UBBL330: Life & Teachings of Jesus
Azusa Pacific University

Dr. Kathryn Smith

The life, ministry, and teachings of Jesus Christ are the focus of this course. Special attention is given to the content of the synoptic gospels as well as the social, political, and religious conditions of the time. Meets general studies core requirement for God's Word and the Christian Response. Prerequisite(s): completion of 100- and 200-level general studies requirements or instructor's permission

4 Canonical Birth Stories
5 Jesus' World
6 Jesus & Q
7 Teaching of God's Reign - the Sermon on the Mount
8 The Gospel of Thomas
10 Jesus & the Wisdom Tradition
11 Jesus and Miracles
12 The Proclamation of God's Reign
14 The Parables of God's Reign
21 Jesus as the Son of Man
24 The Resurrection
25 The Last Supper
26 Why Did Jesus Die?