THEO303: Theology & the Christian Life
Azusa Pacific University

Dr. Russell Duke

The course provides an introduction to the doctrines of the Christian church, focusing on the Christian life and its relationship to theology. The course approaches theology from an inductive method in the Wesleyan tradition, helping the student learn to think theologically from the Scriptures, orthodox ecumenical tradition, experience, and reason. Meets general studies core doctrine requirement for God's Word and the Christian Response. Prerequisite(s): three units of biblical studies, CMIN 108, PHIL 210 or PHIL 220, or instructor's permission

Class Essay
The Matrix of Christianity

1 Introduction to Theology
2 Attributes of God
3 The Trinity
4 The Nature of Jesus
5 Man & Sin
6 Jesus the Old Testament Messiah
7 Salvation