Bible Interpretation Courses

BI-604:  Acts-Revelation

This course will utilize the tools of metaphysical interpretation to explore the letters and the Book of Revelation.

 

Required Books:

♦  The New Interpreter's Study Bible, New Revised Standard Version with Apocrypha

♦  The Revealing Word (Charles Fillmore)

♦  The Metaphysical Bible Dictionary (Charles Fillmore)

Books of Interest:

♦  Be Ye Transformed (Elizabeth Sand Turner)


 

BI-605: Hebrew Scriptures

The tools of metaphysical interpretation will be used to explore various stories from the Old Testament.


Required Books:

♦  The New Interpreter's Study Bible, New Standard Version with Apocrypha

♦  The Revealing Word (Charles Fillmore)

♦  The Metaphysical Bible Dictionary (Charles Fillmore)

♦  A journal to record your thoughts (for student's private use)

 

 

BI-802:  Jesus' Teachings in the Bible:

A literal and metaphysical exploration of the teachings of Jesus of Nazareth uncovers the heart of the Unity message and how that message evolves through the process of life.  The primary focus of the course will be the three synoptic gospels - Matthew, Mark and Luke, and the first part of Acts.


Required Books:

♦  The Bible (The New Revised Standard Version is recommended, however a variety of translations in the classroom adds a richness to our understanding)

Optional Materials:

♦  A journal to record your thoughts (for student's private use)

♦  Prayers of the Cosmos (Neal Douglas-Klotz)

 

 

BI-803:  The Christ in the Bible:

Learn how Old Testament messianic prophecy and New Testament accounts of the life and ministry of Jesus tell not only the story of Christ in history but of Christ awakening every soul.  The central focus of the course will be the Gospel of John.


Required Books:

♦  Bible (NSRV preferred)

Optional Materials:

♦  The Metaphysical Bible Dictionary (Charles Fillmore)

♦  The Revealing Word (Charles Fillmore)

 


BI-804:  The Creative Process in the Bible

Explore Unity's unique way of interpreting the seven days of creation from the first chapter of Genesis in the Bible.  Unity metaphysically interprets and uses the seven days of creation as a model for the creative process.  Learn to use these seven steps to create your own life.


Required Books:

♦  The New Interpreter's Study Bible, New Revised Standard Version with the Apocrypha

♦  Metaphysical Bible Dictionary (Charles Fillmore)

Books of Interest:

♦  Let There Be Light (Elizabeth Sand Turner)

♦  The Mysteries of Creation (Errico) (DeVorss)

♦  Mysteries of Genesis (Fillmore)


BI-820:  Overview: Hebrew Scriptures

Build your Bible knowledge with this overview of biblical history and metaphysics.  Make sure you take this basic course as early in your studies as possible.

 

Required Books:

♦  The New Interpreter's Study Bible, New Revised Standard Version with the Apocrypha

♦  Reading the Bible Again for the First Time (Marcus Borg)

Books of Interest:

♦  Don't Know Much About the Bible (Kenneth C. Davis; Perennial, a division of Harper Collins)

 

BI-821:  Overview: Christian Scriptures

Build your Bible knowledge with this overview of biblical history and metaphysics.  Make sure you take this basic course as early in your studies as possible.

 

Required Books:

♦  The New Interpreter's Study Bible, New Revised Standard Version with the Apocrypha

♦  Reading the Bible Again for the First Time (Marcus Borg)

Books of Interest:

♦  Don't Know Much About the Bible (Kenneth C. Davis; Perennial, a division of Harper Collins)