The Kingdom of God: Genesis to the Gospels

Speaker(s): Nicholas Perrin
Date: Summer 2019
Length: 10:10:18
Product ID: RGDL4918S

Purchase Options:

MP3 Download - $34.99

Description

Focusing on the canonical Gospels, this course will examine the theme of the kingdom of God. After an initial review of modern approaches to this topic, we will undertake a deep read of relevant biblical passages with a view to attempting a theological profile of the kingdom. By design the course will be at once exegetical and theological.

Both theoretical (What is the kingdom of God? and its characteristic traits? What is the relationship between kingdom and church/state?) and practical issues (What implications does kingdom participation have for both ecclesial mission and personal vocation?) will be explored in class discussion.

See All Audio by Nicholas Perrin

Nicholas Perrin (Ph.D., Marquette University) is the President of Trinity International University. He is a speaker and author of numerous articles and books, and is the former Dean of Wheaton Graduate School, where he later held the Franklin S. Dyrness Chair of Biblical Studies. Prior to coming to Wheaton in 2005, he served as Research Assistant for N. T. Wright (2000-2003), Professor at Biblical Seminary (2003-2005), and pastor at several churches.

Related Audio

Details / Buy

From Easter to Ascension: Ascending with Christ by taking up the Cross

Speaker: John Behr

Details / Buy

How to speak right about God

Speaker: Drew Lewis

Details / Buy

Not Ashamed

Speaker: Bruce Hindmarsh

Details / Buy

Choose Hope: Living in a time of uncertainty

Speaker: Peter Shaw

Details / Buy

Reading the Old Testament as a Christian

Speaker: Tremper Longman III

Details / Buy

Arrows of Desire: A Theology of Love and Longing

Speaker: Malcolm Guite

Details / Buy

Learning from Jesus's Life in the Spirit

Speaker: Cherith Fee Nordling

Details / Buy

Investing in Heaven: The Ultimate use of Money

Speaker: Paul Stevens

Details / Buy

Following in the Steps of Pastor Paul: Culture Making in the Church

Speaker: Scot McKnight

Details / Buy

Religion and the Rise of Science

Speaker: Peter Harrison

Details / Buy

CONTEMPORARY POETRY AND THE COMPLEXITIES OF HUMAN EXPERIENCE

Speaker: Chad Wriglesworth