Apologetics programs at Southern Seminary train student to defend the Christian faith by grounding it in a biblical worldview. This concentration is for church leaders who are interested in making practical application of apologetics in both local church and cross-cultural ministry contexts.
This concentration is offered in both residential and online formats.
|28630||Christianity and Science||3|
|28660||History and Methods of Apologetics||3|
|28677||Topics in Apologetics||3|
|28720||Problem of Evil||3|
|Choose one of the following:|
|29477||Studies in Ethics||3|
|29560||Christian Ethics and Racial Justice||3|
|29580||Christian Ethics and the Environment||3|
|29600||Christian Ethics and Biomedical Issues||3|
|29850||Christian Ethics and the Family||3|
|32985||History and Religion of Islam||3|
|Total Apologetics Concentration Requirements||18|
This core curriculum is required for the Master of Divinity degree in the School of Theology. It applies to all concentrations.
|31980||Written Communication (if required)1||(2)|
|Biblical and Theological Studies||45|
|20200||Introduction to the Old Testament I||3|
|20220||Introduction to the Old Testament II||3|
|20440||Hebrew Syntax and Exegesis||3|
|22440||Greek Syntax and Exegesis||3|
|22200||Introduction to the New Testament I||3|
|22220||Introduction to the New Testament II||3|
|25100||Introduction to Church History I||3|
|25120||Introduction to Church History II||3|
|26200||Southern Baptist Heritage and Mission||3|
|27060||Systematic Theology I||3|
|27070||Systematic Theology II||3|
|27080||Systematic Theology III||3|
|29250||Survey of Christian Ethics||3|
|40150||Personal Spiritual Disciplines||3|
|Missions, Evangelism and Ministry||25|
|30000||Christian Preaching or||3|
|30020||Preaching Practicum or||3|
|40200||The Worshiping Church2|
|32960||Introduction to Missiology||3|
|34300||Introduction to Biblical Counseling||3|
|40301||Pastoral Ministry or2||3|
|45260||Discipleship and Family Ministry|
|44920||Applied Ministry: BGS or||1|
|44930||Applied Ministry: Mission Trips/Partnership|
|Total Master of Divinity, Apologetics Requirements||88|
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