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Biblical Basics - Part 3 is the third segment of a highly engaging, easy-to-teach, broad sweeping unit about the Bible. This lesson may take 2 or more classes to get through (depending on how long your classes are, how much prior knowledge your students possess, etc.).
If you’re looking for the FULL unit (introduction, parts 1-5, and conclusion) please click HERE. Otherwise, please see below for the details about this particular portion of the Biblical Basics unit.
Topics covered in Biblical Basics - Part 3:
1. The history of the Bible (how to Old Testament came to be written and put together and when, how the New Testament came to be written and put together and when, what councils officially defined the canon of the Bible and when, and when Martin Luther removed 7 books from the Bible and why)
2. The Gnostic Gospels (What are they? Who wrote them? What do they say? Is what they say true? How and why so many TV channels, magazines, websites, etc. use the Gnostic Gospels to create controversy every Christmas and Easter)
3. Why Catholic Bibles have 7 more books than Protestant ones (Martin Luther’s influence, the names given to this collection of 7 extra books, list of 7 books missing from Protestant Bibles)
Included in your digital download:
- Biblical Basics - Part 3 Full Lesson Plan (extremely detailed, step-by-step notes on exactly what to do and say)
- Visually stunning and highly engaging Biblical Basics - Part 3 presentation (provided in both Keynote [Mac] and Powerpoint [PC] formats). Presentation is complete with smooth transitions and builds so all you have to do is click and speak.
- Biblical Basics - Part 3 Student Note Guide
- Did You Know - Gnostic Gospels video (walkthrough video explanation of how to make part of this lesson really engaging and memorable for your students)
- Deuterocanonicals-Apocrypha Song video (video demonstration of a song that I use to help students memorize the terms Deuterocanonicals and Apocrypha)
- Deuterocanonicals-Apocrypha Fun Student Song (video of students showing a fun way to memorize the 7 books missing from Protestant Bibles)
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