The Triune God

The Triune God

Taught by Fred Sanders

In the Triune God course, you will explore the main contours of the central and mysterious Christian doctrine of the Trinity.

Course Details

  • 15 Units each

  • Self-paced

  • 4.5 hours of video

  • Intermediate

  • The Triune God

12 Month Access
$179.99 USD

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Course Description

The Triune God course, taught by theologian Fred Sanders, will teach you the riches of Christian thought on the Trinity for the sake of theological renewal. Thought-provoking yet understandable, you’ll explore the biblical, creedal, and confessional shape of this central Christian doctrine.

In particular, The Triune God course secures knowledge of the Trinity in rightly ordered theological language. Material in this course is presented on the basis of the way the Trinity was revealed in Scripture. This course also offers you theological principles for reading Scripture in a thoroughly Trinitarian manner.

By completing this course, you’ll gain:

  • a deeper understanding of Trinitarian theology rooted in Scripture and church history
  • a greater ability to bridge the gap between introductory textbooks and advanced theological treatments of the Trinity
  • guidance for studying Scripture in a Trinitarian manner
  • confidence in your growing knowledge through personalized review sessions and unit assessments

Meet Your Instructors

Fred Sanders

PhD., Graduate Theological Union

Fred Sanders is a professor of theology in the Torrey Honors Institute at Biola University in La Mirada, California. He is the author of numerous books, including The Deep Things of God: How the Trinity Changes Everything, and co-editor of Jesus in Trinitarian Perspective: An Introductory Christology. Fred is also a core participant in the Theological Engagement with California Culture Project and a blogger at Scriptorium Daily.

Course Outline

  • Introduction and Attunement: Gloria Patri

  • Revelation of the Triune God

  • An Inapt Doctrine of Revelation

  • Communicative Missions

  • Not by Tradition

  • Incarnation and Pentecost

  • The Arc of the Biblical Story and Self-Revelation [MIDTERM]

  • God Who Sends God

  • Trinitarian Personhood

  • Trinitarian Exegesis

  • Piecemeal Proof

  • New Covenant Attestation

  • Old Covenant Adumbration, Pt. 1

  • Old Covenant Adumbration, Pt. 2

  • Theses on the Revelation of the Trinity [FINAL EXAM]


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