ncBc's Foundations for further studies


ncBc’s Foundations section contains posts with resources related to the foundations for further academic studies: Hermeneutics and Exegesis, Biblical Languages, Einleitungswissenschaft, Biblical Theology

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  • ncBc Curriculum outlinencBc Curriculum
    September 17, 2012 - Outline of ncBc's formal teaching curriculum and our formal resources (0100010-ncb-curriculum-out-bcrx)
  • 1012000-fnd-trivium-logic-set-bcrxGood Reasoning (Trivium: Logic)
    July 31, 2008 - Brief article describing basic elements of logic and good reasoning (1012000-fnd-trivium-logic-set-bcrx)
  • 1013000-fnd-trivium-rhetoric-set-bcrxClassical Rhetoric: Canons and Kinds (Trivium)
    August 16, 2014 - The two charts in this set focus on some of the essentials of classical rhetoric (1013000-fnd-trivium-rhetoric-set-bcrx)
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Hermeneutics and Exegesis

  • 1100000-hrm-bible-std-appr-how-bcrxBible Study Approach
    January 22, 2013 - Two-page guide, presenting an approach to the study of a passage (1100000-hrm-bible-std-appr-how-bcrx)
  • 1100000-hrm-discourse-analysis-cht-bcrxDiscourse Analysis
    October 19, 2011 - Chart summarizing the "Ways to Look at the Biblical Text" and "Seven Standards of Textuality" (1100000-hrm-discourse-analysis-cht-bcrx)
  • 1100000-hrm-lit-crit-world-txt-cht-bcrxLiterary Criticism: Text
    July 28, 2008 - Chart summarizing literary criticism and the world of the text (1100000-hrm-lit-crit-world-txt-cht-bcrx)
  • 1100000-hrm-theor-lng-task-intrp-cht-bcrxTheories of Language and the Task of Interpretation
    May 20, 2008 - Chart summarizing and comparing theories of "language as reference" with the theory of "language as discourse" (1100000-hrm-theor-lng-task-intrp-cht-bcrx)
  • 1100000-hrm-txt-crit-nt-wt-cht-bcrxNT Textual Criticism
    January 11, 2013 - HowTo guide and reference for both "Weighing the Textual Evidence" and "Text-types and their Sources" (1100000-hrm-txt-crit-nt-wt-cht-bcrx)
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Biblical Languages

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  • 1311000-eot-dochyp-comp-cht-bcrxDocumentary Hypothesis: A Comparison
    March 14, 2008 - Chart comparing the Wellhausen's and Friedman's presentation of the Documentary Hypothesis (1311000-eot-dochyp-comp-cht-bcrx)
  • 1311000-eot-dochyp-crithist-cht-bcrxCritical History of the Documentary Hypothesis
    March 14, 2008 - Four-page chart outlining key contributors to the development of the Documentary Hypothesis (1311000-eot-dochyp-crithist-cht-bcrx)
  • 1311000-eot-dochyp-pent-develop-cht-bcrxDevelopment of the Pentateuch
    March 14, 2008 - Flowchart showing the development of the Pentateuch according to the Documentary Hypothesis (1311000-eot-dochyp-pent-develop-cht-bcrx)
  • Documentary Source CharacteristicsDocumentary Source Characteristics
    March 14, 2008 - Chart characterizing the J, E, D, and P sources of the Documentary Hypothesis (1311000-eot-dochyp-src-char-cht-bcrx)
  • 1311000-eot-dochyp-src-pent-cht-bcrxSources of the Pentateuch
    July 25, 2008 - Chart summarizing documentary sources (JEPD) for major passages of the Pentateuch. (1311000-eot-dochyp-src-pent-cht-bcrx)
  • 1322000-2tp-lit-apoc-pseud-1enoch-overvw-cht-bcrx-201503091 Enoch – Overview
    July 8, 2009 - Chart summarizing the content of the pseudepigraphal book of 1 Enoch (1322000-2tp-lit-apoc-pseud-1enoch-overvw-cht-bcrx)
  • OT Apocrypha and PseudepigraphaApocrypha and Pseudepigrapha (OT)
    July 14, 2015 - Apocryphal and Pseudepigraphal OT Works, listed and described in five-page chart (1322101-2tp-lit-apoc-pseud-ot-works-cht-bcrx)
  • Outline of DSS DocumentsOutline of the Dead Sea Scroll Documents
    June 29, 2015 - Outline organizing the well-preserved Dead Sea Scroll texts (1322200-2tp-dss-out-bcrx)
  • Chart of DSS texts related to BibleBiblically-Related Works from Qumran
    July 1, 2015 - Five-page chart, representing a selection of DSS texts related to Bible (1322202-2tp-dss-bib-works-cht-bcrx)
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Biblical Theology

  • 1410000-ott-his-dev-post-enlight-flo-bcrxPost-Enlightenment Biblical Theology
    June 2, 2010 - History and Development of . . . - a branching flowchart / timeline, highlighting major movements and figures (1410000-ott-his-dev-post-enlight-flo-bcrx)
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