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Course Name: Simply Good News

Subtitle: Embrace the concept of ‘good news’ as it was understood in the 1st Century New Testament world in order to live in it!

Instructor: Taught by N.T. Wright, Professor

Category: Academics

Subcategory: Humanities

Provided by: Udemy

Price: $30 (before discount)

Free coupon code: See above (no charge for coupon)

Review info & popularity

As of July 20, 2016…

Students: 1324 students enrolled

Ratings: 121 reviews

Rank: ranked #14 in Udemy Academics Courses

Brief course description

This course is a short course based on Prof. N.T. Wright’s latest book, Simply Good News. Tom Wright will guide you through the chapters of his book through videos that suggest what some of the main points are. You will instantly get into the heart of the idea of ‘good news’ as it was understood by the 1st Century writers of the New Testament. You will be brought into their world in order to make more sense of what ‘good news’ means in our world. In the course you will have reading assignments from Tom’s book. You should acquire Tom Wright’s book, Simply Good News, in whatever format that works for you. It can be the normal print versions, whether hard cover or electronic, or you may want to acquire the audible version. This course will be a great introduction to Tom’s most recent book that will allow you to live in place where ‘good news’ makes a difference.

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N.T. Wright bio

N.T Wright received his BA, MA and PHD from Oxford University. He taught New Testament at Cambridge, McGill and Oxford Universities 1978-1993. He was Dean of Lichfield, then Canon of Westminster, then Bishop of Durham (Church of England), 1994-2010. Since 2010 Prof. Wright has been Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at the University of St Andrews, Scotland. He has published over 75 books and hundreds of articles. Prof. Wright recently received the Burkitt Medal from the British Academy for services to New Testament scholarship. He enjoys writing, lecturing, mentoring students and an occasional round of golf. He delights in spending time with his family in the midst of a busy schedule of writing and traveling.

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Final details for this Udemy course

Languages: English

Skill level: Beginner Level

Lectures: 18 lessons

Duration: 1.5 hours of video

What you get: examine through this academic course by N.T. Wright, professor at St. Andrews University, Scotland, how the 1st Century concept of ‘good news’ has relevance today

Target audience: Simply Good News is an introductory course based on the teachings of Prof. N.T. Wright and his book bearing the same title. The student will be guided through the idea of what ‘good news’ meant to the 1st Century person living in the Roman Empire. The course will also guide the student to understand how that ‘good news’ is to be understood by readers of the New Testament in the 21st Century.

Requirements: Students should acquire the textbook ‘Simply Good News’ by N.T. Wright (HarperOne, 2015). ISBN: 0062334344.

Access: Lifetime access

Peace of mind: 30 day money back guarantee

Availability: available online, as well as on iOS and Android

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