Project Description

Follow the journey of Daniel and his companions in exile with Professor N.T. Wright as your guide.

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The course will encourage and challenge people. Jesus himself picks up themes from the Book of Daniel in what we find in the Gospels.

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About the Course

The Book of Daniel is a story of the vindication of God´s people while in exile. Prof.
N.T. Wright walks the student through the various mysterious, extraordinary, and
amazing journey of Daniel and his companions.  

Course objectives

  • Learn how the Old Testament Book of Daniel fits into the overall
    narrative of the Bible.
  • Become familiar with the different literary types found in this
    fascinating, but sometimes mysterious, biblical book.
  • Understand how the writings contained in the Book of Daniel were
    understood in the context of the historical period of the Jews before Jesus’ day.
  • Discover how the Book of Daniel figures into the life, story, and
    ministry of Jesus and of his followers.

Recommended for:

  • Anyone interested in creating a more meaningful life through biblical wisdom
  • Clergy looking for resources or inspiration to enhance their sermons and other work in the church, as well as their ongoing personal spiritual journeys
  • Religious scholars looking to further their own research and studies or supplement their lectures and lessons on the Book of Daniel
  • Fans of N.T. Wright interested in Prof. Wright’s insights on this intriguing book of the Bible

Also Gain:

  • Insights into the mysterious and extraordinary story of Daniel
  • Inspiration for incorporating biblical wisdom into your life
  • Deeper understanding of literary devices used throughout the Book of Daniel
  • Online lectures by Prof. N.T. Wright
  • Interactive quizzes

Registered 501c3 non-profit organization
Courses developed for N.T. Wright Online are made possible by the generous donations of people who support the Wisconsin Center for Christian Study, Inc., a registered 501c3 non-profit organization. Tuition paid enables us to provide scholarships for those in need and allows us to fund new courses and translations of existing courses, and we are able to offer courses at significant discounts.