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Baker Publishing Group


General Editor: David Horton
Edition: Hardcover
Price: US$34.99
Number of Pages: 784
Publication Date: Sep. 06


The Breadth of a Master's Degree in Biblical Studies –
Complete in One Volume

Take your theological education to the next level without the time, expense, and formality of seminary. Discover all the major topics in a typical seminary master's program authoritatively taught by respected professors, authors, and leaders. This introduction to a biblical studies degree is ideal for the layperson or anyone in vocational ministry who lacks the time or finances to attend classes, who lives where formal training is unavailable, or whose previous education is primarily secular. Study what you want, when you want. Also useful as a handy one-volume reference.


In The Portable Seminary you'll study

  • surveys of the Old and New Testaments
  • systematic theology
  • biblical languages
  • church history
  • missions
  • ethics
  • Christian education…and more

The distinguished international faculty includes

  • Robert G. Clouse
  • Kenneth O. Gangel
  • Norman L. Geisler
  • Julie Gorman
  • Alister E. McGrath
  • A. Scott Moreau
  • Mark A. Noll
  • Bruce L. Shelley
  • Robert H. Stein
  • Tite Tiénou
  • John R.W. Stott
  • Ravi Zacharias
    …and many more!
Continue—or begin—your theological education today.

About the General Editor

DAVID HORTON is a former businessman, missionary, and mission executive whose publishing experience began nearly twenty years ago. A graduate of Oregon State University, he is currently editorial director at Bethany House Publishers and the author of three previous books, including The Boys Life Adventure Bible Storybook.