Focus: The research of exegetical, hermeneutical, revelation historical and related aspects of the Old and New Testament. 

Subprogramme leader: Dr Albert Coetsee

e-mail: albert.coetsee@nwu.ac.za

Objectives:

To undertake exegetical, revelation historical (theological), canonical (introductory), and related studies of the Old and New Testament.

Projects:

1.  Revelation historical studies: Methodological and thematical studies (e.g. life/death; the covenant).

2.  Canonical studies: Perspectives on and from specific Bible books (e.g. Matthew; John).

3.  Rhetorical & Linguistic studies.

4.  Contextualisation of Bibliology for Africa: Methodological and thematical studies.

5.  Reformational approach in Bibliology: Methodological and thematic studies.