Through teaching and mentoring, faculty members in the Center for Biblical and Theological Foundations seek to lead students to mature understanding of the Bible and the Christian worldview. The goal is for each student to know God’s Word, reflect on its teaching theologically, and apply it appropriately.


BT 510 is a prerequisite to all of the Old Testament and New Testament courses at St. Paul, and recommended at San Diego, with the exception of Greek language courses. Some locations require courses to be taken in sequence. Advanced Old Testament courses are not to be taken before completing the beginning sequence. CP 510 is a prerequisite to advanced preaching courses.