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

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MA Biblical Literature courses

Biblical Studies30
OT 501Elementary Hebrew I3
OT 502Elementary Hebrew II3
NT 501New Testament Greek I3
NT 502New Testament Greek II3
OT 516Old Testament History and Interpretation3
NT 512New Testament History and Interpretation3
OT 620 or NT 531Inductive Bible Study I3
OT 621-623 or NT 535/615/622Inductive Bible Study II3
OT 651 or NT 521OT/NT Reading and Syntax3
OT 731-734 or NT 642OT/NT Exegesis3
Theological Studies12
BT 501Biblical Theology3
HT 520History of Christian Thought3
ST 604Christ, Revelation, God, and Humanity3
ST 605Salvation, Holy Spirit, Church, and Last Things3
Philosophical Studies3
AP 501Foundations of Apologetics3
PH 610Moral Theology and the Gospel3
Formational Studies3
DS 505Discipleship and Spiritual Formation 3
Ministry Studies3
EV 605Evangelism3

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