Ecclesiastes-Isaiah: God Guides His People Through Poets and ProphetsSubscribe to Access
Ecclesiastes-Isaiah: God Guides His People Through Poets and Prophets
DetailsNumber of Lessons: 2Avg. Lesson Length: 26 MinutesTime Required: 2 Hours MinimumLevel: Intermediate
This course, Ecclesiastes-Isaiah: God Guides His People Through Poets and Prophets, takes students through two of the Old Testament books of poetry and then introduces them to the writing prophets—who also used a great deal of poetry in their writings. Ecclesiastes and Song of Songs present the importance of living life under God’s direction. Isaiah introduces the prophetic literature, which is a series of calls to abandon the pursuit of alternative lifestyles and live life God’s way.
With this course you will also receive Ray C. Stedman’s teaching commentary related to this section of the Bible. Click here to see a sample chapter.
I enjoyed this course very much, particularly the time spent on learning about Ecclesiastes.Aileen
Enjoyed this course. Gave me a different perspective on Song of Songs. I also found out what may have happened to Isaiah.Donna
ProfessorDouglas K. Stuart, PhD
- Harvard University, PhD
- Yale Divinity School, graduate studies
- Harvard University, BA
- To introduce students to survey information of the Old Testament.
- To help develop critical and practical aptitudes in understanding the Bible.
- To provide scholarly information that will help students better understand the historical and biblical context of the Old Testament.
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I have learned so much so far and I really appreciate it.Josephine
Good content and insightful.Dale
I’m glad I took this course, and I know its preparing me for the work of God ahead of me. The lectures are easy to understand and I’ll recommend it to others. Thanks for all your help.Senga
I really enjoyed this course. I love to study the history of Israel. This course provides a great overview of these books. It was very informative and beneficial.Heidi
Another excellent courseDiana
Isaiah is one of my favorite books in the Bible. Reading Dr. Stedman’s commentary alongside Dr. Stuart’s lecture on this book allowed for a more thorough learning experience.Kim
One thing I learned from these courses that is primarily teaching to obey the Lord and do what is right in His eyes.Masayoshi
Really great insights into interpreting these books. Summaries are well done. Especially Isaiah which is a massive book. Makes me appreciate God revelation even more to know it all applies to my life today.Dorothy
Great course!! I learned a lot of new things that I didn’t know about these books!!Phaedra