NT422/432/622/632 The Epistle to the Hebrews

Hebrews is a unique book in that it moves from beautiful images of Jesus and His work to powerful and serious warnings for those who would suppose to follow Him. This subject examines the historical situation that gave rise to this epistle as well as studying the major themes that emerge from it.

Subject CodeNT422 - Undergraduate (English)
NT622 - Graduate (English)
NT432 - Undergraduate (Greek)
NT632 - Graduate (Greek)
Pre-requisitesNT301/501 and NT302/502 and OT303/503
Study ModesMST Wantirna Campus or Online
Next AvailableSemester 1, 2019

Dr. Greg Forbes



    Both the On-Campus and Distance modes of this subject will be taught by Dr. Greg Forbes.

      Time Commitment

      The On-Campus mode of this subject will require a time commitment of roughly 10-12 hours per week, which is made up of both lecture/in-class time and self directed study.

      The Distance mode of this subject will require a time commitment of roughly 10-12 hours per week in total.


        Assessments will be advised first week of class.

          Recommended Text Books

          English & Greek

          • Mason, E. F. & K. B. McCruden, Reading the Epistle to the
            Hebrews: A Resourse for Students
            (Atlanta: Society of Biblical
            Literature, 2011).
          • Lane, W. L., Hebrews (Word Biblical Commentary; Dallas:
            Word, 1991, 2 vols.)

          and either:

          • O’Brien, Peter T., The Letter to the Hebrews (Pillar New
            Testament Commentary; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2010)


          • Cockerill, Gareth Lee, The Epistle to the Hebrews (New
            International Commentary on the New Testament; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans,

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