Sermons by Todd Austin (Page 9)
The class discusses the comparison of the standard interpretations that were discussed in week 1 with the “first reader” interpretation from week 11.
Todd Austin teaches on how the first hearers of Genesis 1 would have understood it. Genesis 1 Week 11
The class on Genesis 1 continues with an examination of how the ancient author and hearers/readers would have heard a Cosmic Temple story that we don’t usually see.
We continue the discussion of the ANE functional ontology versus the modern material ontology.
The class covers the difference between a functional ontology and a material ontology, as presented in John Walton’s books and presentations. Genesis 1 Week 5 Youth Group Notes Genesis 1 Week 5 Slides
An overview of the commonalities between ancient near eastern creation accounts and the Genesis creation account. Genesis Week 4 Slides Bibliography for Genesis Class Near Eastern Backgrounds
Todd Austin teaches on the things that get in the way of us understanding Genesis clearly. Notes & Slides from Class
Todd Austin introduces the study of Genesis 1. This class includes the instructions to the youth group on taking notes, as well as an overview of some of the views on how to interpret Genesis 1. Genesis Slides Week 01 Genesis Class Notes 01
Todd Austin finishes the series on the history of science and religion.
Todd Austin teaches on the historical relationship between science and religion.