OT302 Book Study: Genesis

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In OT302 Book Study: Genesis, Dr. John Walton shows how Genesis came to be; how this biblical text can speak to crucial contemporary questions about gender, science, and more; and how teachers and pastors can exegete important Genesis passages. Anyone responsible for speaking or teaching on the Old Testament won’t want to miss Dr. Walton’s exposition of the entire book of Genesis.

Introduction

Introducing the Speaker and the Course

Introducing the Speaker and the Course

4m

Composition and Authorship of Genesis

Date and Authorship

Date and Authorship

4m
Composition, Transmission, and Compilation

Composition, Transmission, and Compilation

7m
Exploring the Ancient Writing Process

Exploring the Ancient Writing Process

4m

Genesis and the Ancient Near East

Understanding the Original Context

Understanding the Original Context

7m
Ancient Cosmologies

Ancient Cosmologies

5m
Creating Collections and Finding Parallels in Ancient Near Eastern Myths

Creating Collections and Finding Parallels in Ancient Near Eastern Myths

6m
Ancient Archives

Ancient Archives

4m
Historicity of Ancient Documents

Historicity of Ancient Documents

5m
Genesis and Science

Genesis and Science

5m

Creation: Genesis 1–2

In the Beginning

In the Beginning

6m
God Created

God Created

5m
Analyzing the Direct Objects of Bara with the Bible Word Study

Analyzing the Direct Objects of Bara with the Bible Word Study

5m
Tohu Wavohu

Tohu Wavohu

5m
Creation: Day One

Creation: Day One

4m
Creation: Days Two and Three

Creation: Days Two and Three

6m
Summary of Days One to Three

Summary of Days One to Three

7m
Creation: Days Four, Five, and Six

Creation: Days Four, Five, and Six

4m
Image of God

Image of God

8m
Consulting Commentaries on the Plural Pronoun in Genesis 1:26

Consulting Commentaries on the Plural Pronoun in Genesis 1:26

5m
Creation: Day Seven

Creation: Day Seven

8m
Cosmos as Temple

Cosmos as Temple

5m
Transitions and Toledoth Statements

Transitions and Toledoth Statements

6m
Analyzing the Toledoth Formula with Reverse Interlinears

Analyzing the Toledoth Formula with Reverse Interlinears

5m
Human Beings

Human Beings

7m
The Garden of Eden

The Garden of Eden

8m
Looking Up Hebrew Terms Using a Reverse Interlinear

Looking Up Hebrew Terms Using a Reverse Interlinear

5m
A Priestly Helper

A Priestly Helper

8m

The Fall and Sin: Genesis 3–11

The Serpent and the Fall

The Serpent and the Fall

8m
Consequences of Sin for the Woman

Consequences of Sin for the Woman

7m
Enmity between the Serpent and the Woman

Enmity between the Serpent and the Woman

5m
The Woman’s Desire

The Woman’s Desire

7m
Consequences of Sin for the Man

Consequences of Sin for the Man

4m
Cain and Abel

Cain and Abel

6m
Genealogies in Genesis

Genealogies in Genesis

7m
Sons of God and Daughters of Men

Sons of God and Daughters of Men

8m
Exploring Ancient Interpretations of the “Sons of God”

Exploring Ancient Interpretations of the “Sons of God”

4m
The Flood

The Flood

7m
Blessing, Covenant, and Curse

Blessing, Covenant, and Curse

5m
Tower of Babel

Tower of Babel

9m
Biblical Theology of Sacred Space

Biblical Theology of Sacred Space

7m
Rhetorical Strategy of Genesis

Rhetorical Strategy of Genesis

8m

Abraham: Genesis 12–24

Abram’s Call

Abram’s Call

9m
Biblical Theology of the Covenants

Biblical Theology of the Covenants

6m
Obstacles to the Covenant Promises

Obstacles to the Covenant Promises

6m
More Obstacles: Lot and Invaders

More Obstacles: Lot and Invaders

6m
Ratification of the Covenant

Ratification of the Covenant

6m
Exploring the Cultural Concept of “Covenant”

Exploring the Cultural Concept of “Covenant”

5m
Hagar and Ishmael

Hagar and Ishmael

6m
The Covenant Child and the Covenant Sign

The Covenant Child and the Covenant Sign

5m
Sodom and Gomorrah

Sodom and Gomorrah

4m
‘El ‘Olam and the Removal of Obstacles

‘El ‘Olam and the Removal of Obstacles

6m
Abraham’s Test

Abraham’s Test

10m
Sarah and Rebekah

Sarah and Rebekah

4m

Isaac and Jacob: Genesis 25–36

The Covenant Heirs

The Covenant Heirs

5m
The Isaac Narrative

The Isaac Narrative

6m
Blessing through Deception

Blessing through Deception

7m
Jacob’s Dream and Promise of Blessing

Jacob’s Dream and Promise of Blessing

8m
Jacob in Haran

Jacob in Haran

5m
Jacob’s Return to Canaan

Jacob’s Return to Canaan

6m
Jacob’s Encounter with the Angel

Jacob’s Encounter with the Angel

5m
Jacob Back in Canaan

Jacob Back in Canaan

8m
Theophanies and Family Matters

Theophanies and Family Matters

5m
Using the Names of God Interactive

Using the Names of God Interactive

4m

Jacob’s Sons: Genesis 37–50

Joseph Sold into Slavery

Joseph Sold into Slavery

5m
Judah and Tamar

Judah and Tamar

7m
Plot of the Joseph Story

Plot of the Joseph Story

9m
Resolution of Covenant Issues

Resolution of Covenant Issues

6m

Theological Overview of Genesis

Presence of God, Covenant, and Revelation

Presence of God, Covenant, and Revelation

6m
God’s Mastery in Creation

God’s Mastery in Creation

6m
Order through Covenant and Wisdom

Order through Covenant and Wisdom

5m
History of Israel and Redemptive History in Christ

History of Israel and Redemptive History in Christ

5m
Scripture’s Influence on Our Beliefs

Scripture’s Influence on Our Beliefs

6m
Life Response to Genesis

Life Response to Genesis

7m

Introduction to Methodology

Understanding the Text

Understanding the Text

4m
Lexical-Grammatical Analysis

Lexical-Grammatical Analysis

7m
Cultural-Historical Analysis

Cultural-Historical Analysis

7m
Literary-Rhetorical Analysis

Literary-Rhetorical Analysis

5m
Intertextual Analysis

Intertextual Analysis

4m
Theological-Canonical Analysis

Theological-Canonical Analysis

4m
Authority of the Original Author

Authority of the Original Author

7m
Understanding the Bible’s Main Message

Understanding the Bible’s Main Message

8m
The Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil: Part 1

The Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil: Part 1

9m
The Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil: Part 2

The Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil: Part 2

9m
Exploring the Use of the Phrase “In the Day”

Exploring the Use of the Phrase “In the Day”

6m

Examples of Exegesis

Genesis 2:24

Genesis 2:24

9m
Genesis 6:1–4

Genesis 6:1–4

9m
Genesis 11:1–9

Genesis 11:1–9

10m
Understanding the Sabbath

Understanding the Sabbath

7m
Women’s Roles

Women’s Roles

7m
The Role of Satan

The Role of Satan

11m

Conclusion

Closing Remarks

Closing Remarks

1m