Understanding the New Testament

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Understanding the New Testament

2019

In these 24 eye-opening episodes, Professor David Brakke takes you behind the scenes to study not only the text of the New Testament, but also the authors and the world in which it was created. You'll explore Jewish lives...

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Director
The Great Courses
Features
David Brakke
Supplier
The Great Courses

In This Series

The Paradox of the New Testament
Episode 1
The Paradox of the New Testament
The Jewish Origins of Christian Faith
Episode 2
The Jewish Origins of Christian Faith
1 Thessalonians and Paul's Ministry
Episode 3
1 Thessalonians and Paul's Ministry
The Salvation of Gentiles in Galatians
Episode 4
The Salvation of Gentiles in Galatians
Romans on God, Faith, and Israel
Episode 5
Romans on God, Faith, and Israel
Community Conflicts in 1-2 Corinthians
Episode 6
Community Conflicts in 1-2 Corinthians
Worship and Leaders in Paul's Congregations
Episode 7
Worship and Leaders in Paul's Congregations
Paul's Theology on Slavery and Christ
Episode 8
Paul's Theology on Slavery and Christ
Adapting Paul's Teachings to New Situations
Episode 9
Adapting Paul's Teachings to New Situations
Jesus as the Suffering Son of Man in Mark
Episode 10
Jesus as the Suffering Son of Man in Mark
Jesus as the New Moses in Matthew
Episode 11
Jesus as the New Moses in Matthew
The Church in the Gospel of Matthew
Episode 12
The Church in the Gospel of Matthew
Luke and Acts on God's History of Salvation
Episode 13
Luke and Acts on God's History of Salvation
Luke's Inclusive Message
Episode 14
Luke's Inclusive Message
The Apostles and Church in Luke and Acts
Episode 15
The Apostles and Church in Luke and Acts
Jesus as the Divine Word in John
Episode 16
Jesus as the Divine Word in John
Jesus and the Jews in the Gospel of John
Episode 17
Jesus and the Jews in the Gospel of John
The Community of John after the Gospel
Episode 18
The Community of John after the Gospel
In Search of the Historical Jesus
Episode 19
In Search of the Historical Jesus
Interpreting Abraham in Hebrews and James
Episode 20
Interpreting Abraham in Hebrews and James
Churches in Crisis in 1-2 Peter and Jude
Episode 21
Churches in Crisis in 1-2 Peter and Jude
New Leaders in the Pastoral Epistles
Episode 22
New Leaders in the Pastoral Epistles
Revelation: Envisioning God's Reality
Episode 23
Revelation: Envisioning God's Reality
The Quest for Unity in the New Testament
Episode 24
The Quest for Unity in the New Testament