Synoptic Gospels

Synoptic Gospels

The Synoptic Gospels

This module introduces the student to Matthew, Mark and Luke, both as individual books with their own distinctive agendas, structures and themes, and also as a synoptic record of the life and ministry of Christ as distinct from the fourth gospel.  It address the issue of the supposed ‘synoptic problem’ and gives reasons why we can have confidence in the reliability of the gospel accounts. Taught by EBC’s Principal, Rev John Brand, the course will run over 10 Wednesday afternoons,…