This course will consist of an in-depth exegetical study of the Book of Romans, in order to examine its doctrines relating to the Gospel. As such, the course will include the study of such doctrines as the depravity of man, the gospel of righteousness, the doctrines of justification, sanctification, and glorification, as well as, the place of Israel in the Plan of God. The course will conclude, as does the book of Romans, with a study of issues regarding the practical Christian life.
1. To identify and briefly explain the characteristics of man’s depravity as discussed in Romans.
2. To identify and briefly explain the doctrines of God’s righteousness addressed in the Book of Romans.
3. To understand God’s righteousness in His relationship with Israel.
4. To understand how believers express God’s righteousness in their daily walk.