11/2018

Use attached syllabi as a guide for course selection, book purchases, and class prep. Small details may change so check with faculty for an updated syllabus at the start of class.

Traditional Residential Courses (day and evening)

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5240 New Testament 1: the Texts and Their World 3 Chester M, W 8:00-9:15 am N-22
BIBL 5250 New Testament 2: the Texts and Their Theology 3 Lee T 6:30-9:15 pm N-22
BIBL 5110 Greek 2 3 Lee M, W 9:30 - 10:45 am N-1
BIBL 5112 Greek Readings 1 Chester/Lee T 11:00 am - 12:15 pm N-21
BIBL 6102 Hebrew Readings 1 TBD T 11:00 am - 12:15 pm N-
HSTY 6300 History and Theology of the Covenant 3 Ondrey M, W 8:00-9:15 am N-1
HSTY 5220 Christian History 2: Global Christianity (17-21c) 3 Ondrey T, Th 8:00-9:15 am N-22
HSTY 5230 Christian History 3: North American Christianity 3 L. Murphy Th 6:30-9:15 pm N-22
MNST 5130 Leading and Teaching in Ministry 3 Perry T, Th 9:30 - 10:45 am N-11
MNST 5110 Religions and Cultures 3 De Neui Th 1:30-4:15 pm N-22
MNST 5125 Introduction to Pastoral Care and Counseling 3 Pierre Th 1:30-4:15 pm N-25
SPFM 5210 Intercultural Spirituality: Praying Together 1 Auger & Tao M 6:30-9:15 pm N-21
THEO 5110 Christian Theology 3 Belmonte Stephens T, Th 9:30 - 10:45 am N-22

Online Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5210 Old Testament 1: the Pentateuch and Interpretation 3 Bruckner
BIBL 5230 Old Testament 3: Wisdom and Israel’s Praise 3 Bruckner
BIBL 6263 Biblical Perspectives on Health and Healing 3 Bruckner
MNST 6105 Academic Writing 1 K. Bruckner
MNST 6145 Mission of God: Insights for Service 3 D. Mark
MNST 5110 Religions and Cultures 3 E. Ivens
SPFM 6230 Being Well: Spirituality & Personal Health 1 Chase-Ziolek
THEO 5110 Christian Theology 3 Belmonte Stephens
THEO 5140 Advanced Seminar in Theology: Christology 3 Clifton-Soderstrom

Weekend and Limited Term Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
MNST 6160 Foundations of Congregational Vitality 3 TBD March 12-16, 2018 N-
SPFM 7215 Prayer and Life in the Spirit 3 Bjorlin
FLDC 7315-1 Cultural Competency Module 1 FE Johnson and Penny March 3, 2018 N-
FLDC 7315-2 Cultural Competency Module 1 FE Johnson and Penny April 13, 2018 N-
FLDC 7318-1 Theological Reflection Module 1 FE Johnson and Penny February 16, 2018 N-
FLDC 7318-2 Theological Reflection Module 1 FE Johnson and Penny March 2, 2018 N-

Offsite, Hybrid, Blended, and Travel Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
MNST 6400 Mobilizing for Justice 3 Rah M 8:45 am - 2:30 pm Stateville Correctional Center (a maximum security state prison) Priority given to Transformative Justice Certificate students; special permission required
MNST 6130 The Gospel in Asian Context   3 De Neui Dec. 30-Jan. 18 Travel course to Thailand Independent Study, Travel:Dec 30, 2017-Jan 13, 2018
THEO 5110 Christian Theology 3 Clifton-Soderstrom Jan 22-26, 2018 Midwinter Conference
BIBL 5210 Old Testament 1: the Pentateuch and Interpretation 3 Bruckner Jan 22-26, 2018 Midwinter Conference IGNITE (PSWC Cohort) Registration restricted
BIBL 5240 New Testament 1: the Texts and their World 3 Chester Feb. 16-17, March 16-17, April 20-21 Fri. 6pm-9pm Sat. 9am-5pm Madison, WI Fountain of Life Church
BIBL 5240 New Testament 1: the Texts and their World 3 Nystrom TBD Santa Cruz, CA IGNITE (PSWC Cohort) Registration restricted
THEO 5110 Christian Theology 3 Stephens Feb. 2-3, March 9-10, April 6-7 Fri. 6pm-9pm Sat. 9am-5pm Dolton, IL New Zion Covenant Church