Introduction to Christian Studies

Speaker(s): Bruce Waltke, Don Lewis, James Houston, James I. Packer, Loren Wilkinson, Samuel Mikolaski, Ward Gasque, William Dumbrell
Date: 1985
Length: 7:00:46
Product ID: RGVD1514S

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This lecture series is an introduction to some of the courses given at Regent College in 1985.

  1. Theological Education: Why Bother by J.I. Packer
  2. Exegesis & Hermeneutics by Bruce Waltke
  3. Biblical Theology by William Dumbrell
  4. Systematic Theology by Samuel Mikolaski
  5. Church History by Don Lewis
  6. Christianity & Culture by Don Lewis
  7. Christianity & Culture by Loren Wilkinson
  8. The Ministry of the Laity by Ward Gasque
  9. Theology Education as Spiritual Formation by James Houston

See All Audio by Bruce Waltke Don Lewis James Houston James I. Packer Loren Wilkinson Samuel Mikolaski Ward Gasque William Dumbrell

Bruce Waltke is Professor Emeritus in Old Testament Studies at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia. He is the author of Genesis: A Commentary, Creation and Chaos, Finding the Will of God: A Pagan Notion?, An Introduction to Biblical Hebrew Syntax, and commentaries on Micah. He also served on the translation committee of the NIV Bible.

Donald M. Lewis is Professor of Church History at Regent College and is the Secretary of the Anglican Studies Program. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. He is author of Lighten Their Darkness: The Evangelical Mission to Working-Class London, 1828-1860, The Future Shape of Anglican Ministry, and The Origins of Christian Zionism: Evangelical Support for a Jewish Homeland, as well as editor of Christianity Re-born: The Global Expansion of Evangelicalism in the 20th Century and The Blackwell Dictionary of Evangelical Biography 1730-1860.

James M. Houston is Board of Governors' Professor of Spiritual Theology at Regent College. Previously, he was University Lecturer at Oxford University. He is author of I Believe in the Creator, In Search of Happiness, The Heart's Desire: A Guide to Personal Fulfillment, The Transforming Power of Prayer: Deepening Your Friendship with God., Joyful Exiles, and Letters of Faith Through the Seasons.

James I. Packer is the Board of Governors' Professor of Theology at Regent College. His many books include Knowing God and Rediscovering Holiness.

Loren E. Wilkinson is retired as Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies & Philosophy at Regent College. Previously he served as Associate Professor in the Department of English at Seattle Pacific College and Fellow at the Calvin Center for Christian Scholarship. He is editor of Earthkeeping in the Nineties: Stewardship of Creation, and co-wrote Caring for Creation in Your Own Backyard with his wife, Mary Ruth.

Samuel Mikolaski is former Pioneer McDonald Professor at Carey Theological College and Regent College.

Ward Gasque is President of the Pacific Association for Theological Studies. His experience has included the co-founding of Regent College where he served for more than 20 years; founding president of New College Berkeley, California; first provost of Eastern University, Saint Davids, Pennsylvania; and Vice President and Academic Dean at Tyndale Seminary, Toronto, at a time of transition.

William J. Dumbrell, retired from Trinity Theological College in Singapore, is the former Academic Dean and Professor of Biblical Studies at Regent College, as well as former Dean of Graduate Studies at Moore Theological College, Sydney. His books include Covenant and Creation, The End of the Beginning and The Faith of Israel: Its Expression in the Books of the Old Testament.

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