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Bible Concentration and Minor

Bible Concentration and Minor

Bible Minor at Messiah College

Learn to interpret biblical texts responsibly and to reflect on religious beliefs and practices by majoring in biblical and religious studies. With a Bible concentration or minor, you will examine the Bible’s content and backgrounds while learning various methods of interpretation. Students in the Bible concentration/minor can take Greek or Hebrew to further their understanding of the Bible’s original text and to meet their general education language requirement. By acquiring tools for biblical interpretation, theological reflection and religious understanding, students with a Bible concentration or minor gain insight into their own faith as well as resources for becoming leaders, servants and reconcilers in church and society.

Job options for graduates of the Bible concentration and minor:

  • Pastor/Chaplain
  • Christian education director
  • Youth Pastor
  • Bible Professor
  • Humanitarian Services
  • Counselor
  • Missionary
  • Church Administrator
  • Religious publishing

Biblical and Religious Studies

The Bible concentration and minor are offered through the Biblical and Religious Studies department.
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