Digging Deep into the Bible

M.A. in Biblical Literature

Wesley Biblical Seminary’s 52-hour Master of Arts in Biblical Literature equips you with a comprehensive understanding of Scripture in English, Hebrew, and Greek. By completing this program, you will gain the ability to interpret Scripture, understand the biblical context, and apply biblical truth to your current context. If you want to have a deep understanding of Scripture and how it relates to the broader Christian faith, this degree is for you.

2-3 years

program length





MA Biblical Literature courses

Biblical Studies33 credits
HEB 501Elementary Hebrew I3
HEB 512Elementary Hebrew II3
GRE 501New Testament Greek I3
GRE 512New Testament Greek II3
OT 516Old Testament History and Interpretation3
NT 512New Testament History and Interpretation3
BS 501Inductive Bible Study I3
BS 512Inductive Bible Study II3
HEB 621 or GRE 621OT/NT Reading and Syntax3
HEB 732 or GRE 732OT/NT Exegesis3
Theological Studies12 credits
ST 606Theology of Christian Holiness3
HT 520History of Christian Thought3
ST 604Christ, Revelation, God, and Humanity3
ST 605Salvation, Holy Spirit, Church, and Last Things3
Formational Studies4 credits
DS 505Discipleship and Spiritual Formation 4
Ministry Studies3 credits
EV 605Evangelism3

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