TS725: RELIGIOUS THEMES IN MEDIA

Difficulty: Advanced
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Text:

The only required textbook is the Holy Bible (preferably KJV or NKJV)

 

Description:

This course is designed to broaden and awaken the student’s spiritual eyes through modern-day media. The student is required to view several movies and extract the biblical/theological/prophetic content of each movie, including major theological tenants, themes and character studies and identification.

 

Goals:

  1. To observe biblical and theological themes and tenants through modern-day media
  2. To be able to perform character studies, noting the similarities, likenesses and attributes of major biblical characters as displayed in modern content via movies
  3. To objectively view, critique and evaluate modern media in view of biblical, theological and prophetic teachings of the Holy Scripture

 

Requirements:

Access to a DVD player and a Netflix membership

Those movies/series not available via Netflix may be purchased via Amozon.Com or eBay

Resources:

http://www.biblegateway.com – online Bible resource

http://www.netflix.com – Movie/TV Program rentals

 

NOTE: some movies are not available on Netflix via the online only membership

http://www.amazon.com – Resource for the acquisition of movies

http://www.ebay.com – Resource for the acquisition of movies

Be sure to watch the PowerPoint Presentation for this course and take the required quiz for it.

Lessons