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Old Testament Overview
Western Seminary

Old Testament Overview

This course guides you through the major events and themes of the Old Testament.

At a Glance

In this study, Dr. Carl Laney will guide you through the major events and themes of the Old Testament. Dr. Laney is Professor of Biblical Literature at Western Seminary and the author of many books, including "God", "The Divorce Myth", and "Tyndale's Concise Bible Commentary."

Intermediate

10 hours

More Details

Organized in a multiple lesson format, the course provides video lectures, lesson notes and quizzing modules.

Course Outline

  • Lesson 1 - Genesis 1 - 5
  • Lesson 2 - Genesis 6 - 50
  • Lesson 3 - Exodus 1 - 11
  • Lesson 4 - Exodus 12 - 40
  • Lesson 5 - Joshua 1 - 5
  • Lesson 6 - Joshua 6 -24
  • Lesson 7 - Judges 1 - 9
  • Lesson 8 - Judges 10 - Ruth
  • Lesson 9 - 1 Samuel
  • Lesson 10 - 2 Samuel - Kings
  • Lesson 11 - Isaiah
  • Lesson 12 - Jeremiah
  • Lesson 13 - Ezekiel
  • Lesson 14 - Daniel
  • Lesson 15 - Ezra 1 - 6 and Esther
  • Lesson 16 - Ezra 7 - 10 and Nehemiah
  • Lesson 17 - Haggai and Zachariah
  • Lesson 18 - Malachi
  • Lesson 19 - Psalms
  • Lesson 20 - Proverbs

FAQ

What do I need to take this course?
You will need an Internet connection and a Bible.

Who is this course for?
This course is for those who know little or much about the Bible.  It is designed for those who would like to better know what the Old Testament teaches.

Instructors

Carl Laney
Dr. Carl Laney

Dr. Laney is Professor of Biblical Literature at Western Seminary. He earned the Master of Divinity and Master of Theology degrees from Western Seminary, and the Doctor of Theology from Dallas Theological Seminary with post-doctoral research and excavation in Israel with the Institute of Holy Land Studies, Jerusalem.