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Biblical Text


On behalf of the undergraduate Department of Biblical Studies, welcome to this information page for our Biblical Text major at LCU. We are pleased that you are interested in our program and are here to advise you as you consider what we have to offer.

When you begin as a major in Biblical Text, our academically well-prepared faculty, most of whom also work in various ministries, are eager to walk beside you during your college journey as you prepare to serve effectively in His kingdom.

If I can help you in any way, I would be delighted to visit with you.

Jesse C. Long, Jr., Ph.D.
Professor of Old Testament and Biblical Archaeology

What will I be prepared to do when I graduate?

Spiritual Formation

foster personal spiritual formation habits and lead others in spiritual formation

Biblical Interpretation

interpret the Bible meaningfully for today’s audiences.

Historic and Theological Reflection

evaluate current culture in light of Christian history and theology.

Effective Communication

prepare engaging sermons and lessons.

See Degree Plan Details!

Visit the University Catalog here to view this and other courses making up Biblical Studies degree plans.

“Many of the professors have positions as rural preachers, giving us a chance to see them practice what they preach.”

“Faculty mentoring was an enormous strength. I cannot emphasize that enough.”

Bible majors have the opportunity to tour Israel with an accomplished biblical archaeologist.