Bible Doctrine

Bible Doctrine

Taught by Wayne Grudem

The Bible Doctrine online course explores the essentials of the Christian faith and doctrine, taking an accessible approach to systematic theology marked by clarity, strong scriptural emphasis, and thoroughness in scope and detail.

Course Details

  • 34 Units

  • Self-paced

  • 6 hours of video

  • Beginner

  • Bible Doctrine

12 Month Access
$179.99 USD

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Course Description

How do we know the Bible is God’s Word? What is sin and where did it come from? How is Jesus fully God and fully man? What are spiritual gifts? When and how will Christ return?

If you’ve asked questions like these, then “Systematic theology” is no abstract term. It's an approach to finding answers every Christian needs to know. The Bible Doctrine online course takes a highly commended reference on systematic theology and makes it accessible to the average student. Wayne Grudem covers the essentials of the faith, giving you a firm grasp on seven key topics:

  • The Doctrine of the Word of God
  • The Doctrine of God
  • The Doctrine of Man
  • The Doctrine of Christ
  • The Doctrine of the Application of Redemption
  • The Doctrine of the Church
  • The Doctrine of the Future

By completing this course, you’ll gain:

  • A greater understanding of and appreciation for systematic theology
  • Awareness of the basic doctrines of the Christian faith
  • Familiarity with Scripture as application to your life
  • Confidence in your growing knowledge through personalized review sessions, unit assessments, and award-winning memory building tools

Meet Your Instructors

Wayne Grudem

PhD, University of Cambridge

MDiv, Westminster Theological Seminary

BA, Harvard University

Wayne Grudem is research professor of theology and biblical studies at Phoenix Seminary in Phoenix, Arizona. He taught at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School for 20 years. He has also served as the president of the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood and president of the Evangelical Theological Society. He holds degrees from Harvard (AB), Westminster Theological Seminary (MDiv, DD), and Cambridge (PhD). He is the author of more than 100 academic articles and over a dozen books, including the bestselling Systematic Theology.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Systematic Theology

  • The Authority and Inerrancy of the Bible

  • The Clarity, Necessity, and Sufficiency of the Bible

  • The Character of God: “Incommunicable” Attributes

  • The “Communicable” Attributes of God

  • The Trinity

  • Creation

  • God’s Providence

  • Prayer

  • Angels, Satan, and Demons

  • The Creation of Man

  • Man as Male and Female

  • Sin

  • The Person of Christ

  • The Atonement

  • Resurrection and Ascension


  • Common Grace

  • Election

  • The Gospel Call

  • Regeneration

  • Conversion (Faith and Repentance)

  • Justification and Adoption

  • Sanctification (Growth in Likeness to Christ)

  • The Perseverance of the Saints (Remaining a Christian)

  • Death, the Intermediate State, and Glorification

  • The Nature of the Church

  • Baptism

  • The Lord’s Supper

  • Gifts of the Holy Spirit: (I) General Questions

  • Gifts of the Holy Spirit: (II) Specific Gifts

  • The Return of Christ: When and How?

  • The Millennium

  • The Final Judgment and Eternal Punishment

  • The New Heavens and New Earth



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