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Raymon Hanson

Job Title

  • Adjunct Instructor
    Christian Ministries (B.A.), College of Adult and Professional Studies

Highlight

Biblical/historical studies related to the Ancient Near East and to the Jewish background of Christianity, how the teachings of Scripture are relevant for living in today's world.

Started at Bethel

2001

Education

  • Hebrew University, Jerusalem - Jewish Studies,
  • University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire - B.A., 1985
  • Bethel Seminary - M.Div., 1989
  • Luther Seminary - PhD, 2015
  • Bethel University - Post-Secondary Teaching Certificate , 2014

Biography

Hanson has 15 years of experience teaching adults in the areas of Bible interpretation, Bible survey, Christian life, and biblical theology. He has owned a small business for over 25 years and is a military veteran. Hanson is actively involved in local church ministries, teaching adult Bible studies, leading youth classes, and speaking at retreats. His PhD dissertation: A Socio-Rhetorical Examination of Twin Psalm 111/112.

Courses Taught

Courses taught at Bethel Univerity:  BIBL101 Introduction to the Bible; CHMN140 Spiritual Quest; BIBL230 Bible in Real Life; BIBL 310; BIBL360 Understanding the Bible; BIBL441 Significance of the Old Testament; BIBL442 Significance of the New Testament; CHMN451 Communication in Ministry; THEO415 Understanding Worldviews; CHMN481 Internship Practicum

Certificates and Licenses

Post Secondary Teaching Certificate

Professional Organizations, Committees, and Boards

ETS Evangelical Theological Society

SBL Society of Biblical Literature 

Hobbies and Interests

Traveling, fishing, hunting, yearly camping trips to the BWCA.

Areas of expertise

Biblical/historical studies related to the Ancient Near East and to the Jewish background of Christianity, how the teachings of Scripture are relevant for living in today's world.

Website

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