The Bible is the saga of Yahweh and Adam, the prodigal son and his ever gracious heavenly father; humanity in their rebellion and God in his grace. This narrative begins with Eden and does not conclude until the New Jerusalem is firmly in place. It is all one story. And if you are a believer, it is all your story.
This guide is designed for students interested in Old Testament Introduction. This field covers Old Testament historical-cultural background, the shape and scope of the Old Testament, and the message of the Old Testament. This guide introduces students to Old Testament Introduction from a wide variety of perspectives: evangelical and non-evangelical, popular and academic. Feel free to offer feedback as you use this guide.