Old Testament Prophets and Writings
Providing a great overview of the second half of the OT (1 Chronicles to Malachi). An excellent entry-level unit, you’ll become equipped to discuss the content and character of the prophetic books and latter Writings.
Christianity in History to 1550
Another ideal entry-level unit that introduces the phases and developments in the history of Christianity and surveys the life and thought of its key figures from Pentecost through to the pre-Reformation era.
LIVE ONLINE (VIDEO CONFERENCE) UNITS
The Continental Reformation
This unit surveys the major phases and developments in Christian history during the time of the Reformation throughout Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. With a focus on the key players and consequences during this exciting period of world history, you’ll be able to see how its events continue to shape Christianity in the present day and to apply the perspectives from this period to current issues in ministry.
Live Online: Tuesdays, 10AM to 1PM
Theology: The Doctrine of God and the Work of Christ
Rev Dr Michael Flinn will lead this exploration of the being and attributes of God, the Holy Trinity, and the life and work of Christ. This key unit is designed to help students begin to interpret the bible theologically and trace the relationship between vital doctrines and the Christian life.
Live Online: Thursdays, 9AM to 12PM
This engaging unit will help you better understand the beliefs and practices of the world’s foremost non-Christian religious (Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism). Through a careful study of Christian principles of engagement, you’ll also become equipped to share the gospel in a multi-faith world.
Live Online: Thursdays, 1PM to 4PM
Biblical Hebrew B
For continuing students who have completed the Biblical Hebrew A. The unit covers the second-half of the Pratico textbook.
Live Online: Wednesdays, 9AM to 12PM; 12:40PM to 1:40PM
We will offer an intensive from the 22nd to 26th August with preliminary online work, and further assessment afterwards.
Pastoral Ministry in Reformed Churches
This team-taught intensive is ideal for anyone preparing for ordained ministry in a Reformed Church and an excellent in-service training option for elders, potential elders, ministry workers and pastors in the RTC’s supporting denominations.
Drawing upon the history and convictions of Reformed Churches in Australia and NZ and through reflection on the realities of pastoral ministry, this unit will strengthen your ability to articulate your own call to pastoral ministry and the theological convictions that form the basis for it.