Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Bachelor of Divinity (B.Div)


Exegetical Theology

First Advisor

Victor Bartling

Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)

1 John 3:2-3; Matthew 5:8; Exodus 3:4; Exodus 33:20; Judges 6:22; Judges 13:22; Isaiah 6:5; Exodus 24:1; Deuteronomy 13:1-5; Amos 7:12; Isaiah 6:1; 1 Kings 22:19; Ezekiel 1:28; Daniel 7:9; Amos 9:1; Genesis 32:30; Genesis 16:13-14; Exodus 24:9-11; Exodus 33:14; Numbers 12:8; Exodus 33:20-23; Job 19:25-27; Psalm 17:15; Daniel 12:2-3; Psalm 24:3, 6; Psalm 51:10; Isaiah 6:5; John 1:18; Matthew 5:3, 10; Isaiah 61:1-3; Psalm 37:11; 1 Corinthians 13:12; Psalm 143:2; Matthew 13:6;


While Greek and similar systems oftheo1ogy are fascinating, we want to examine briefly some that were a bit more connected and invo1ved with Christianity, and note their stress or lack of stress on the visio Dei. These will not necessarily be contemporary with New Testament times nor is it the purpose of this examination to revea1 their influence on, or their being influenced by the Christian teaching. The purpose of this examination is merely to give the reader an idea of the various strains of thought that were rampant in the people to whom the Christian teaching of the visio Dei was taught.

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