Theology is the critical study of the nature of the divine creator. It is taught as an academic discipline, typically in universities and seminaries. Theology as an academic discipline involving rational study of Christian teaching.

Theology is the study of religion and the nature of religious ideas. It is the learned profession of training in religious studies at university, or a school of divinity. Religious studies is the academic field of non-biased study into religious beliefs, behaviors, and institutions.

Theology is the study of religion, plain and simple. … The first half of theology is theo-, which means god in Greek. The suffix -logy means “the study of,” so theology literally means “the study of god,” but we usually expand it to mean the study of religion more broadly.

Theology approaches its studies in a systematic fashion:
  • Prolegomena (first principles)
  • Theology Proper. The existence of God. The attributes of God. …
  • Doctrine of Man (theological anthropology)
  • Christology.
  • Soteriology. Justification. Sanctification.
  • Pneumatology (doctrine of the Holy Spirit)
  • Ecclesiology (doctrine of the Church)
  • Eschatology and the afterlife.

Biblical and Theological Studies major is for students who are passionate about understanding the Bibletheology, and what it means to be a Christian today. It’s for students who want to teach God’s word, serve in churches, or infuse their Christian faith into their work in businesses or nonprofits.


Theology as an academic discipline involving rational study of Christian teaching. It is the study of a religion from within that religion’s traditions and perspectives, while religious studies take a more external perspective.

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