New Testament for Ministry

Guiding Students to Apply the New Testament in Its Redemptive and Historical Context to Specific Ministry Contexts

Curated from a lecture series by Brandon Crowe

Course Introduction

About Dr. Brandon Crowe

Rev. Dr. Brandon Crowe (PhD, Edinburgh) is associate professor of New Testament at Westminster Theological Seminary and book review editor for the Westminster Theological Journal.

Dr. Crowe’s academic interests include biblical theology, the Gospels (especially the Gospel of Matthew), the General Epistles, and the early church. His PhD thesis at Edinburgh is entitled The Obedient Son: Deuteronomy and Christology in the Gospel of Matthew, and was published as part of Walter de Gruyter’s BZNW series.

For those who are new to Dr. Crowe’s writing and teaching on his research interests, he recommends several resources as places to start. Consider listening to this interview discussing his work on Deuteronomy and Christology in the Gospel of Matthew. On the subject of the General Epistles, consider his book The Message of the General Epistles in the History of Redemption: Wisdom from James, Peter, John, and Jude, as well as his interview on the book. On the early church, consider his article, “Oh Sweet Exchange! The Soteriological Significance of the Incarnation in the Epistle to Diognetus.

  • IntroductionRuntime: 63 min

Narrative Text

  • Part 1Runtime: 55 min
  • Part 2Runtime: 42 min

Tracing Themes through Scripture

  • Tracing Themes through ScriptureRuntime: 62 min

Beginning of Christ's Ministry

  • Part 1Runtime: 52 min
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  • Part 4Runtime: 61 min


  • MarkRuntime: 33 min

Sermon on the Mount

  • Part 1Runtime: 44 min
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John's Gospel and Epistles

  • Part 1Runtime: 68 min
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    Epistles of John

  • DownloadLecture Outline on the Gospel of JohnFiletype: .pdf
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  • Part 1Runtime: 15 min
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  • Part 3Runtime: 65 min
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Paul's Writings

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  • Part 4Runtime: 62 min
  • Part 5Runtime: 48 min
  • Part 6Runtime: 57 min