Portable Seminary, The: A Master's Level Overview in One Volume

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David Horton
Baker Publishing Group, Sep 1, 2006 - Religion - 784 pages
199 Reviews
The Breadth of a Master's Degree in Biblical Studies--Complete in One Volume

Take your theological education to the next level without the time, expense, and formality of seminary. Discover all the major topics in a typical seminary master's program authoritatively taught by respected professors, authors, and leaders. This introduction to a biblical studies degree is ideal for the layperson or anyone in vocational ministry who lacks the time or finances to attend classes, who lives where formal training is unavailable, or whose previous education is primarily secular. Study what you want, when you want. Also useful as a handy one-volume reference.

In The Portable Seminary you'll study

* surveys of the Old and New Testaments
* systematic theology
* biblical languages
* church history
* missions
* ethics
* Christian education...and more

The distinguished international faculty includes

Robert G. Clouse
Kenneth O. Gangel
Norman L. Geisler
Julie Gorman
Alister E. McGrath
A. Scott Moreau
Mark A. Noll
Bruce L. Shelley
Robert H. Stein
Tite Tiénou
John R.W. Stott
Ravi Zacharias
...and many more!

Continue--or begin--your theological education today.

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A very well written overview, very easy to read. - Christianbook.com
I shall value it also as a work of reference. - Christianbook.com
This will be a reference for me. - Christianbook.com
The key word is "overview." - LibraryThing

Makes a Great Gift + Nice Overview

User Review  - BoJersey - Christianbook.com

I have given this out as gifts for church members who have completed certification courses on the Bible or theology as a way to encourage them to consider seminary. It is also a nice reference tool ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kelvin Niblett - Goodreads

This is a very usefully book in giving an overview of the significant topics that both the Christian academic and lay person will need to get their head around. Having a degree in theology, I still ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

David Horton is a former businessman, missionary, and mission executive whose publishing experience began nearly twenty years ago. A graduate of Oregon State University, he is currently editorial director at Bethany House Publishers and the author of three previous books, including Boys Life Adventure Bible Storybook.

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