Catalog of Abilene Christian College, 1925-1926 Page: 47
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COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
designed to be of special benefit to those who anticipate work in
public high schools. Same as Education 343. Text: Teaching
of High School Latin, Game.
355.-Virgil. Study in Books VI-XII or the Georgics. Prerequisite
course 225 and 235.
143.-A Survey Course of the Books of the Bible, Genesis to
Job. The three courses numbers 143, 153 and 163 constitute a
survey of the books of the Old and New Testament. Lectures are
given on the content and message of each book. The course is
introductory in its nature and furnishes a telescopic view of the
literature and history of the Bible. This greatest Book is presented
as the Word of God. Its fundamental teachings are stressed
and its great characters set forth. The beauty and the power
of God's message is presented to the class and all are encouraged
to make the Bible the guide of their personal lives. The Bible
is the Text book. Outside reading throwing light upon the geography
and history of the Bible is assigned from time to time. All
students are given the opportunity of asking questions and presenting
their personal problems.
153.-A Survey of the Books of the Bible, Job through Malachi.
This course is offered as a continuation of 143 and deals
with the content and messages of the remaining books of the Old
Testament. The same method of lectures, questions and assigned
readings and papers is used as in Bible 143.
163.-A Survey of the Books of the Bible, the New Testament.
This course completes the study of the content and messages of
the books in the Old and New Testament. Special emphasis is
placed upon the life of Jesus while in the flesh and the establishment
and growth of the Church of God. The personality and
teaching of Christ is made a matter for personal investigation and
His life is set forth as that of our ideal Friend, our Saviour, and
the Son of God.
243.-A Study of the Life of Jesus. This course presents the
material of the four gospel accounts in detail and undertakes a
genuine understanding of the content of each book and a view
of the whole material as presenting personality, life and teaching
of Jesus, the Christ, the Son of God. The gospel according
to Matthew, Mark, Luke and John constitute the basis of the
study, together with lectures, assigned reading, class discussion
and papers. This is fundamentally a presentation of the con
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