Approach the Bible as more than an instruction book. Unlock the wisdom and knowledge that God has placed there for you to discover: the theological, doctrinal and ethical messages it contains.We are your partners in this discovery. Understand — maybe for the first time — the Bible in its historical context. Join the interdisciplinary discussion as you focus on God’s Word through the lens of history, anthropology, languages, cultures and faith.Become familiar with both past and current theories about how to interpret the Bible. Learn to study the text in a methodical, critical manner. Develop your critical thinking skills as you work to interpret and understand questions you encounter. Sharpen your skills for research and writing. At Olivet, you can:
Putting knowledge to workStudy abroad programs provide opportunity for experiencing the Christian faith in other cultures and countries.Missions in Action (M.I.A.) sponsors student mission trips to serve people living on the continents of Asia, Africa, South America, as well as in the U.S.Careers
then Biblical Studies may be the major you’re seeking.Possible careers include: professor, author, editor, academic administrator, lecturer, seminary librarianBiblical Studies is within the School of Theology and Christian Ministry.
Unlock the wisdom and knowledge that God has placed in His Word for you to discover: the theological, doctrinal and ethical messages it contains.